Please read these carefully to better understand how we use your data to enhance your experience with us.
What are cookies?
A "cookie" is a small text file that your web browser stores on your device when you visit a website or application on your computer, mobile or other device.
How are they used?
Cookies collect and store user information to help optimise the website or application for a more personalised experience.
We use them for the following purposes:
• To remember information about you to help you complete forms quickly.
• To help us understand how people are using our services, and what products are being looked at, so we can continue to make improvements.
• To help us personalise our website, emails and advertising to you by remembering your preferences and interests.
• To find out if you're reading our emails and if you're finding them helpful.
How do I disable cookies?
Most internet web browsers are set to accept cookies by default to enable full use of websites that utilise them.
In some instances, this may mean that you will not be able to use some or all of the services provided on our website and Internet Banking. However, you may still be able to access information-only pages.
First party cookies
First party cookies are used by Bank First, and are stored by our website and allow us to collect and analyse data to help us create a personalised experience while you're on our website. This means you'll see relevant information catered to your needs. These cookies can be disabled as per the instructions above.
Third party cookie providers
The information is used in a collective form and generally no personal information is collected by third party service providers.
Our agreements with these third parties ensure this information is only used to carry out functions on our behalf, and if any personal information is collected the confidentiality of that information is maintained.
The below table provides information about our main third party cookie users, what the cookies are used for, and where you can learn more or opt out.