Effective Date: September 20, 2018
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. This technology helps us (1) remember your information so you will not have to re-enter it; (2) track and understand how you use and interact with the Site; (3) tailor the Site around your preferences; (4) measure the usability of the Site; (5) understand the effectiveness of our communications; and (6) otherwise manage and enhance the Site.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE OBTAIN THROUGH COOKIES?
The information we obtain through Cookies includes your device IP address, domain name, identifiers associated with your devices, device and operating system type and characteristics, web browser characteristics, language preferences, clickstream data, your interactions with the Sites (such as the web pages you visit, links you click and features you use), the pages that led or referred you to the Sites, dates and times of access to the Sites, and other information about your use of the Site.
COOKIES USED ON OUR SITES
These Cookies are essential to use and navigate our Sites. Essential Cookies help us collect information, such as your session ID and other server information, that enables us to authenticate users. Essential Cookies are deleted when you end your browsing session or within a short period of time thereafter.
These Cookies collect information about your choices or remember your preferences so we can show you relevant content. They allow us to identify your location and remember your language during a browsing session and to customize the Sites you have accessed. These Cookies are deleted when you end your browsing session.
We use analytics Cookies to collect information on how users navigate and use our Sites, such as how the users traverse our Sites, the pages they view, how long they stay on a page and whether the page is displayed correctly or whether errors occur. Such cookies help us to improve the performance of our Sites and make the Sites more user-friendly. Some of these Cookies are persistent Cookies which remain on your computer or other Internet-connected device for a certain period of time after you end your browsing session unless you delete them. These Cookies are provided by third-party analytics providers, including Google Analytics For more information about these third-party providers’ Cookies, please click on the links below:
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Third Party Cookies