What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used to improve the user experience of websites by remembering preferences, analyzing website usage, and providing personalized content and ads.
Types of cookies we use
We use the following types of cookies:
- Essential cookies: These cookies are necessary for the website to function properly and cannot be turned off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site may not work then.
- Analytics cookies: These cookies allow us to analyze how visitors use our website, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
- Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed, and in some cases selecting advertisements that are based on your interests.
How to control cookies
You can control cookies by adjusting your browser settings. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via your browser's help documentation.