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Cookies

    1. What are cookies?
    2. For what purpose do we use cookies?
    3. Gathering information without cookies
    4. Third party cookies

    We use cookies on this site in order to ensure the best possible experience for our users. Cookies are used for a number of different purposes including site functionality, analytics and targeted advertising. MyKia uses cookies to record the preferences of users and optimize the design of its websites. We will be monitoring the use of cookies on an ongoing basis and will update this area with further information and notifications about our use of cookies in due course. What is a Cookie? A cookie is a small file, typically of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies allow a website to recognise a users device. For more information on cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org What are the different types of cookies? Session cookies - Allow websites to link the actions of a user during a browser session. They may be used for a variety of purposes such as remembering what a user has put in their shopping basket as they browse around a site. They could also be used for security. These session cookies expire after a brower session so would not be stored long term. Persistent cookies - Are stored on a user's device in between browser sessions which allows the preferences or actions of the user across a site to be remembered. First and Third Party Cookies - Whether a cookie is 'first' or 'third' party refers to the website domain placing the cookie. First party cookies in basic terms are cookies set by a website visited by the user. Third party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than the one being visited by the user. If you are concerned about cookies and would like to disable their use then you can do this in your browser settings. Instructions can easily be obtained by searching for 'Managing cookies' followed by the name of your browser. Please note that Kia Motors IE can not guarantee the accuracy or safety of any content on third-party sites.