What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files containing a string of characters that are sent to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.
Cookies set by the website are called 'first-party cookies'. Cookies set by third parties other than the website are called 'third-party cookies'. Third-party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g., advertising, interactive content, and analytics). The parties that set these third-party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.
- Essential Cookies: These cookies are required for the website to function properly. They 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.
- Analytics Cookies: These cookies help us understand how visitors interact with the website by collecting and reporting information anonymously. These cookies do not collect any personally identifiable information.
- Advertising Cookies: These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we display to you, ensuring that they are relevant to you. These cookies also help us track the efficiency of these advertising campaigns.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.