1. What is a cookie?
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that a website may set on your hard drive to store and sometimes track information about you.
a. Because some of them are necessary for the website to function properly
b. Because they make our website easier to use and they enhance its speed and your overall user experience (functionality cookies)
c. Because we collect anonymous aggregated statistics. These statistics, also known as analytics, help us understand how users view our website, what are its strengths and weaknesses and allow us to understand your needs and improve the website’s architecture and content. (analytics/performance cookies)
3. What type of cookies do we use?
Generally, cookies are divided between two major categories:
Session cookies: they are only used while are visiting our website and they are deleted when you leave.
Persistent cookies: Such cookies are stored on your computer until they expire or are deleted.
Moreover, cookies are classified between first party and third-party cookies. First party cookies are set by the website you are visiting, whereas third party cookies are set by other domains.
These can be both session and persistent cookies and they are mostly first party cookies. However, some of the cookies set on your computer while visiting our website may also be third party cookies placed by esteemed partners who we engage while aggregating performance statistics (example: google analytics)
4. Can I disable cookies?
Internet browsers are usually set up to automatically accept cookies. However, you can change the settings of your browser. In such manner you can block cookies, or you can be alerted when cookies are sent to your device. Please note that if you are using different devices you need to configure the settings of the browser in use in each device separately.
Also, be aware, that if you choose to disable all the cookies that we use, such choice may have significant impact on your user experience and possibly in your capacity to access all parts and features of our website.
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