Cookies perform many different functions. For example, they help us remember your username or preferences, analyze how well our sites perform, or even allow us to recommend content that we think will be of interest to you.
Some cookies contain personal information – for example, if you clicked “Remember me” when you logged in to your account, the cookie will remember your username. Most cookies do not collect information that can identify you, but rather collect general information about how users access and use our sites or what their location is. What types of cookies do we use? They perform different functions:
1. Important cookies
Some cookies are vital to the functioning of our sites. They allow us to identify users who are registered.
2. Cookies related to the effectiveness of the site
We use other cookies to analyze how visitors use our sites and to monitor the performance of our site. This allows us to offer you a high quality experience by customizing the content offered and quickly identifying and resolving various issues.
3. Functional cookies
Functional cookies allow us to remember your preferences, such as font size and other personal settings. For example, cookies save you the time and effort of entering a username every time you visit our site. How to turn off cookies? All modern browsers allow you to change cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser. To be aware of these settings, the following links can help you, or you can use the Help button on your browser menus for more details:
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Cookie settings in Chrome