What are cookies?
Cookies are tiny data files that are placed on your device when you browse websites or use online services or apps. They ensure that the website functions optimally, and they provide you with a good browsing experience by recording your preferences.
Our website makes use of both session and persistent cookies:
Session cookies: These are non-permanent cookies that are deleted when you close your browser. They they are employed to gather information about your activities as you browse our website.
Persistent cookies: These cookies are permanent cookies that stay on your computer/device until they expire or are deleted. Their use enables us to offer a more personalized browsing experience when you return to our site.
The following list describes the types and functions of the cookies we use on our site:
Strictly necessary (essential) cookies. These cookies are necessary for the proper operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into our website and perform account-related functions.
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 are used to recognize you when you return to our website so that we can remember your preferences, such as your username and other settings you choose.
Targeting cookies: These are cookies that gather certain information about your visit to our website, such as which pages you view, how long you spend on each page, and which links you click on. We use this information to show you advertisements that you will find relevant and also to determine how effective the advertisements are.
You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer/device via your browser settings. This may affect your experience of the website, however, as certain functions and services may no longer be available.