What are cookies and how does Gratis Points use them?
Currently, cookies are utilized by Gratis Points within the following four primary categories or uses: (1) business cookies which operate as a quality control and verification mechanism in connection with the survey process; (2) performance cookies so that traffic patterns and uses on the Gratis Points website may be measured and optimized; (3) user cookies so that user information may be recorded so as to enhance performance and user experience on the website; and 4) targeting cookies which are utilized to measure web viewing for market research purposes.
If you do not wish to have your activity and browsing behaviors tracked by Gratis Points, you may opt out by contacting our customer support team at firstname.lastname@example.org or selecting the opt-out button located on the “My Account” page.
You can also try to change the browser settings on your computer or your mobile devices which can allow you to “disable cookies.”
Some of the cookies we use are necessary to provide the service that you have requested. There are also cookies on this site which are not strictly necessary to provide our service but which help us to enhance our service and to get to know you better. Those cookies are also used for targeted advertising and web analysis. The following table shows the cookies that we use.
|Cookie Name||Type||Value(s)||Purpose and Description||Retention Period|
|scorecardresearch.com||Tracking pixel, cookie||Anonymous identifier, timestamp, URL, webpages visited||Ad exposure tracking||90 days for individual, indefinite for aggregated data|
|globalwebindex.net||Script||http://www.globalwebindex.net/hs-fs/hub/304927/file-2640020946-pdf/Reports/GWIDataMap2015.pdf?utm_campaign=Core%20GWI&utm_source=email||Ad exposure tracking||Indefinite|
|VoiceFive||Script||Member ID||Ad exposure tracking||5 years or as long as there is a business need|
|Gigya||Flash cookies, cookies, HTML5, local storage||IP address, page views, browser type, interactions with Gigya's services, the web page currently being visited and the web page visited before, social actions such as sharing and commenting||Display social activity feed||a reasonable period of time for legal purposes|
|Questionmarket.com||Tracking pixels, cookies||Websites visited and webpages viewed, the online ads or content viewed at those sites and pages, the date and time of viewing, interactions with ads or content, IP address, browser type, and operating system (OS) version||Ad exposure tracking||2 years|
|Insight Express, Dynamic Logic (both operated by Millward Brown)||Tracking pixels, analytics, scripts||Analytics, browser information, date/time, demographic data, hardware/software type, internet service provider, page views, IP address||Ad exposure tracking||As long as necessary to fulfill a business need or as required by law|
|NewRelic||Analytics, scripts||Browser information, date/time, hardware/software type, serving domains, IP address||Error reporting||Indefinite|
|google-analytics.com||Script||Ad views, analytics, browser information, cookie data, date/time, demographic data, IP address, search history, location based data, device ID, phone number||Site usage management||Indefinite|
|gratispoints.com||Cookie||Session cookie||Session management||Browser close|
|NetRatingsSiteCensus||Analytics, scripts||Ad views, analytics, browser information, date/time, demographic data, hardware/software type, page views, IP address||Marketing Research||As long as necessary to fulfill a business need or as required by law|
|AddThis||Cookie||Analytics, browser information, date/time, demographic data, page views, IP address, search history||Marketing Research||5 years|
Additional Cookies may be added or removed by Instantly, in its sole discretion. The business environment is a dynamic and ever-changing one. As such, while Instantly will endeavor to keep the above list current, it will update it, as reasonably practicable. If you have any further questions and/or seek clarifications regarding any more recent modifications to the above list, contact us at email@example.com.