Our MyView Cookie Policy

A cookie is a piece of data stored within the web browser on your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are widely used to improve browsing experience and help websites function more efficiently.

From our MyView website, Prudential and 3rd Parties will place cookies on your computer. These help the website to remember your session, allow some functionality of the website and facilitate website usage analysis. This will enable us to continually improve the website and our systems.

An element of website usage analysis includes using IP address data associated with the devices through which you are accessing our sites. We use IP address data only for this purpose and we do not combine it with other personal data.

When you first visit our website, you will see a pop-up banner that notifies you that we use cookies and directs you to this Cookie Notice. If you continue to browse this website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies by continuing to use our website. If you do not agree to our use of cookies, you should close your browser immediately and cease using our website. In order to join our MyView customer panel, you will be required to accept this cookie policy.

There are two types of cookies that are used by websites:

  • Session cookies - these cookies are temporarily created when you visit a website. When you leave the website all session cookies are deleted.
  • Persistent cookies - these remain on your computer for a period of time specified in the particular cookie and activate each time you visit websites that have the same cookie. For more detailed information on cookies, including how to manage them, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/.

Cookies we use on our website

Depending on which services you use on our MyView website we may use some or all of the cookies detailed below:

Cookie Consent:

This sets one cookie once the user has accepted the message that we use cookies on the site

Google Analytics:

We use various cookies to measure and analyse how visitors use the site. This helps us to develop and make the site easier to use. All this information is completely anonymous and doesn’t contain any personal data.

DOTNETNUKE (DNN) is the software that powers MyView:

DNN uses cookies to enhance the user experience, such as storing the user language, whether they are on a mobile device, the login status, and the last page viewed on the site. DNN cookies used on MyView does not contain any personal data. These are necessary for the site to function.

Cookie Name/Purpose Expiry
Tracking __utma, Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exist. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Expires 2 years from set/update.
Tracking __utmb, These cookies work in tandem to calculate visit length. Google __utmb cookie demarks the exact arrival time, then Google __utmc, registers the precise exit time from the site. Expires 30 minutes from set/update.
Tracking __utmc, Tracks Anonymous users Expires once you leave the site.
Tracking __utmz, Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how you reached our site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Expires 6 months from set/update.
Tracking _ga Google - Used to distinguish users 2 years
Tracking _gid Google - Used to distinguish users. 24 hours
Tracking _gat Google - Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_. 1 minute
Site Function .ASPXANONYMOUS - DNN Platform - This cookie is used by sites using the .NET technology platform from Microsoft. It enables the site to maintain an anonymous user-id to track unique users within a session without them logging in or otherwise identifying themselves 69 days, 10 hours, and 40 minutes
Site Function LastPageId DNN Platform - A DNN cookie used by the CMS to store the TabID of the last visited page. Life of the session
Site Function RequestVerificationToken - DNN Platform Anti-forgery cookie set by web applications built using ASP.NET MVC technologies. It is designed to stop unauthorised posting of content to a website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery. It holds no information about the user and is destroyed on closing the browser. Life of the session
Site Function DOTNETNUKE - DNN Platform Issued by DNN, necessary for site functionality, including forms authentication, created when a user logs in. Life of the session
Site Function dnn_IsMobile - DNN Platform A DNN cookie used by the CMS to determine if the Visitor is browsing from a Mobile Device. Life of the session
Site Function Language - DNN Platform A DNN cookie is created called "language" to store the current language Life of the session
Site Function ASP.NET_SessionId – DNN Platform - is a cookie which is used to identify the users session on the server. The session being an area on the server which can be used to store data in between http requests. Life of the Session
Site Function cc_cookie_accept – registers the acceptance of the cookie Life of the session
Site Function Analytics & Analytics ID – DNN Platform – enables a session ID Life of the session

How to control and remove cookies

If you decide to restrict or remove the cookies which are set by our website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser can tell you how.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may limit website functionality and adversely impact your browsing experience on our website. This may also mean you are unable to continue participating in our MyView Customer Research panel.

For more information on how to control cookies on different browsers, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/

Changes to this Cookie policy

We keep our Cookie policy under regular review.