Last Updated: January 2021
What Is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small data file that the website writes to your electronic device when you visit. A cookie file can collection information such as your IP address, browser type, referring and exit pages, operating system, and dates/times of page views. A cookie cannot read data off your device or read cookie files created by other sites.
First and third-party cookies: A cookie is a “first” or “third” party cookie depending on the domain that places the cookie. First-party cookies are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time.
Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a website and another entity sets a cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.
Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies remain on a user's device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created the cookie.
Session cookies: Session cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and ends when they close the browser window. Session cookies are temporary. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
What Cookies We Use and How We Use Them
We use first-party cookies on the Website to, among other things, record your user preferences, keep you logged into the Website, and track the pages you visit. Cookies help us understand how the Website is being used and improve your user experience. We use persistent cookies to recall what information you have viewed in prior visits to the Website.
We may use the following types of cookies when you visit the Website:
Analytics cookies monitor how users reached the Website, and how they interact with and move around once on the Website. These cookies let us know what features on the Website are working the best and what features on the Website can be improved.
Strictly Needed Cookies
These cookies are essential to facilitate our authentication and allow you to browse and use the features of the Website. Without these cookies, certain pages and features of the Website may not be displayed properly and the Website may not perform best for you. Strictly necessary cookies cannot be turned off individually, but you can disable all cookies in your browser.
The strictly necessary cookies on the Website may include ARRAffinity, which is part of the underlying infrastructure of the cloud platform used by the Website.
How to Control and Delete Cookies
Using your browser
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. However, you can remove or reject cookies in your browser’s settings. Please be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Website. For more information on how to control or delete cookies, check your browser or device’s settings for how you can control or reject cookies.
Other Tracking Technologies
In addition to cookies, we may use web beacons, pixel tags, and other tracking technologies on the Website to help customize the Website and improve your experience. A “web beacon” or “pixel tag” is tiny object or image embedded in a web page or email. They are used to track the number of users who have visited particular pages and viewed emails, and acquire other statistical data. They collect only a limited set of data, such as a cookie number, time and date of page or email view, and a description of the page or email on which they reside. Web beacons and pixel tags cannot be declined. However, you can limit their use by controlling the cookies that interact with them.
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