Cookies Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

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

Cookie Description Domain
BE_SESSIONS This cookie is your session and tells us that you are logged in along with some basic account information. It expires as soon as you log out or close the browser. briefencounter.com
BE_USER This tells us you have been to the site already and hides the cookie information banner for one month. briefencounter.com
__stripe_orig_props Tracking of the referrer the user entered the site used by Stripe. .stripe.com
_ga Used to distinguish users by Google Analytics. .stripe.com
_ga Used to distinguish users by Google Analytics. briefencounter.com
_gat Used to throttle request rate by Google Analytics. briefencounter.com
stripe.csrf A random token to prevent cross site request forgery used by Stripe. stripe.com
stripe.csrf A random token to prevent cross site request forgery used by Stripe. stripe.com
Vimeo
__utma Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. player.vimeo.com
__utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. player.vimeo.com
__utmc Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. Used by Google Analytics. player.vimeo.com
__utmt_player Vimeo Analytics player id. player.vimeo.com
__utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. player.vimeo.com
player Vimeo Analytics player name. vimeo.com
vuid Vimeo Analytics unique id vimeo.com
Stripe
__stripe_orig_props Tracking of the referrer the user entered the site used by Stripe. stripe.com
_ga Used to distinguish users by Google Analytics. stripe.com
_gat Used to throttle request rate by Google Analytics. stripe.com
country The country you're currently viewing the site for. stripe.com
mp_{id}_mixpanel A random identifier and some analytics information on how you use your account used by Stripe. stripe.com
stripe.csrf A random token to prevent cross site request forgery used by Stripe. stripe.com

Please note that third parties (including, for example, 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.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.