Last Modified: October 25, 2021
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Some Cookies are only kept on your computer during your browsing session, i.e., until you leave our website (these are known as “session” cookies), whereas other cookies remain in your browser after the session unless they expire or are deleted (these are known as “persistent” cookies). The Cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories
|Type of Cookie||Function|
|Strictly Necessary||These Cookies are required to enable core site functionality and are automatically enabled when you use this site. Once you close your browser, these Cookies disappear.|
|Functional||These Cookies allow additional functionality like saving preferences, allowing social interaction, and analyzing usage for site optimization. These types of Cookies securely save your login details and remember tasks or transactions to increase the performance of our site.|
|Performance||Performance Cookies monitor our website performance and measure the number of visitors. They measure things like how often users visit the site, and how users use the site. They do not save information that would allow the user to be identified. The collected information is aggregated, and therefore the user is made anonymous.|
|Third Party Cookies||We may use third-party service providers to assist us by providing us with certain statistical and analytic information. For example, third-party Cookies are used to measure site performance, events, and user activities to make sure the website is meeting the needs of users and help us make improvements for navigation, search, and content. We primarily use Google Analytics.|
Social Media: We may use social plugins from social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram. These plugins are indicated by the respective logo of the social network and are used to track user activity and collect data on users.
Web Beacons: We may use web beacons (also called web bugs, pixel tags, clear GIFS) to collect and aggregate data (such as the number of visitors) to help us see which areas of our site are the most popular with our users and to improve and update the content of our site.
HOW TO MANAGE AND REMOVE COOKIES
You can adjust the settings on your browser and reject the setting of all or some Cookies and it will alert you when a Cookie is placed on your device. You may also delete previously stored Cookies; however, this will not prevent the Services from placing future Cookies on your device unless and until you adjust your settings as described herein
If you are accessing our website via a browser, you can restrict, block or remove cookies through your web browser settings. For instructions on how to manage Cookies, please visit the “Help” section of your browser.
You can visit https://www.aboutcookies.org/, or if you are an EU resident, http://www.youronlinechoices.com/, for more information about how to manage and remove Cookies.
MOBILE DEVICE IDENTIFIERS
Your mobile operating system may let you opt-out from having certain device identifiers used for interest-based advertising. You should refer to the instructions provided by your mobile device’s manufacturer; this information is typically available under the “settings” function of your mobile device.
CHANGE YOUR SETTINGS
You can also block certain Cookies by adjusting your settings through our Services.
Please understand that some areas of website will not function after you have changed your Cookie settings and blocking any or all Cookies may impact your use of the Services.