Cookies policy

Third party cookies

When you visit johnlewisforeigncurrency.com you may notice some cookies that aren't related to John Lewis Foreign Currency and are used by our third parties. We’ve listed these cookies in the section entitled ‘Our cookies policy’ and included details of our third parties below.

Adobe SiteCatalyst

Adobe SiteCatalyst software helps us take and analyse visitor information such as browser usage, new visitor numbers, response to marketing activity and shopping times. That information helps us to improve the website and your shopping experience, and to make our marketing campaigns relevant.

The data stored by these cookies can be seen only by the relevant teams at John Lewis, First Rate, and Adobe and never shows any confidential information.

Advertising partners

Affiliate Window, Appnexus, Collective Media, Doubleclick, Exact Target, Facebook, Google, Invite Media, Manning Gottlieb OMD, Mediaplex, Specific Media, Steak Group, Twitter, Yahoo and YouTube.

Sometimes we'll advertise on third party websites. Each individual advertiser uses its own tracking cookies and the data taken is not confidential or interchangeable.

Examples of these advertisers include Google (including Google-owned DoubleClick for paid advertising on Google.co.uk), Affiliate Window and Kenshoo.

Signal

Signal provides a container tag solution which John Lewis Foreign Currency uses on all of the online product quote journeys.

A Signal tag is included on every page, which acts as a container for web analytics cookies (via Adobe SiteCatalyst) and advertising cookies (via third party advertisers listed above).

First Rate

First Rate arrange and administer the John Lewis Foreign Currency product. They use session cookies to remember preferences and selections and ensure security on payment pages. In some cases they are also used for website analytics.

Johnlewisforeigncurrency.com 'share' tools

If you take the opportunity to 'share' johnlewisforeigncurrency.com content with friends through social networks – such as Facebook and Twitter - you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Managing cookies

If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your shopping experience on our website will be limited to browsing and researching; you won't be able to get quotes and buy our foreign currency products.

To enable cookies

If you're not sure of the type and version of web browser you use to access the Internet:

For PCs: click on 'Help' at the top of your browser window and select the 'About' option
For Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the 'About' option

How to check cookies are enabled for PCs

Google Chrome

1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options.
2. Click the 'Under the Hood' tab, locate the 'Privacy' section, and select the 'Content settings' button.
3. Now select 'Allow local data to be set'.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet options' , then click on the 'Privacy' tab.
2.Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser.
3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies.

Mozilla Firefox

1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options.
2. Then select the Privacy icon.
3. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'

Safari

1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option.
2. Click on 'Security', check the option that says 'Block third-party and advertising cookies'.
3. Click 'Save'.

How to check cookies are enabled for Macs

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

1. Click on 'Explorer' at the top of your browser window and select 'Preferences' options.
2. Scroll down until you see 'Cookies' under Receiving Files.
3. Select the 'Never Ask' option

Safari on OSX

1. Click on 'Safari' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option.
2. Click on 'Security' then 'Accept cookies'.
3. Select the 'Only from site you navigate to'.

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

1. Click on 'Mozilla' or 'Netscape' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option.
2. Scroll down until you see cookies under 'Privacy & Security'.
3. Select 'Enable cookies for the originating web site only'.

Opera

1. Click on 'Menu' at the top of your browser window and select 'Settings'.
2. Then select 'Preferences', select the 'Advanced' tab.
3. Then select 'Accept cookies' option.

All other browsers

Please consult your documentation or online help files.

Further information about cookies

If you'd like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit www.aboutcookies.org.