Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in a web browser that a user uses to browse web pages.
Cookies are small data files that allow the site to collect and store various data on a desktop computer, a portable or a mobile device. (Example: Website visits, Date and time of a visit …).
Cookies help us provide important features and functionalities in our websites and mobile apps and we use them to improve your user experience.
Improving the way our websites and mobile apps work
Cookies allow us to improve the way our web pages and mobile apps work so that they can enable you to use many useful features.
Improving the performance of our websites and mobile apps
Cookies can help us understand how our web pages and mobile applications are used, for example, they tell us if you receive an error message 404 on our web pages.
These cookies collect data that is mostly aggregated and anonymous.
Online Monitoring and Advertising
How Can You Optimize
If you do not want to receive interest-based advertising, please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance consumer selection page. This website allows you to optimize one or more interests based on network advertising. Opt-outs are a specific device and browser, therefore, you will have to set your opt-out preferences for each device and browser. You can remove the exclusion preferences by deleting your browser’s cookies; however, DAA offers Browser Extensions that help preserve certain preferences that you have set up on the browser settings page. Please note that opt-outs are only applied based on advertising. You can always accept other types of online advertising.
To help us deliver online advertising that matters to you, we can also combine the data we collect through cookies in your desktop computer’s browser or other devices with other data we’ve collected.
Measuring the Efficiency of Our Marketing Communication, Including Online Advertising
Cookies can tell us if you’ve seen a particular ad, and how long it has been since you saw it. This information allows us to measure the effectiveness of our online advertising campaigns and controls the number of times the ad has shown.
Cookies can also be used to measure the effectiveness of our marketing communications. For example, if you have opened the marketing email we sent you.
Your Choice Concerning Cookies
You can use browser settings to accept or reject new cookies and delete existing cookies. You can also set the browser to notify you whenever new cookies are placed on your computer or another device. You can find more information on how to manage cookies at all about cookies and your Online Website Choices.
If you decide to disable some or all cookies, you may not be able to use our web pages. For example, you may not be able to continue unsubscribing, reserving, or using any of our products and services that require sign-up.
In places where we display personalized ads on websites of other organizations, the AdChoices icon will usually appear. By clicking this icon, you will be given specific guidelines on how to control your online advertising preferences. More information is available at YourAdChoices web pages.
Our websites and mobile applications include social media features related to social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Google Plus, Pinterest, YouTube, and others. These features can collect information about your IP address and the pages you visit on our website, and they can set up a cookie or employ other tracking technologies.
Social networking features are hosted by a third party or a direct host on our site. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them.