Cookies are used on Česká spořitelna, a.s. websites in accordance with the law.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small data file that a server sends to a browser, and the browser then stores this data file on the user’s computer. Each time the user visits the same website, the browser sends this data file back to the server. Cookies are usually used to identify a user, store the user’s preferences, simplify use of the website, allow collection of statistics on the use of the website, optimise content and display relevant ads. Similar data files, such as tracking pixels, web trackers and web beacons, are collectively labelled as cookies. The websites you visit can use cookies to store information about your behaviour – e.g., how you use internet banking – and can over time identify the things that interest you. 

The data controller is Česká spořitelna, a.s. Detailed information about the processing of personal data can be found on this page.

The cookie settings can be modified by clicking on “Cookie settings “ in the website footer. Consent to cookies is granted for 13 months. We can use some cookies for up to five years (e.g., cookies used to demonstrate compliance with the law or for reviews conducted by supervisory authorities). 

Necessary cookies

Cookies which cannot be rejected

  • Functional and technical cookies
    These cookies are necessary for our websites to function properly, to stay secure and to display properly on all devices. Without functional cookies, our websites won’t work as they should. 
  • Information society services (ISS) cookies
    These cookies are used for the basic app and module settings of those services expressly requested by users.
  • Secure cookies
    These cookies are stored to demonstrate compliance with the law or at the request of supervisory authorities (e.g. for services requiring strong authentication according to PSD2).

Optional cookies

Cookies which can be rejected

  • Statistical and analytical cookies
    These cookies help us understand how our websites are used. They allow us to track visits to our websites and assess user behaviour. These cookies help us identify any issues with our websites and obtain the information we need to improve them. We can use these cookies to create profiles of your interests. We use these cookies based on your consent. You can revoke consent at any time.
  • Preference cookies
    Preference cookies allow you to see mainly the information and services you have selected or that will be of interest to you. For example, they remember the language version you prefer. They keep us from bothering you with things that are of no interest to you. Based on the information we obtain about you from these cookies, we can adjust our website content or remember your settings. We use these cookies based on your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time.
  • Advertising and marketing cookies
    Advertising cookies help us display only those offers that are relevant for you. These cookies help us refrain from displaying ads that do not interest you. They help us link our websites to our partners and create profiles about your interests. We use these cookies based on your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time.

Third-party cookies

On our Financial Group websites we work with partners that the help you see relevant ads and help us assess the performance of the websites and monitor the way you use our websites.

  • Google
    Google DoubleClick - used to display ads on external online media.
    Google Ads - used to display ads on browsers and the content network.
    Google Analytics - used to analyse and assess visits.
    YouTube - used to allow you to play videos on our website.
    Google ReCAPTCHA - used as protection against automated access and bot attacks.
  • Meta
    Facebook - used to display customised ads on this social network.
    Instagram - used to display customised ads on this social network.
  • LinkedIn
    Used to display customised ads on this social network.
  • Contentsquare 
    Used to analyse and assess user behaviour on our websites. 
  • Seznam
    Used to display customised ads on the Sklik ad network.
  • Twitter
    Used to display customised ads on this social network and to display posts from this network on our websites.
  • AdForm
    Used to implement online marketing campaigns (ads) and to measure their effectiveness. 
  • Kantar 
    Used to assess the success of advertising campaigns through panel surveys.
  • Typeform
    Used to display certain forms on our websites and to ensure these forms function properly.
  • Flipsnack
    Used to display interactive PDF browsers and to ensure these browsers functional properly.
  • Salesforce 
    Used to display personalised information on our websites and to test what information is best for our website users and it should best be displayed.

How to check or change cookie settings in various browsers?

Most browsers accept cookies automatically unless set up not to. You can restrict or block the use of cookies in your web browser. Keep in mind, however, that blocking cookies can substantially affect the functionality of the website. You can find information here about the cookie settings of each browser: