Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy & Cookie Usage

As is common practice with almost all professional websites movingtobarcelona.com uses cookies. These are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your browsing experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored. However, this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see: www.allaboutcookies.org

How we use cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. There are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you’re not sure whether you need them or not.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site using cookies, a new cookie will be added.

Log files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and web beacons

When you submit data through a form, such as our contact page form, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.

Third party cookies

We use third party advertisements on www.movingtobarcelona.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site.

These send advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense programme) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This information is generally used for geo targeting purposes (showing London property adverts to someone in London, for example) or showing certain adverts based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking adverts to someone who visits cooking websites).

Social media cookies

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites, including Facebook and LinkedIn, will set cookies through our website which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Email newsletter

movingtobarcelona.com offers a newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed or unsubscribed users. You have the ability to opt out of these newsletters at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link which is included at the bottom of every newsletter sent out.

Online payment

This site offers ecommerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process orders properly. movingtobarcelona.com sells a downloadable ebook in PDF format. Payment is processed via PayPal. We share only the necessary information with PayPal in order to process a purchase made via the movingtobarcelona.com website. Paypal do not share your sensitive financial details with us.

WordPress

This website runs WordPress and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.