Everything you need to know about Cookies

At myQdos we have always aimed to ensure that we act in a transparent, honest and clear way with regards to our users privacy. Recent legislation states that we need to make our users aware of cookies that we are using on myQdos and this recent legislation is an extension of our on going policy so we are happy to share.

So what are cookies?

Cookies are used on millions of websites on a daily basis. They can't harm your computer. Moreover they are little text files that are automatically stored on your computer when you visit certain sites - including myQdos.

There is a whole raft of websites which tell you about cookies. Here's one of the more simple to understand: https://www.aboutcookies.org.

At Learn2Earn we use cookies to keep track on what you have added to your basket and to remember this when you return to the site if you've not completed your purchase.

To order products on myQdos you'll need to have cookies enabled. If you don't want cookies enabled then you can still browse the site but you won't be able to make a purchase.

The majority of web browsers have cookies enabled, but you can turn them off should you wish to.

No personal information - such as name, address or credit card - is stored on Learn2Earn through the use of cookies, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to improve your browsing experience whilst using the site.

3rd Party Cookies on myQdos

Learn2Earn do work with a number of carefully selected partners who may, at times set cookies during your visit to myQdos. These cookies are listed here together with the reasons for using them.

Managing Cookies

Should you wish to remove cookies from your computer for myQdos or for any other website then you can do in your browser settings.

Please note however, that if cookies aren't enabled on your computer then you will not be able to shop on myQdos. You will be able to browse through the site but won't actually be able to make a purchase as our checkout is reliant on the use of cookies.

To enable cookies on your computer you'll need to go to the web browser you are using and enable cookies.

Learn2Earn Cookies Policy

To fully utilise all that myQdos has to offer and to purchase products on the site, then you will need to enable cookies on your computer, tablet or smartphone. The cookies we use don't store sensitive information - such as Name, Address or Credit card details, they are simply replaced with XXX.

Should you chose to do so, you can chose not to use cookies on Learn2Earn by blocking, restricting or deleting cookies from myQdos. This can be done in your browser - be it Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome or any other. Check the help menu of your browser for instructions on how to change the preferences of your cookie.

If you are accessing myQdos through a smartphone then you'll need to check the settings of your handset to change your cookies preferences.

A List of Cookies we use on myQdos

  • _ga, _gat-UA-xxxxxxxx - These are cookies set by Google Analytics, which allows us to analyse visitors to the site. Google Analytics cookies do not collect personal data about visitors to our website.
  • ASPXAUTH - stores authentication information for when you are signed in as a user or guest.
  • ASP.NET_SessionId - allows us to store information for your visit, eg your items in your basket.
  • uid - a unique user id we use to identify you as you.
  • myQdos use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to collect user data.

Social Network Cookies

Sometimes you may like to 'share' content from Learn2Earn via sites like Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Pinterest. In doing so you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the settings on these websites, so you'll need to check each site individually to ascertain their cookies policy.

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