They can be used to track the pages you visit on the website, save the information you enter or remember your preferences such as language settings.
Session cookies are only stored temporarily while visiting the site. They are used to enable you to perform your banking transactions and disappear when you log out or close the browser.
Persistent cookies save a file for a limited time on your computer. The website uses persistent cookies to follow your navigation and to collect statistics to optimize and improve your site. Some of these persistent cookies are so-called third-party cookies from traffic monitoring companies and other external partners contracted to follow your navigation on the site. The information is used, among other things, to improve the website and display digital offers - even on other websites.
Cookies are needed to enable us to make our digital services - such as the internet bank - easier for you to use, to show how visitors use our site and to improve the service we offer you. They are also used for our marketing.
According to the Electronic Communications Act, anyone who visits a website should receive information about cookies and what they are used for. We need your consent if cookies are not required for the service you have explicitly requested. You agree to allow cookies in your browser.
Swedbank's logged-in services (internet banking) use session cookies to allow the web server (the bank) to distinguish between the different users. The cookie contains your identity and is stored on your computer as long as you are connected to our logged-in service. When you log out, it disappears. In order to use our logged-in services, you must allow cookies in your browser.
If you want, you can delete cookies through the settings on your browser. Please note that the internet bank will not work if you remove or block cookies. It can also affect the rest of our site and how it works for you.
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