What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files of text that are downloaded onto your PC, phone or other device when you visit our Websites. Cookies generally contain a site name and a unique user ID. Once the cookie is on your device, our Website “knows” that you have been there before and can then use that knowledge to tailor the experience that you have.
Different types of cookies
The different types of cookies that we may use on our Websites fall into the categories described below. These descriptions can help you determine if and how you would like to interact with our Websites:
Required cookies enable basic site functionality and follow your progress through the Website. These essential cookies have to be enabled in order for you to browse our Websites and move between pages. We are unable to identify you personally by using these types of cookies.
Anonymous visitor statistics cookies
Social networking and third-party function cookies
Our Websites interact with social networking websites so that you can easily “Like” or share our content on websites such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram. You should refer to the privacy policies of these social networking websites to understand how they use your personal information. Embedded videos such as from YouTube operate through cookies, and if you turn cookies off, this type of video will not work.
Site improvement cookies
From time to time, we may test new designs or website features on our Websites. We may do this by showing slightly different versions of our Website to different people and anonymously monitoring how our site visitors respond to these different versions. Ultimately this helps us to offer you a better website.
Advertising and remarketing cookies
Cookies are used widely for online advertising. Neither we or our advertising partners can obtain data that can personally identify you from these cookies. We only work with advertising partners who work to accepted privacy standards. You may notice that sometimes after visiting our Websites or other websites, that you see increased numbers of advertisements from the site you visited. This is because advertisers, including ourselves, pay for these advertisements, which are known as “remarketing cookies” during your visit. We use these advertisements to tailor offers that encourage you to come back to our Website.
Turning cookies off
You can change how cookies are stored on your machine by clicking on the "Tools" menu in your internet browser for your device. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting the third-party website www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browser. For more information about these controls, visit your browser or device's help material. Certain parts of our Websites may not work properly if you have disabled browser cookie use.
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