Cookie Notice

1. BACKGROUND

This Cookie Notice supplements the Privacy Notice published by PNC Business Credit UK (‘we’ ‘our’ ‘us’) on our website, which is incorporated by reference in this Cookie Notice and may be found here. This Cookie Notice explains why we use cookies, what types of cookies we use and how you can manage your cookie settings.

Any questions or concerns relating to the use of cookies by our websites and the processing of personal data obtained through their use may be directed to: privacyBCUK@pnc.com

2. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small removable data file, typically of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a computer, smartphone or other device when the user accesses certain websites.

3. WHY DO WE USE COOKIES?

Cookies are used for a variety of reasons, including to make a website function, make it work more efficiently, ensure the security of the website and to help recognise a user’s device and tailor the user’s experience to fit prior preferences. Cookies can also provide web publishers with valuable information about how their site is being used. We use cookies to help make our website operate and also to allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us identify and remember your preferences in order to provide you with a personalised experience when browsing our website. Understanding our website visitors’ preferences in the aggregate also helps us to improve our site.

4. YOUR OPTIONS

You can choose whether to accept or deny cookies. To reject or limit the use of cookies on your device you may set your web browser to prevent the setting of any cookies, set your web browser to notify you when a cookie is set or you can delete set cookies later.

The process for blocking or removing cookies will vary from one web browser to the next. To change your current cookies preferences for our website, click below:

Click here to change your cookie preferences

Please note that if you reject cookies that are strictly necessary for operation or efficient use of the website, you may not be able to access the site or your experience may be sub-optimal.

5. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?

Our website uses session cookies and persistent cookiesSession cookies are temporary files which last only as long as your browsing session and are erased once you close your browser. Persistent cookies are files that stay in your browser’s subfolders after you close your browser.

The table below contains more detailed information about the specific cookies that we use. 

Cookie Name

Purpose

Lifespan

Part of a Group

Strictly Necessary or Optional

_ga

Analytics

2 years

Google

Optional

_gid

Analytics

24 hours

Google

Optional

cookieconstent_status

Cookie consent

1 year

No

Necessary

6. LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Our website may contain links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy or security practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. In addition, our website contains links to sites of PNC based outside the EEA.

If you are an EU resident, you have certain rights in relation to any personal data that we process about you. These rights are set out in Section 7 of our Privacy Notice, which you can find here.