Rakuten Insight Cookies Policy


This cookies policy explains what cookies are used on uk.m.aipsurveys.com (the "Site"), why they are used and how you can control their use.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that websites often store on computer hard drives or mobile devices of visitors. They are used to recognise users, enhance their shopping experience, personalise users' experience if they return to the website, and generally to improve the website and the services provided.

We use cookies to enhance the online experience of our visitors and to better understand how the Site is used. Cookies may tell us whether you have visited the Site before or whether you are a new visitor.


Types of Cookies We Use

Our Site uses first party cookies (i.e. cookies set directly by us to your device) as well as cookies served by third parties on our behalf and can be used to recognise your computer or mobile device when it visits other websites. Third party cookies are most commonly used for website analytics or advertising purposes. Some of the cookies the Site uses only remain on your device while your browser is open (these cookies are known as 'session cookies'), while others remain for longer periods (these are known as 'permanent cookies').

The Sites uses three types of cookies:

1.Strictly Necessary Cookies

These are essential cookies that let you move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, certain services you have asked for cannot be provided. You can control and delete these cookies through your browser settings however if you choose to do so, then you will not be able to use the full functionality of the Site.

2.Performance Cookies

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website, including the number of anonymous visitors and which pages they visited most often. RAKUTEN INSIGHT uses this information to help us improve the performance of our website, for example, by ensuring that visitors find what they are looking for easily.

The Site uses the following Google Analytics cookies.

Cookie name Cookie type How the cookies work How to exercise your cookie choices
_ga Google Analytics
First party cookie/persistent (2 years)
Used to distinguish visitors. More information, including details on how to opt-out, is available here. https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
_gid Google Analytics
First party cookie/persistent (24 hours)
Used to distinguish visitors.
_gat Google Analytics
First party cookie/persistent (1 minute)
Used to throttle request rate.

If you choose not to accept the use of Google Analytics cookies, you can do so by installing an opt-out plug-in provided by Google at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

3.Advertising Cookies

As per your choice, Rakuten Insight and trusted third parties will send your browser advertising cookies for you to receive more Surveys from Rakuten Insight. The cookie will track your browsing behaviour in websites using the same cookie. If you prefer to receive more opportunities and more information, visit the Cookie Setting in My page.


How to control cookies

If you do not wish the Site to collect information through the use of cookies, you may set your web browser to reject cookies from the Site. Each browser is different, so you should check your browser's "Help" menu to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Please note that if you reject or block cookies from the Site, especially the Strictly Necessary ones, the Site may not function as intended.

For further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.


Last updated: Feb 28, 2019