We offer certain site features, services, applications, and tools that are available only through our use of these technologies. As a client you are free to block, delete, or disable these technologies if your browser or device so permits. However, if you decline cookies or other similar technologies, you may not be able to use certain site features, services, applications, or tools. Further information on how to disable these features can be found within the specific browser/software ‘Help,’ function.
Where applicable, we protect our cookies and other similar technologies so that only we can interpret them by assigning them a unique identifier that is designed for interpretation only by us. We use, both session and persistent cookies, as well as first-party and third-party cookies and similar technologies.
Our uses of these technologies fall into the following general categories
- Operationally Necessary – allow us to operate our sites, services, applications, and tools, and ensure their safety and security, and allow you to access these sites, services, applications, and tools;
- Performance-Related – are useful in order to assess the performance of our sites, services, applications, and tools;
- Functionality-Related – offer you enhanced functionality when using our sites, services, applications, and tools; and
Our sites, services, applications, and tools may use third parties, such as network advertisers and ad exchanges, to serve advertisements. These third-party ad networks and exchange providers may use third-party cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to collect information to provide you with their services. They may also collect your device identifier, IP address, or identifier for advertising (IDFA), which may be used to tailor the advertising you see on our sites or elsewhere on the web.