Effective Date: March 12, 2019
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the website or browse from one page to another. To learn more about cookies, please visit aboutcookies.org.
What are cookies used for?
What types of cookies do we use?
We use two types of cookies on our Site: session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is a temporary cookie that remains on your device until you leave our Site. Session cookies are essential to make our Site work correctly, as they enable you to move around our Site and use our features. A persistent cookie remains on your device for much longer, or until you manually delete it (how long the cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or “lifetime” of the specific cookie and your browser settings). Persistent cookies help us recognize you as a return user of our Site so it’s easier and convenient to return to and interact with our Site. In addition, persistent cookies also help us recognize and record information about your web browsing habits during the lifetime of the persistent cookie.
We use different types of analytical cookies that allow us to provide you with more efficient and contextual support and that also provide us with data around your usage of the Site that we may use to improve the Site but also to benefit our business and the businesses of our affiliates, including with respect to business purposes unrelated to the Site.
What third-party cookies do we use?
We may also work with third-party service providers who may set cookies on our Site. These third-party service providers help us track and analyze your use of our Site and to optimize our Site and improve your experience. These third-party service providers are responsible for the cookies they set on our Site. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies. We are not responsible for these third party sites or the content of such third party sites. Once you have left our Site, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information of which you provide. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third-party service provider.
How to control cookies?
If you continue to use our Site without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our Site. You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish. For details see aboutcookies.org.
You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our Site and functionalities may not work.