Effective Date: January 1, 2020
1. TYPES OF DATA WE COLLECT THROUGH COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES.
Information that may be collected by cookies when you use the Site may include, without limitation:
2. PURPOSES FOR USING COOKIES AND OTHER SIMILAR TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES.
OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES.
In addition to cookies, we may use other technologies that are similar to cookies, like web beacons, flash cookies, or pixels to track how you use our Site.
4.1. Web Beacons. Web beacons, or “clear gifs”, are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies. Web beacons are placed on a website or in an e-mail that alone or in conjunction with cookies compile information about your usage of or your interaction with a website. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user’s computer hard drive or device, clear gifs are embedded invisibly on web pages. Similar to cookies, beacons primarily help us better manage content on our Site by informing us which content is effective.
4.2. Flash Cookies. We may also use so-called flash cookies (also known as “Local Shared Objects” or “LSOs”) to collect and store information about your use of our Site.Flash cookies are commonly used for advertisements and videos.
4.3. Pixels. A “pixel” or “tag” can be placed on a website or within an email for the purposes of tracking your interactions with our Site or when e-mails are opened or accessed; pixels are often used in combination with cookies.
5. YOUR CHOICES.
Your browser may provide you with the option to refuse some or all browser cookies. You may also be able to remove cookies from your browser. You can exercise your preferences in relation to cookies served on our Sites by taking the steps outlined below.
5.1. First-Party Cookies. If you do not want cookies placed on your computer or mobile device, you can adjust the setting of your Internet browser to reject some or all cookies and to alert you when a cookie is placed on your device. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit”settings). However, if you adjust the setting to reject all cookies, some features and functionalities of our Site may be blocked or adversely affected. While adjusting your browser setting can prevent the future placement of cookies, it does not remove existing persistent cookies. You can manually remove previously stored persistent cookies by following Internet browser help file directions. You can find additional information about cookies, including information about adjusting Internet browser settings and deleting cookies, at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
5.2. Third-Party Cookies. Modern browsers also allow you to block third-party cookies using the steps described above for first-party cookies.