Please note – This page explains how cookies are used on Western Union’s websites as of May 2018.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit and certain emails that you open. They are widely used in order to make websites operate, or function, more efficiently, as well as to provide business and marketing information.
We use a cookie to remember your cookie preferences. This means:
For more detailed information about cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Control over cookies
Three types of cookies may be used during your visits to Western Union’s websites
Examples of cookies in this category are
|Western Union||BigIPCookie; Server_Cookie; CookieOptin; SessionID; WUCountryCookie; WULanguageCookie; and JSessionID.|
Examples in this category are below and are provided by our partners.
|Omniture||We use Omniture’s software to carry out statistical analysis of page use, page interactions and paths through Western Union, known as ‘web analytics’. We may record certain information that customers provide during an on-site transaction. This information allows us to identify customers and more accurately understand their individual behaviours and needs.|
|TeaLeaf||Used for the purpose of troubleshooting potential website issues. This provides a method to review a user’s website experience and identify and resolve issues.|
Our partners that place cookies in this category are below.
|DoubleClick||Our online advertising supplier, used for the purpose of serving our Internet advertisements on other sites.|
|Affiliate Window||An affiliate network in that helps us track where how visitors have arrived at our site to facilitate advertising and commission payments.|
|Net Booster||An affiliate network in that helps us track where how visitors have arrived at our site to facilitate advertising and commission payments.|
|Trade Doubler||An affiliate network in that helps us track where how visitors have arrived at our site to facilitate advertising and commission payments.|
In some cases, some of these cookies are managed for us by third parties, but we don’t allow the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than listed above.
For the removal of 3 rd party cookies from your computer, you may need to manage cookie preferences through your browser settings.
More details about cookies can be found