Sony Rewards Cookie Policy

Last Updated: 13th December 2022

This Cookie Policy describes what cookies are used on rewards.sony.com (“Site”), which is owned and managed by Sony’s Card Marketing & Services Company, a division of Sony Electronics Inc. (“Sony,” “We,” or “Us”). This Policy also describes why cookies are used, and how you can control their use.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a simple text file, containing small amounts of information, that a website asks your browser to store on your device to remember information about you, such as your language preference. In this policy, the term “cookie” also refers to similar technologies that carry out the purposes described below, such as web tags or other trackers.

Cookies that are set by us are called first-party cookies and can only be read by us. Sony is the data controller of these cookies. The Site may also use third-party cookies, which are cookies set by an organization other than Sony, and typically these allow us to analyze site usage and improve the site experience. Sony may not control the storage or access to these cookies. You should review the privacy and cookie policies of these services to find out how these third parties use cookies and where your cookie data is being stored and processed. Information collected from cookies may be transferred to a country other than your own, where different laws may apply. Where required, Sony will take steps to ensure that privacy protections are applied by our service providers and partners.

Cookies Used on this Site

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some certain Site features or functions may not work if Strictly Necessary Cookies are blocked.

Functional Cookies

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Targeting Cookies

These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

How long do we keep cookie data?

We keep information collected from cookies for a maximum of 2 years. For more details on how long we keep information collected from specific cookies, please select "Cookie Details" in the Cookie Preference Center.

How to opt out?

You can opt-out of each cookie category (except Strictly Necessary Cookies) by visiting the Cookie Preference Center.