Cookies Policy

Use of cookies on the Websites and applications of Franciscans OF MARY

In compliance with Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, we inform you about the use of cookies on the Websites and applications of Franciscans of Mary in order to facilitate and improve the navigation to the user, remembering where you moved on the website, your user name when you register, preferences, and display settings, and offering to each user information that may be of interest to you.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer or the device you use (Smartphone, Tablet, connected television….) when accessing certain web pages or I. Cookies allow, among other things, collection of statistical information, facilitation of certain technical features, storing and retrieval of information about your browsing habits or preferences of a user or from your computer, and depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognize the user.

A cookie is stored in a computer in order to identify the browser while interacting with our websites or applications. A website may set a cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it. A browser only allows a web site to access the cookies it has set, not to those laid down in other Web sites. In the websites and applications of Franciscans of Mary third party cookies are used, which enable you to collect anonymous data and statistics about the visits received in order to carry out a follow-up.

Why cookies are important?

Franciscans OF MARY uses cookies for a) operational reasons: Balanced and traffic limitation as a method of quality assurance of services; (b) for ease of use: Make it easier and more user-friendly, for example,  navigation on the websites and applications, for example, remember aspects of the user their language, country, browser, etc. Certain cookies are essential so that you can use services of the webs of Franciscans of Mary.

Franciscans OF MARY in no event shall make a record of the activities that the user carries out in the network or develop profiles of this. Types of cookies used by FRANCISCANS OF MARY:

  • Cookies collect information on statistics: date of visit, URL and the title of the web page accessed. The reports generated with this information will be purely statistical providing information about the surfing behavior anonymously.
  • Session cookies store information of the type of user in the community of FRANCISCANS OF MARY, fixing the nick of the user to avoid inserting it page-by-page, also is saved encrypted information and information about the user’s favorites.
  • Analytics Cookies are used to track on the search engine from the site which it has visited and what search terms were used to find it, calculated the time spent on the web at each session and the number of times that the user has visited the page.

The list of cookies used may be changed in the light of the inclusion or exclusion of services on the websites and applications.

Types of cookies by expiration date

The Cookies used on FRANCISCANS OF MARY may have the following types of due dates:

  • Login: due once the user logs out.
  • Service Related with some personalized service within the site, with maturity of less than twenty-four hours (24h).
  • Persistent: are permanently installed in your browser and are activated each time you visit the site, so long as you don’t deactivate its use.

Cookie Settings

To know the way to configure the management of cookies on your browser, you can refer to the following links from all major browsers and devices:

For Internet Explorer:

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For Chrome:

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For Opera:

For Android:

For Windows Phone:

For Blackberry:

Acceptance of cookies

If you continue your navigation once informed about the policy of cookies, we understand that you have to accept the use of cookies on the part of the web and applications. However, if you want, you can change the setting of the cookies at any time, by configuring your browser to accept or reject the cookies you receive, or to warn you when a server wants to send a cookie.

We inform you that in the case of blocking or not acceptance of the installation of cookies, it is possible that certain services may not be available without the use of these or you may not be able to access certain services, nor take full advantage of everything that our websites and applications offer.
Franciscans of Mary is grateful for your consent to the acceptance of cookies, since this would help us obtain more precise data that allows us to improve the content and design of our websites and applications to suit your preferences.
In the event of Franciscans of Mary will provide some type of special service that determines different specific forecasts to these with regard to the protection of personal data and the use of cookies, particular rules prevail indicated for that particular service over the present norms.
If you consent to the use of cookies, continue browsing or click on a link to a site you will be deemed to have consented to our Cookie Policy and therefore the installation of the same on your computer or device.