Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that websites place on your device as you are browsing. They are used to remember your preferences, login information, and browsing history. This information can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.

Why We Use Cookies

Our website uses cookies to enhance your experience by:

Ensuring secure transactions.
Remembering your login details.
Understanding how you navigate through our site, which helps us identify improvements.
Providing content tailored to your interests.

For a detailed explanation of cookies, please visit the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

Your Choices Regarding Cookies

While cookies improve browsing experience, you have the option to disable them. Please note that doing so may affect the functionality of our website. To disable cookies, adjust your browser settings (refer to your browser’s Help section for instructions).

Types of Cookies We Use

Our site uses the following cookies:

  • __RequestVerificationToken: Protects against Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
  • ASP.NET_SessionId: Identifies a user’s session, which is essential for our service delivery.
  • UMB_UPDCHK: Stores non-identifiable configuration information.
  • XSRF-TOKEN/XSRF-V: Guards against CSRF attacks.
  • Authentication: Verifies the identity of users accessing restricted sections.

Online Banking Platform Cookies

Cookies used by our online banking platform (located at Hoot Credit Union Online Banking) are designed to secure your transactions and ensure a seamless banking experience.

Third-Party Cookies

We also use third-party services like Google Analytics to understand and improve how you interact with our website. Google Analytics may track your engagement and browsing patterns. If you prefer not to be tracked by Google Analytics, Google offers an opt-out browser add-on available here.

For more information on Google Analytics and their cookies, please visit the Google Policies page below.


Need More Information?

If you are unsure about whether you need certain cookies, we recommend keeping them enabled to ensure full site functionality. For further inquiries or assistance, please contact us at


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