Cookie Policy


Summary

When you visit or interact with our sites, services or applications, we may use cookies, or other similar technologies for storing information to help provide you with a better, faster, and safer experience, and for advertising purposes.

This page will help you understand more about these technologies and our use of them on our sites, services or applications. Below is a summary of a few key things you should know about our use of such technologies.

Our cookies are necessary for the functioning of our services, help us improve our performance or help us to serve you relevant and targeted ads. We use cookies that only remain on your device for as long as you keep your browser session active and cookies that remain on your device for a longer period (persistent). You're free to block, delete, or disable these cookies if your device allows this. You can manage your cookies and your cookie preferences in your browser or device settings.

Security measures are set in place (wherever applicable) to prevent unauthorised access to our cookies.

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What are cookies?

Like most sites, we use technologies that are essentially small data files placed on your computer, tablet, mobile phone, or other devices (referred to collectively as a "device") that allow us to record certain pieces of information whenever you visit or interact with our sites, services, applications, messaging, and tools.

The specific names and types of the cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies we use may change from time to time. In order to help you better understand this Policy and our use of such technologies we have provided the following limited terminology and definitions:


Cookies:

Small text files placed in the memory of your browser or device when you visit a website or view a message. Cookies allow a website to recognise a particular device or browser. There are several types of cookies:

  • Session cookies expire at the end of your browser session and allow us to link your actions during that particular browser session.
  • Persistent cookies are stored on your device in between browser sessions, allowing us to remember your preferences or actions across multiple sites.
  • First-party cookies are set by the site you are visiting.
  • Third-party cookies are set by a third party site separate from the site you are visiting.
Cookies can be disabled or removed by tools that are available in most commercial browsers. The preferences for each browser you use will need to be set separately and different browsers offer different functionality and options.


Your choice and our use of cookies

We offer certain site features, services or applications that are available only through the use of these technologies. You're always free to block, delete, or disable these technologies if your browser, installed application, or device permits. However, if you decline cookies or other similar technologies, you may not be able to take advantage of certain site features, services or applications. You may also be required to validate your credentials more frequently during your browsing sessions. For more information on how you can block, delete, or disable these technologies, please review your browser or device settings.

Generally, these technologies allow our sites, services or applications to store relevant information in your browser or device and later read that information in order to identify you to our servers or internal systems. Where applicable, we protect our cookies and other similar technologies to help ensure that only we can interpret them by assigning them a unique identifier that is designed for interpretation only by us. We don't store any of your personal information on any of our cookies or other similar technologies.

Our uses of such technologies fall into the following general categories:

  1. Operationally Necessary. We may use cookies or other similar technologies that are necessary to the operation of our sites, services or applications. This includes technologies that allow you access to our sites, services or applications that are required to identify irregular site behavior, prevent fraudulent activity and improve security;
  2. Performance-Related. We may use cookies or other similar technologies to assess the performance of our websites, applications or services including as part of our analytic practices to help us understand how our visitors use our websites, determine whether you have viewed an item or link, or to improve our website content, applications or services;
  3. Functionality-Related. We may use cookies or other similar technologies that allow us to offer you enhanced functionality when accessing or using our sites, services or applications. This may include identifying you when you sign into our sites or keeping track of your specified preferences, interests, or past items viewed so that we may enhance the presentation of content on our sites;
  4. Advertising or Targeting-Related. We may use first-party or third-party cookies to deliver content, including ads relevant to your interests, on our sites or on third party sites. This includes using technologies to understand the usefulness to you of the advertisements and content that has been delivered to you, such as whether you have clicked on an advertisement.
If you would like to opt-out of all other types of technologies we employ on our sites, services or applications, you may do so by blocking, deleting, or disabling them as your browser or device permits.