What is a cookie?

Cookies are used for a number of reasons, the main purpose being to enhance your web browsing experience.

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We use cookies to:

• Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.

• Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

We use Google Analytics tracking cookies to collect anonymous traffic data about your use of this website. This information is stored by Google and is subject to their privacy policy, which can be viewed on their website. Google Analytics collects information such as pages you visit on this site, the browser and operating system you use, and the time spent viewing pages. The purpose of this information is to help us improve the site for future visitors.

If you select a country for Carbs & Cals, we will use a cookie to store your country and language.

If you register with us, we will store your user ID in a cookie so that you can access the Free Resources page.

If you use the Shop we will use a session cookie. This cookie is necessary for site functionality. It is held temporarily in the memory and is deleted when the web browser is closed. This cookie contains no personally identifiable information. The Shop may also include content hosted by Amazon UK, who may set cookies independently of Carbs & Cals. You can view Amazon’s cookie policy on their website.

If you use the Carbs & Cals website, you consent to the use of cookies. If you have previously given consent to our use of cookies and would like to withdraw it, you only need to delete the existing cookies for the site in your browser. If you return to the site after that, this act will re-consent us using cookies.

If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us.

Email & Contact Information

If you sign up to our mailing list or buy items through our Shop, we may use this information to contact you with news and developments about our services. We will not pass on your details to any other party unless required to do so by law. You can opt out from our mailing list at any time: simply contact us requesting so.

Did you know?

Cookies are calorie-free!  Well, website cookies are anyway.  If you eat real cookies, you can use the Carbs & Cals CARB & CALORIE COUNTER to be conscious of your cookie consumption! Blimey… that was a mouthful!