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What are cookies?

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Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to track your progress through the website and to give you a better online experience. By using cookies we can make it easier for you to do things like manage your account. Cookies also help us to tailor the content of our website so we can show you services or adverts we think you might be interested in. Our cookies remember your preferences and help us collect anonymous information about how our website pages are performing.

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We use cookies for the following purposes on the John Lewis Finance Car Insurance website:

Analytics cookies

These allow us to record information about how you use our website, such as the path you take through our website and which pages you find most useful. Analytics cookies don’t store any personal information about our users and all information provided is anonymous, but we can use the data they collect to make improvements to our website.

  • Google

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  • Adobe Analytics

    The following cookies enable analytics software which is supplied by Adobe. They collect/analyse visitor information and measure marketing activity. This helps us to improve our website and make our marketing campaigns relevant.

    • AMCV_BC681C8B5330AB4E0A490D4D%40AdobeOrg

      Identifies users for Adobe Analytics.
      Duration: 2 years

    • AMCVS_BC681C8B5330AB4E0A490D4D%40AdobeOrg

      Identifies users for Adobe Analytics.
      Duration: session

    • jl_campaign

      Used to capture marketing channel data in Adobe Analytics.
      Duration: 30 minutes

    • jl_visitStart

      Identifies the start of a user session.
      Duration: 30 minutes

    • s_cc

      Determines whether cookies are enabled.
      Duration: session

    • s_sq

      Contains information about the last link clicked by the user.
      Duration: session

    • s_vi

      Tracks user journeys on the websites of our Insurance providers.
      Duration: 2 years

    • demdex

      Identifies users for Adobe Experience Cloud across domains.
      Duration: 180 days

    • dpm

      Identifies users for Adobe Experience Cloud across domains.
      Duration: 180 days

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  • Oracle BlueKai

    This platform enables companies to personalise online, offline and mobile marketing campaigns with non-identifiable information about customer audiences. It organises a company's customer and audience data in the cloud to help implement personalised marketing campaigns across all channels.

    • bkdc

      Used to track users.
      Duration: 180 days

    • bku

      Used to track users.
      Duration: 180 days

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Site session management cookies

These allow you to use our website in the most effective way, maintaining your details during the browser session as you travel between pages for example. These cookies aren’t stored on the users’ computer or device, and are deleted when the browser session ends. 

The site session management cookies we use are:

  • ASP.NET_SessionId

User authentication cookies

Using these cookies means that we can manage how you log into and out of the My Account area of our website, and keeps you logged in during your session. 

The user authentication cookie we use is:

  • EPiServerLogin

Performance cookies

These monitor how our website performs on your devices, including its availability, downtime and loading speeds. 

The performance monitoring cookie we use is:


Advertising cookies

These cookies show you relevant advertising on other websites and measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns.

  • DoubleClick by Google

    Provides you with the most relevant advertising across screens and channels, including search ads in Google, Yahoo and Bing. Cookies set up by DoubleClick track browsing habits and activity, and allow us to measure advertising performance.

    • DSID

      Used by Infectious Media for targeting users through Google Ad exchange.
      Duration: 14 days

    • IDE

      Used by Infectious Media for targeting users through Google Ad exchange.
      Duration: 1 year 25 days

    • test_cookie

      Used by 360i to target users through Google DoubleClick.
      Duration: 5 minutes

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  • Affiliate Window

    Affiliate Window is an affiliate network. These cookies are used to track visitors who click on affiliate links.

    • aw2744

    • _aw_m_2744

    These cookies store: the referring website, the advert you clicked on, the group to which the advert belongs, the time you clicked on it, the type of advert, the product and any reference the referring site adds.
    Duration: 31 days

    Affiliate Window privacy policy.

  • Google Adwords

    Measures the effectiveness of our advertising on Google and the quotes / purchases that follow.

    • AdWords conversion tracking

      Used by our media buying agency 360i to see how many people get a quote after clicking on our adverts in Google's search results.
      Duration: Up to 90 days

    • AdWords remarketing

      Used by our media buying agency 360i to show adverts on external websites to people who have visited our site.
      Duration: Up to 90 days

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  • Microsoft Bing Ads

    Measures the effectiveness of our advertising on Bing and the quotes / purchases that follow.

    • _uetsid

      Used for Bing Ads remarketing and conversion tracking.
      Duration: 30 minutes


      Used by 360i to target users through Microsoft Bing Ads.
      Duration: 10 minutes

    • MUID

      Used by 360i to target users through Microsoft Bing Ads.
      Duration: 1 year 25 days

    • MUIDB

      Used by 360i to target users through Microsoft Bing Ads.
      Duration: 1 year 25 days

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  • Google Analytics

    In addition to the above, we have implemented on our website Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Google has developed the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. It provides website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, The add-on communicates with the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js) to indicate that information about the website visit should not be sent to Google Analytics. If you wish to opt out you can use this plugin:

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