Cookie Policy

Updated: Feb 3rd 2020

At Africa’s Pocket, we believe in being clear and open about how we collect and use data related to you. This Cookie Policy applies to any Africa’s Pocket product or service that links to this policy or incorporates it by reference. We use cookies and similar technologies to collect and use data as part of our Services as defined in our Privacy Policy and which includes our sites, communications, and off-site Services. In the spirit of transparency, this policy provides detailed information about how and when we use these technologies.

By continuing to visit or use our Services, you are agreeing to the use of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes described in this policy.

What are the cookies used for?
1. Authentication
We use cookies and similar technologies to recognize you when you visit our Services.
If you’re signed into Africa’s Pocket, the cookies help us show you the right information and personalize your experience in line with your settings. For example, cookies enable Africa’s Pocket to identify you and verify your account.

2. Security
We use cookies to make your interactions with our Services faster and more secure.
For example, we use cookies to enable and support our security features, keep your account safe and to help us detect malicious activity and violations of our User Agreement

3. Preferences, features, and services
We use cookies to enable the functionality of our Services, such as helping you to fill out forms on our Services more easily and providing you with features, insights and customized content. We also use these technologies to remember information about your browser and your preferences.
For example, cookies can tell us which language you prefer and what your communications preferences are.

4. Customized content
We use cookies and similar technologies to customize your experience on our Services.
For example, we may use cookies to remember previous searches so that when you return to our services, we can offer additional information that relates to your previous search.

5. Advertising
Cookies help us show relevant advertising to you more effectively, both on and off our Services and to measure the performance of such ads. We use these technologies to learn whether the content has been shown to you or whether someone who was presented with an ad later came back and took an action (e.g., downloaded a white paper or made a purchase) on another site. Similarly, our partners or service providers may use these technologies to determine whether we’ve shown an ad or a post and how it performed or provide us with information about how you interact with ads.
We may also work with our customers and partners to show you an ad on or off Africa’s Pocket, such as after you’ve visited a customer’s or partner’s site or application. These technologies help us to provide aggregated information to our customers and partners.