MasterCard International Incorporated (doing business as MasterCard Worldwide) and its affiliates including MasterCard Ireland (collectively, "MasterCard") respect your privacy. In operating Priceless Ireland (the Program), use is made of, and MasterCard invites you upon registration to expressly consent to, automated information collection, consisting of MasterCard placing, or accessing, information on your device. Not consenting to these technologies may prevent you from benefiting from the best performances of the Program. This Notice provides you with information about these technologies, their purpose, and whether and how you may subsequently opt-out of their being used on your device.
Technologies used on Priceless Ireland
Cookies and web beacons are used on this Program. A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded on your device's memory - and can subsequently be accessed by - our web servers. A web beacon is an object embedded in and downloaded together with a webpage which accordingly provides information as to the viewing of that webpage.Back to Top
Strictly necessary cookies
The following session cookies are used that are essential to enable you to securely access this Program, its secure areas and functionalities:
The following information is placed in/collected through these cookies: single sign on data and session ID (to remember your credentials in the course of your session); server affinity and authentication data (to establish and maintain the communication with the most appropriate servers). These session cookies are deleted when you log out of the Program or when you close your web browser.
As these cookies are indispensable for the Program to operate, we are unable to provide you with the Program if you choose not to consent to the use of these cookies.Back to Top
The following Facebook and Twitter session cookies are used to enable, upon your activating these functionalities, the link with your Facebook and Twitter in order to allow posting and tweeting from the Program on your Facebook Wall and Twitter timeline:
The following information is placed in/collected through these cookies:
Name Domain Expires/Max Age
pid .twitter.com 11 Sep 2014 04:28:40 GMT
id .doubleclick.net 9 Nov 2030 6:59:12 GMT
You may opt-out of having these session cookies placed and accessed on your device by disabling these functionalities through the "Cookie Consent" tool of the Program.Back to Top
Performance and Profiling cookies and web beacons
Name Domain Expires/Max Age
s_vi .mastercard.com Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:28:28 GMT
The following third party (Omniture) session and persistent cookies, as well as web beacons, are used for web analytics purposes, i.e. to manage and improve the performance and design of the Program:
They are also used to understand your use of Priceless Ireland (e.g. offers you have viewed, searched for, etc.) and to present you with relevant offers, including on the basis of your location.
The following information is placed in/collected through these cookies and web beacons: unique identification assigned to your device; IP address; device and browser type; operating system; referring URLs; time and date page was visited; information on actions taken in the course of using Priceless Ireland Program; location data (i.e., IP address or GPS data) if you have opted-in for location data to be collected. The information is deleted when the session is ended.
Because they allow the Priceless Ireland Program to understand how you personally use the Program, these cookies and web beacons are necessary in order to provide you with an optimal, personalized experience of Priceless Ireland. You may opt-out of having these cookies and web beacons placed and accessed on your device by disabling this/these functionality(ies) through the "Cookie Consent" tool of the Program.Back to Top
Transfers of Information
On the Site, we provide links to other websites for your convenience. In particular, Priceless Ireland offers you the possibility to share, link to or mention on social media outlets, such as Facebook or Twitter, anything you may find of interest. These sites operate independently from the Program and are not under our control. These sites may have their own privacy policies in place, which we strongly suggest you review when you visit them. We are not responsible for the content of these sites, any products or services that may be offered through these sites, the data processing activities that are conducted via those sites, or any other use of these sites. Also, we use Omniture for gathering statistical information from the Priceless Ireland site and hence they gather information from the page.Back to Top