Last Updated on 24th September, 2018
What is cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your internet browser on your computer or mobile phone. You can think of cookies as providing ‘memory’ for the website, so that it can recognize you when you come back and respond appropriately.
What kind of cookies are in use by us and third-parties?
Cookies on this site are grouped into the following categories:
Essential – these are cookies that are required for the regular operation of our websites. For example, some cookies allow us to ensure that people can access the access the log-in pages or carry out fraud detection and security checks (along with other similar things). These are essential for the website to work properly.
Analytics – these cookies are used for performance measurement to understand things including how many people visit our websites, how they navigate our sites, and what webpages are they most interested in. This allows us to improve your experience with us. Additionally, you can see how Google Analytics (one of our analytics tools) uses cookie information when you use our partners’ sites by visiting www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners, or any other URL Google may provide from time to time.
Advertising – these cookies, if present, enable us and our advertising partners to serve you with relevant advertisements that we think will interest you (often called behavioral advertising). You might see these advertisements on our sites. These cookies record your visit to our website and the content you interact with and may also be used to manage the number of times that you see an advertisement. They may be placed by us, or by advertising partners with our permission.
How you can opt-out of cookies being placed on your device(s)?
It is possible to stop your browser from accepting cookies altogether by changing your browser’s cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser. The following links may be helpful, or you can use the “Help” option in your browser.
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS
Changes to this Policy
We make changes to the cookies policy from time to time but will not reduce your rights under this cookies policy without your explicit consent. At any time, if you do not agree with any of the changes made to this cookies policy, you must opt-out.