Cookies are tiny files that are commonly placed on your computer/mobile device by most of the websites you visit. They ensure that the website functions optimally, and they provide you with a good browsing experience by recording your preferences.
Our website makes use of both session and persistent cookies:
Session cookies: These are cookies that only function until you close your browser or log out of the website, at which time they are deleted. They are used to collect data about your activity on the website.
Persistent cookies: These are permanent cookies that expire after a predefined period of time. They gather information about your preferences so that you can enjoy a personalized browsing experience on later visits to the website.
The following list indicates which cookies are used on our website and why:
Essential cookies: These cookies are required for the operation of our website. We may use these cookies to authenticate and identify website members, for example.
Performance/analytical cookies: These cookies gather data about how many visitors the website receives and their actions while on the website, which enables us to do things like offer more relevant content and make improvements to the website, for example.
Functional cookies: These cookies allow our site to remember your personal preferences, such as your username or other data you enter, which allows us to provide an enhanced, more personalized experience when you visit.
Targeting cookies: Targeting cookies are used to gather information that allows the website to serve relevant advertising and to gauge the efficiency of our advertising efforts. To this end, these cookies measure such things as which pages you view during your visit and which links you follow.
You can choose to reject cookies or to delete them using your browser settings. Be aware, however, that doing this may cause some of the website functions or services to be unavailable to you.