The tables below detail the cookies we use, the type of data stored, and how long it is stored for.


Stores the session ID that is required for ASP.NET to function properly.

Name Type Lifetime Data Stored
ASP.NET_SessionId ASP.NET  Session The ASP.NET session ID
ARRAffinity ASP.NET Session The Microsoft Azure server ID

Cookie Popup

Tracks if the visitor has agreed to the Cookie Popup in order to hide it in subsequent visits.

Name Type Lifetime Data Stored
cookie_acceptance_level Cookie Popup 1 year Saves the cookie settings' choice

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google Inc. (Google) that tracks which pages are visited and how long a particular visitor stays on the site. Google uses aggregated statistical information to provide Aegon with an understanding of how users are using the Aegon website. Google is only allowed to provide this information to third parties if Google has a statutory obligation to so or to the extent that the third parties are processing the information on Googles behalf. You can find further information about Google Analytics here and here.

Name Type Lifetime Data Stored
_ga Google Analytics 2 years This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
_gat Google Analytics 6 months This cookie is used by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.


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