What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files sent from a website and stored in your browser or device. They contain a string of text that contains information about your browser. Some cookies can contain personally identifiable information such as name, address, IP address, etc.
What kind of cookies are in use?
Session Cookies: These are cookies that are erased when the user closes the Web browser. The session cookie is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed. Session cookies do not collect information from the user’s computer.
Persistent Cookies: These are stored on your device between website visits. They allow us to remember your preferences.
First-Party Cookies: These are cookies created by our website for use while on the site.
Third-Party Cookies: These are cookies created by third-parties outside of our website.
The kinds of cookies we utilize include:
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are cookies absolutely necessary for the functionality of our Site. These include cookies that enable the successful completion of our web forms.
Performance Cookies: These recognize return visitors/customers, and any preferences they have made in previous visits.
Advertising Cookies: These help us deliver personalized information content relevant to your interests. As we utilize third parties services, our authorized service providers may also place cookies on your device.
Analytical or Customization Cookies: These cookies collect information about how users access and move through our website. We use this information in either aggregate form to help us improve the way our website works, or to personalize our website to your interests.
Social Media Cookies: These allow us to integrate social media functions into our website, and may also be used for information dissemination / advertising purposes.
How to manage, control and delete cookies
Here are some in-depth guides on how to control and delete cookies:
To learn how to manage privacy and storage settings for Flash cookies, visit http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html.
Further information about deleting and blocking cookies can be found at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Revised: July 3, 2020