Island Financial Solutions

"Aligning the power of your money
with the direction of your values"


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Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files that are sent by a web server to your computer or other internet enabled device when you visit a website.

Cookies are prevalent across websites in order for then to work efficiently and to help the site administrators by providing business and marketing data to enable them to make informed decisions in the future development of the website.

IFS may collect information about your computer in order to create reports, which includes: IP addresses, operating systems and browser types. The user's browsing data is purely statistical and do not individually identify you.

Our website employs the use of three types of cookies, namely: performance, identification and targeting cookies.

Performance Cookies:

Identification Cookies:

Targeting Cookies:

Google Analytics advertising features

We have enabled Google Analytics advertising features in our website. These features allow for analysis to improve your experience, as well as create marketing lists. Marketing lists help us to deliver relevant adverts based on your experience of this website.

We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users? browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.

Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer?s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.

Opting out

Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site. You can block or remove cookies through your internet browser or by using third party software, such as the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

However, there may be issues using certain parts of our website if you do.

Cookies We Use

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
_ga 2 years Used to distinguish users.
_gid 24 hours Used to distinguish users.
_gat 1 minute Used to throttle the request rate.

Changes to this policy

IFS may need to amend or update this policy; so please check our website periodically.

This version of the Cookie Policy was last updated on 21st May 2018.


If you have any questions or queries regarding this policy or how IFS uses the personal data we hold on you, please do not hesitate to Contact Us and will endeavour to respond as quickly as possible.


Cookie - is a data that a web server stores on your computer?s local hard disk in order to allow the website to store your preferences on your device and retrieve it in the future.

IP Address - is a 32 bit binary digit that identifies each sender and receive of information that is sent in packets through the Internet.

Session - is a series of interactions between two communication points that are during a single connection and related to a unique session number.

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