Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags, and scripts are used by us and our tracking utility partners. These technologies are used to analyze trends, administer our Website, track users’ movements around our Website and Applications and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We use Cookie technology on our Website for purposes of Website traffic analysis such as the time/date of the visit, the time/date of last visit, the page viewed, the referring site, and other data. We also track click behavior in emails we send out. This data is used to update specific user-profile information, ascertain the areas of most interest to email recipients, and to personalize email messages. Cookie technology is also used in our Applications to enable delivery of interest-based advertising.
A “cookie” is a small text file that is downloaded and stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or use certain mobile applications. Cookies then send information back to the originating website or mobile application provider on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that same cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.
Cookies perform many different jobs, like allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving a user’s experience on a website. They can also help to ensure that the advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. We use different types of cookies on our website, as explained below.
These cookies are necessary for our Website or Application to function properly and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of our Website and Applications will not work if you block these cookies. These cookies do not store any information that identifies you directly.
Functional cookies allow us to count visits and sources of traffic on our Website and Applications so we can measure and improve the performance of our Services. They help us to know which pages of our Website and Applications are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around within our Services. The information collected by these cookies is used to create aggregated, anonymous analytics reports. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our Website and will not be able to monitor its performance.
Advertising cookies may be set through our Website and Applications by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites.
These cookies do not store directly identifiable personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising, but you will not stop receiving general advertising.