Last updated 02 January 2018

Cookies are small data files that we store on your device or computer. We use “cookie” technology for a number of reasons, including to ensure the security of users of our Services and to provide you with features you have requested. The cookies we collect enable us to learn how users interact with our Services, which in turn helps us make a better product for you. Cookies store information about your website visits and can recognise you and your preferences each time you visit our Site or Apps.

If for any reason you decide that you do not want all of your activities on our Services to be stored you may set your browser and mobile settings to block all or some cookies and local storage devices, but please remember that if you do so, you may not be able to access all of the features our Services offer.

You can find more information about the cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Functions Cookie Purpose
Analytics and research We use Remarketing with Google Analytics, a web analysis tool provided by Google, to advertise online. Third-party vendors, including Google, may show our ads on sites across the internet. We use both first-party and third-party cookies to analyse your usage of our Site and Apps in order to compile reports, inform, optimize and serve ads based on your past visits to our Services and to help us improve our Services. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Site and Apps, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited. For more information about Google's Privacy Policy, please visit You can opt-out of Google Analytics for display advertising and customize Google display network ads by using the Google Ads setting at
We use Hotjar, a web analysis tool that combines a variety of analysis and feedback tools, such as visitor recordings, heatmaps, form analytics, conversion funnels and feedback polls and surveys to analyse your usage on our Site and Apps The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Site and Apps, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited. For more information about Hotjar’s Privacy Policy, please visit You can opt-out of Hotjar Analytics at
We use Facebook pixels to track the actions of our users across platforms. This allows us to optimise our services and measure the efficiency of advertising campaigns. The data we receive through the use of pixels is anonymous. Facebook stores the data and may be able to connect this data to your Facebook account for advertising purposes. If you would like to opt out of the use of pixels please visit
Authentication These cookies help us identify our users so that when you're logged in you can enjoy our offerings, experiences and various features. You can even localise your experience, such as when you ask Scored to 'remember me'. These cookies also help us to remember who invited you to join Scored. We also use cookies and other web technologies, such as CAPTCHAs, to help keep Scored and our users safe and secure.
Targeting These cookies record your visit to our Site or Apps, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Services and the advertising displayed on them more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
Security and site integrity We may use persistent cookies, which will help us to ensure we have identified the same device is logging into the correct account. These cookies help us with our anti-spam measures and may help us to prevent phishers, scammers, unauthorised log-in attempts to your account and accessing any hacked accounts.
Site features and services These enable us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). They also help provide experiences, such as links to social media sites, social plugins and video content, including making it easier for you to share content between Scored and your social networks. In some cases, we may allow a third party to place cookies or save data to your local storage devices on your mobile device – this is where our Privacy Policy ends and theirs begin. The third party who places cookies on your device is responsible for how they process their data so you should read their privacy policies and make sure you're okay with them before you start sharing. Examples of such policies are available at the following links:
Performance We need to use certain cookies and save data to your local storage devices to ensure our users have the best possible experience. They assist with your navigation of our Services, ensuring pages load quickly and respond promptly to your requests.

Our use of cookies and local storage devices, including the specific cookie names, may change over time, but will generally fall into the above categories. Please visit this page regularly so that you are aware of any changes.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 12 months.

If you would like to know more about cookies and similar technologies, including flash cookies/local storage devices, the following websites provide useful information: