WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Some of our web pages may contain "Cookies", which are text data files or other data objects (such as "Flash Cookies" or "pixel tags") sent to your web browser and stored on your computer. Cookies allow our servers to anonymously compile usage information (including IP Addresses) to generate statistical information about the general operation and use of our websites. Cookies may also be used to recognize you as a returning website visitor or MoneyGram consumer, and allow us to provide information that may benefit you or best match your defined preferences.
WHAT SORT OF COOKIES DOES MONEYGRAM USE?
1. ESSENTIAL COOKIES
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to navigate around the website and easily use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. Because these cookies are strictly necessary we do not need to ask for your consent to use them.
We have listed for you below the main 'essential cookies' used with the name of the cookie and the duration they are used:
2. PERFORMANCE COOKIES
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. Some of these are analytics cookies, set using third party web analytics software, which allow us to understand more about how our website is used. For example, like many companies we use Google Analytics to help us monitor our website traffic. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous and does not affect your privacy. It is only used to improve how a website works. We might also use these cookies to highlight MoneyGram's products or services which we think will be of interest to you based on your use of our websites. By using MoneyGram's products or services which we think will be of interest to you based on your use of our websites. By using MoneyGram's website you agree we may place these types of cookies on your device. We have listed for you below the main 'performance cookies' used with the name of the cookie and the duration they are used:
3. FUNCTIONALITY COOKIES
These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. For instance, these cookies can be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customize. They may also be used to provide services you have requested. The information these cookies collect may be anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites. By using MoneyGram's website you agree we may place these types of cookies on your device. We have listed for you below the main "functionality cookies" used with the name of the cookie and the duration they are used:
4. TARGETING OR ADVERTISING COOKIES
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator's permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization. By using MoneyGram's website you agree we may place these types of cookies on your device. We have listed for you below the main 'targeting or advertising cookies' used. The cookies are categorized by host, purpose and duration.
Third Party Cookies?
If you click on a hyperlink from MoneyGram's website to any third party websites (e.g. if you 'share' content from MoneyGram's websites with friends or colleagues through social networks), you may be sent cookies from these third party websites. Third party websites will have their own privacy and cookie policies which MoneyGram cannot control. Please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
Following an audit of all cookies we use, we have retired a number which are no longer important. We regard those that remain as necessary to operate our website efficiently and beneficial to you to get the most out of our services
MoneyGram encourages you to review your computer setting to ensure your Cookie preferences are properly configured, such as warning you before accepting a Cookie or blocking unwanted Cookies. You can find specific instructions for managing cookies and other tracking technologies in the manuals or online help for your browser or browser add-ons (such as Flash Player). Please note that if you disable or deactivate such Cookies you may not be able to use all the functionality of our website. You can learn more about Cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org