What is a cookie?
Tracking cookies from our advertisers
With your permission our advertisers add “tracking cookies” on your device. These cookies are used to keep track of which pages you visit in their network, as to develop a profile of you online behaviour. This profile is additionally built from your visits to similar information they obtain from your visits to other websites within their network. This profile is not connected to your name, address, e-mail address or any other such information known to us, but only serves to match advertisements to your profile to make them as relevant for you as possible.
Via our website a cookie is placed by the American company Google, as part of their “Analytics” service. We use this service to keep track of and obtain reports of how visitors use our website. Google can then provide this information to third parties when Google is enforced to do so by law, or when this information is processed by third parties for Google. We do not have any influence on this matter. We have not allowed Google to use the information for any other Google services.
The information that Google collects is completely anonymised. We have called up on Google to mask your IP-address and we have agreed on an editors disclosure with Google.
Right of inspection and correction or deletion of your data
You have the right to inspect and correct or delete your data. To do so, please see our contact page. To avoid abuse we can ask you to identify yourself adequately. When we are prompted about inspection of your personal data connected to a cookie, you have to send us a copy of the cookie concerned. You can find this cookie in the settings of your browser.
Activation and de-activation of cookies and deletion thereof
More information regarding the activation and de-activation and deletion of cookies can be found in the instructions and/of via the help function of your browser.
Deletion of tracking cookies added by third parties
Some tracking cookies are added by third parties which via inter alia our website show you advertisements. These cookies can be deleted centrally via Your Online Choices so they cannot be put back on a website of a third party.
Meer informatie about cookies?
Oon the following pages you can find more information about cookies (in Dutch): Cookierecht.nl
Consumers association: “What are cookies?”
Consumers association: “What are cookies used for?”
Consumers association: “Deleting cookies”
Consumers association: “Deactivate cookies”
Your Online Choices: “A guide to online behavioural advertising“