User browsers contain short text files called cookies. They are used by websites to make the use of the browser more convenient and to receive the information regarding the traffic.
Due to cookies the server remembers some information related to the site visitors, such as login, geographical region, time zone, and the like. Thus users don’t have to rewrite the same information each time they enter our site.
Various types of cookies have various lifetime frames. Some of them remain in the browser for as little as a few days.
Information on the users’ IP addresses aims at collecting general traffic information and optimizing rendering of our services to the users across the globe. Forex-Ratings.com does not use IP address records to track the users’ activity on the site. We will never seek to identify private users by means of their IP addresses.
Cookies do not mean any risk of installing malware on the user’s computer or infecting it with viruses. Another important aspect is that cookies are totally anonymous and do not contain any personalized information, which means it is not possible to establish the private details of users by means of cookies.
For the users the storage of cookies is not obligatory, they can opt not to have them saved in the browser. They can do it at any time making relevant settings in the privacy settings of their browser, be that Firefox, Chrome, IE or Safari. Depending on a particular browser, it allows blocking only certain types of cookies or all of them. Cookies’ deactivation means that the user has to log in every time anew, whereas the pop-up ads can keep on showing.