What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data stored in text files that are saved on your computer or other devices when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to remind you and your preferences, whether for a single visit (via a "session cookie") or for multiple repeat visits (using a "persistent cookie").
Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used during the course of your visit to the website, and expire when you close your web browser.
Persistent cookies are used to remember your preferences within our website and remain on your desktop or mobile device even after you close your browser or restart your computer. They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for you while visiting our website or using our services.
Cookies can be set by the Website ("first party cookies"), or by third parties, such as those that serve content or provide advertising or analytics services on the website ("third party cookies"). These third parties can recognize you when you visit our website and also when you visit other websites.
What type of cookies do we use?
- Necessary cookies
Necessary cookies allow us to provide you with the best possible experience when accessing and navigating through our website and using its features. For example, these cookies allow us to recognize that you have created an account and logged into that account to access content.
- Functionality cookies
Functionality cookies allow us to operate the website and our services in accordance with the choices you make. For example, we will recognize your username and remember how you personalized the website and services during future visits.
- Analytical cookies
These cookies allow us and third-party services to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the website. These cookies do not contain personal information such as names and email addresses and are used to help us improve your user experience of the website.
- Social media cookies