A cookie is a tiny file commonly stored on your device (computer, phone, tablet) while you browse a website. They are used to remember your preferences and record your activities on our website so that we can provide a personalized experience. They are also used to determine where improvements can be made to the website.
Both session cookies and persistent cookies are in use on our website:
Session cookies: Session cookies gather information regarding your activities while browsing our website. These are temporary cookies that are deleted once you close your browser or log out of the site.
Persistent cookies: These cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for a preset period of time. They collect data that enables us to personalize your experience of our website on each repeat visit.
The following is a list of the cookies we use and their functions:
Required cookies: These cookies are strictly necessary for our website to operate. These enable identification of registered users and account-related functions, for example.
Analytics and performance cookies: These are cookies that allow us to improve our website's performance by recording information about how you interact with our website. This information is used to offer relevant content to you, for example.
Functionality cookies: These cookies ensure a more personalized experience when you visit our website. They allow us to remember data, such as your username and preferences, so that you don't have to enter it each time you visit.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies are used to deliver ads that are relevant to you and your interests. They gather information about how you use our website (which pages you visit, how long you stay, what links you follow) so that we can customize the advertising you see while browsing our website and measure the effectiveness of that advertising.
Certain third party service providers may also place cookies on your computer or device to collect information for analytical, performance or targeting purposes. We do not have any control over these third-party cookies.
You can disable the cookie function in your browser settings. If you do so, however, you may not be able to use all the functions and services of the website.