We may work with third parties to research certain usage and activities on our website on our behalf. No personal information about you is shared except to the extent it is required to be used by a third party or parties for providing such research, and in the course of conducting this research we, and/or these third parties may place a unique “cookie” on your browser.
A cookie is a small file which is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard disc and helps us understand and track your use of the site and where it can improve the information and services provided.
There are two different types of cookies:
Session cookies – these are temporary and are erased when you close your internet browser.
Persistent cookies – these remain on your hard drive until you erase them or they expire at a pre-set deletion date.
We may also use web beacons or spotlight tags. These are transparent image files used to understand how users interact with the pages and content on the pages of our web site. We do not use web beacons to collect information about specific users.
IP addresses are not linked to other personally identifiable information, with the exception of that stored in certain cookies used for analysis during the application process for products on this website. Any information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address.
The types of cookies we set are detailed below.
Session cookies are anonymous temporary cookies used to enhance your online experience; they do not store any personal information and are not used for tracking or any other purpose. Session cookies automaticallyexpire 20 minutes after your visit has ended and are deleted from your device.
If you are a registered site user, session cookies enable us to link your visit to our database in order to allow access to the registered user content areas and retrieve previouslysaved information. This cookie is essential to the website’s functionality.
This website uses a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.(‘Google’). Cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site; they do not contain any personal information.
We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site and user experience. Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page.
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It is possible to opt out of Google Analytics tracking on all websites you visit by installing an add-on to your browser. The Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on is available for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Opera. The add-on can be downloaded here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout