Cookies are really small text files that are placed on your computer, phone or tablet when you visit and browse websites. They distinguish you from other users, which helps deliver a good experience when you visit the website. They also help in identifying potential improvements that may be made to the website.
We employ session cookies and persistent cookies on our website:
Session cookies: These cookies are temporary. They are deleted when you close your browser. We use Session cookies to collect data regarding your activities on our website.
Persistent cookies: These cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for a preset period of time. They collect data that enables us to personalize your experience of our website on each repeat visit.
The following list indicates which cookies are used on our website and why:
Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are essential to ensure the proper operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to log in to our website and to make use of the various functions of our website.
Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies help us by recording the number of visitors and how they move around our website. This aids us in improving the website's operation, for example, by ensuring that you are easily finding what you are looking for.
Functionality cookies: These cookies allow our website to recognize you on return visits. This enables us to remember your username and chosen preferences so we can offer an enhanced experience whenever you use our website.
Targeting cookies: These cookies record information about your visit to our website, such as the pages you browse, the length of time you spend on each page, and the links you follow. We use this information to offer more relevant advertising to you whenever you visit our website.
There several of ways to exercise your choice regarding cookies. Browsers provide the ability to clear cookies from your computer/device in the settings options. Doing so may render some website functions unusable, however.