A cookie is a small text file, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile phone (referred to here as a "device") browser from a website's computer and is stored on your device's hard drive. There are various types of cookies which perform different functions, such as remembering the information you provide us in your application for credit or recording your browsing habits. The information recorded by the cookie is retrieved on the user's next visit to the site.
On our site, cookies record information about your online preferences, remember information about you when you visit our site and compile statistical reports on website activity. Some cookies are used that are essential in order to provide our services to you.
Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse the profile of our visitors and help us to provide you with a better user experience. Below we have set out the categories of cookies that we use on our website.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as using the application form to continue to navigate the site when making an application. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, such as applying for a Polar Credit Line using the website, cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the Internet.
These cookies collect information about how our visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from any web pages. They also allow us to record and count the number of visitors to the website, all of which enables us to see how visitors use the website in order to improve the way that our website works. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor, as all information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how our website works.
These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your login details) or to personalise your browsing experience. The information these cookies collect is anonymous. They do not gather any information about you that could be used for advertising or remember where you have been on the Internet.