Last updated Aug 29, 2018
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There are four types of cookies used on the TimeCenter websites:1. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log in to secure areas of our site.2. Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow us to recognise you and remember choices you make (such as mobile device preferences) when you return to our website.3. Performance or Analytical Cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a TimeCenter website. For example, TimeCenter uses Google Analytics to track anonymized usage statistics for the site. This data is used to analyse how frequently people visit the site, how the website is found and which pages are most frequently viewed. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. This information is combined with data from thousands of other users to create an overall view of website use, and is never identified individually or personally. These cookies are only used to identify ways to improve the website.
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|Domain||Cookie Name||Cookie Type||Purpose||Expires||More Information|
|timecenter.com||PHPSESSID||Strictly Necessary||Session tracking - enables our web server to allow users to move around the website without having to authenticate.||On logout /
|Webpages cannot remember a visitor. A user going from page to page will be treated by the website as a completely new visitor. Session cookies enable the website you are visiting to keep track of your movement from page to page so you don't get asked for the same information you've already given to the site. Session cookies allow you to proceed through many pages of a site quickly and easily without having to authenticate or reprocess each new area you visit.|
|timecenter.com||global_rememberme||Functionality||Keep you signed in||2 years or
|When you close your browser while being signed in, this cookie lets us log you into your account again, i.e. "Keep me signed in"|
|timecenter.com||remember_me||Functionality||Remember email for sign in||10 years||When you sign in, we remember your email in a token (see remember_me_token), or if you uncheck "Remember me" when making an appointment signed out, it does prevent your email from being remembered.|
|timecenter.com||remember_me_token||Functionality||Remember email for sign in||10 years||We save a token which is a reference to your email in our database, to remember you and pre-fill your email on your next login.|
|timecenter.com||mp||Functionality||Remember your location||12 years||When you search or browse for service providers in the TimeCenter marketplace, we use a cookie to remember the location and geographic position, to show you related results on future searches|
|timecenter.com||mp_what||Functionality||Remember your service||Browser exit||When you search or browse for service providers in the TimeCenter marketplace, we use a cookie to remember the service, to show you related results on future searches|
|timecenter.com||mp_visitor||Functionality||Remember your path||1 hour||Keeps track if a booking originated from the marketplace or from a service provider's booking page|
|timecenter.com||force_desktop||Functionality||Remember mobile option||1 hour||Is set when the user chooses to view the desktop version, from the mobile version, to remember the setting|
|timecenter.com||mp_submenu_clicked||Analytics||Site usage analysis||Exit browser||Keeps track of if a user clicked in the menu or on a link in the body text|
|timecenter.com||_gid||Analytics||Used to distinguish users||24 hours||As above.|
|timecenter.com||_gat||Analytics||Used to throttle request rate.||1 minute||As above.|
|doubleclick.net||ID, DSID, IDE||Advertising||Serve ads on other sites||1.5 years||As above.|
|facebook.com||fr||Advertising||Serve ads on other sites||1.5 years||As above.|
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