Understanding how and why we use cookies

We use cookies on our website www.kopalink.co.ke (‘Site’) to distinguish you from other users of the Site. This helps us to improve your experience when using our Site and to ensure the Site performs as you expect it to. This Cookie Policy should be read together with the Terms and Conditions governing your use of the Site. For ease of reference, the same definitions used in the Terms and Conditions are adopted in this Cookie Policy. By continuing to browse the Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Due to recent changes in law, all websites which operate across certain parts of the world are required to obtain consent to using or storing cookies (or similar technologies) on your computers or mobile devices. This Cookie Policy provides you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies we use and the purposes for using them. To review the privacy policies that apply to users of www.kopalink.co.ke, please read our Privacy Policy. Local Sites linked from this Site may also use cookies to allow you to log on to website, choose log-in preferences, and apply for products and services online and use financial tools. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully together with Terms and Conditions before using the website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user's device. We use the following cookies on this Site:

  • 'analytics' cookies, to analyse how users use this Site to help us make our website better for those who visit it regularly. They help us work out what users like and don’t like and how we can improve things for you; and
  • 'strictly necessary' cookies, which are essential to ensure performance of the site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Site.
More information about cookies can be found on www.allaboutcookies.org.

How cookies make our websites safer and easier to use?

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons, such as to improve the functionality and performance of this Site and to safeguard your privacy when browsing our Local Sites.

They can allow you to use functions such as being able to use secure online application forms. If you leave a secure session window open while applying for services, cookies will enhance your security by prompting you to end (and/or automatically ending) your secure session.

When we include links to third party websites, please bear in mind they will have their own privacy and cookie policies that will govern the use of any information you submit.

We recommend you read their policies as Sunbridge Online Merchants Limited is not responsible or liable for any third party's privacy practices.

How we work with trusted third parties

Sunbridge Online Merchants Limiteduses third party trusted partners including those partners who provide important functionality to our websites.

In relation to Local Sites, third parties may include local suppliers to Sunbridge Online Merchants Limited, such as website insurance policy providers.

We will not share any personal information gathered through cookies on this Site with third parties but Local Sites may do so in accordance with their own cookie policies.

How you can manage your cookies

The browsers of most computers, smartphones and other web-enabled devices are typically set up to accept cookies. If you wish to amend your cookie preferences for this Site, any Local Sites or any other websites, you can do this through your browser settings. Your browser's 'help' function will tell you how to do this.

However, please remember that cookies are often used to enable and improve certain functions on our Site. If you choose to switch certain cookies off, it is likely to affect how our Site works and you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site.

For more information about how to disable cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org

More about your privacy

To find out more about how Sunbridge Online Merchants Limitedprotects your privacy when using our website, see our website Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.