Cookies - Extramile Insurance

Cookies policy

How we use cookies

What is a cookie

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your computer to help us provide you with a better experience.

These cookies help us to do the following things:

Enable our website to function correctly

We put a session cookie on your computer for the duration of your visit to our site. It stores data about the browser you are using and information you have entered in order for our website to function correctly and for us to provide you with a quotation or policy. This cookie is deleted when you leave our website.

Help us improve the customer experience on our website

We use cookies to collect trend data which we analyse to help us improve how our site works. This trend data includes how visitors find our site and how they move around our site. They do not collect or store any personal data.

Improve the quality of our email messages

We use cookies to identify whether you have visited our site in response to one of our email newsletters. This enables us to improve our email messages and send you more relevant information. To opt out of email marketing click on the unsubscribe link which appears at the bottom of all of our emails, or email optout@yourtravelcover.com

How to delete cookies from your device

To remove cookies from your computer follow the steps in this section.

If you are using Netscape 6.0+:
  1. Go to Edit in the menu bar
  2. Click on Preferences
  3. Click on Advanced.
  4. Select the Cookies field
  5. Tick either Warn Me Before Accepting a Cookie or Disable Cookies
  6. Click on OK
  7. Go to your Start button
  8. Click on Find
  9. Click on Files and Folders
  10. Type cookies.txt into the search box that appears
  11. Click Find Now
  12. When the search results appear drag all files listed into the Recycle Bin
  13. Now shut down and restart Netscape.

Depending on your earlier choice you will either be prompted by new cookies or no cookies will be set or received.

If you are using Netscape Communicator 8.0:
  1. From the Tools menu, select Options, and then open the Site Controls panel
  2. On the Sites List tab, select the Master Setting (trust level) want to change
  3. in the Web Features section, the default setting is Allow cookies, but you can change this.
If you are using Firefox 2.0+ / 3.0+ / 4.0+ / to disable cookies:
  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Privacy Tab
  4. Disable the box that says Accept Cookies From sites

To clear existing cookies:

  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Privacy Tab
  4. Click on Clear Now
  5. Select Cookies
  6. Click on Clear Private Data Now

Depending on your earlier choice you will either be prompted by new cookies or no cookies will be set or received.

Managing Cookies from the Latest Firefox 8.0 Browser

You can specify your cookie options under Firefox 8.0 by selecting Tools -> Options -> Privacy. On the Privacy box, you can disallows websites from tracking you by checking on the tell web site I do not want to be tracked under Tracking. But even if you are tracked, you can go to the linked remove individual cooker which opens up a new dialog box containing the websites and their respective cookie files saved by the browser. You can individually delete the cookies, search for specific cookie or just delete all of the with one click.

If you are using Internet Explorer (IE) 7.0+:
  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Privacy Tab
  4. Click on Advanced button
  5. Select Prompt for both First party cookies and Third Party Cookies

To delete existing cookies:

  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on General Tab on top
  4. In Browsing History section, click on Delete
  5. Click on Delete Cookies
If you are using Internet Explorer (IE) 8.0+:
  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar which should drop down then click on Internet Options
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Privacy Tab on top
  4. Click on Sites a new window should open called Per Site Privacy Actions
  5. Type in the URL of the site you wish to allow or block cookie in th Address of website box

To delete existing cookies:

  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar which should drop down then click on Internet Options
  2. Click on Privacy Tab on top
  3. Click on Sites a new window should open called Per Site Privacy Actions
  4. Under the Managed websites box should be a list of all the webistes you have visited.
  5. To remove all cookies simply click on the Remove All button.
If you are using Internet Explorer (IE) 9.0+:
  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar which should drop down then click on Internet Options
  2. Click on Privacy Tab on top
  3. Move the slider up to the Block all Cookies button

Important Notice: Blocking all cookies may prevent you from entering a lot of sites.The next two Internet Explorer privacy levels, High and Medium High, may be more suitable. To delete existing cookies:

  1. Go to Tools in the menu bar which should drop down then click on Internet Options
  2. Click on General tab which should be under Browsing History and click Delete
If you are using Google Chrome to disable cookies:
  1. Go to Tools Menu
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Under the Hood
  4. Cookie Setting should be selected. Once done select Block all Cookies
  5. Now all cookies should be blocked on your Google Chrome

To clear existing cookies:

  1. Go to Tools Menu
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click on Under the Hood
  4. Under Privacy section select Show Cookies
  5. A new window should open called Cookies. In here you can see all the cookies within your Google Chrome Browser.
  6. Click on Remove All to remove all traces of cookies
  7. If you wish to only remove a certain cookie, simply highlight and click Remove
If you are using Safari 5.0 (Apple Macintosh):
  1. From the menu choose Safari
  2. Then Preferences
  3. Click the Security icon and then Show Cookies
  4. Select a cookie from the list and click Remove
  5. To delete all cookies click Remove All
If you are using Safari 5.0 (PC Windows):
  1. From the menu choose Edit
  2. Then Preferences
  3. Click the Security icon and then Show Cookies
  4. Select a cookie from the list and click Remove
  5. To delete all cookies click Remove All

If you are not using any of the above browsers, then you should select 'cookies' in the 'Help' function for information on where to find your cookie folder.

If you have any doubts or do not use any of the above systems please refer to www.allaboutcookies.org, which explains in detail how cookies work and how they can be managed.

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  • Political and Natural Disaster Repatriation or Assistance

  • Responsive Disaster Recovery Assistance

In case of emergency call FocusPoint International at:

+1 619 717 8549

Or email FocusPoint International at:

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