What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file and holds a certain amount of data, which our Site can send to your browser. It may then be stored on your computer’s hard drive and can be accessed by our web server. This cookie data can then be retrieved and can allow us to customize our Site accordingly. It is important to clarify that cookies do not collect any personal data stored on your hard drive or computer.
The purpose of cookies is to help the Site keep track of your visits and activities.
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Site, and we use different types of cookies to run the Site.
Session cookies: cookies designed to collect and store information while the user is accessing the Site. These cookies are not stored on the user’s computer when the session expires, or the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies: cookies in which the data continues to be stored on the user’s computer and can be accessed and processed when the user leaves the Site and when he/she returns to it. The user can delete these cookies at any time. These cookies expire in one (1) day.
Types of cookies
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. Our webserver cookies help to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks and preserves the visitor’s session state across page requests.
Analytics cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. It registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website, used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate and registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. It is also used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior and tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
All browsers allow you to manage which cookies you accept, reject and delete. You can usually find these controls under the ‘Preferences’ or ‘Tools’ menu. Please be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Site.