What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a text file that a Web browser stores on your device when you visit a website. This text file can be accessed again to retrieve your information or preferences the next time you visit the same site. Cookies are used by websites for authentication, storing website information or preferences, other browsing information, and anything else that can help improve your user experience in various ways. HTTP cookies are known by many different names, including browser cookies, Web cookies or HTTP cookies.
You will find more information about cookies, how to see what cookies are on your device and how to manage and remove them at www.aboutcookies.org
Types of Cookies
Temporary and Persistent Cookies: we may use both temporary cookies (which only exist until you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which are left for a longer specified time).
First-Party Cookies: these are cookies that belong to CSAM.
Third-Party Cookies: these are cookies that another party places on your device through our Service. Third-party cookies are beyond our control. The section below provides more information on how and for what purpose third-party cookies are used on this Site.
- Essential Cookies or Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential to the operation of our website. Without these cookies, certain features could not function. These cookies gather no information about your browsing habits.
- Functional Cookies: These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to our website and remember your preferences.
- Analytics Cookies: Analytics Cookies allow us to improve our website by collecting information about your use of the Site. We use these cookies to help improve how the website works. For example, Analytics Cookies show us statistics, which are the most frequently visited pages, and help us record any difficulties you have with the Site. We can’t identify you personally through the use of these cookies, but third parties who provide these cookies may be able to.
How to Check for and Remove Cookies
Most browsers approve cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings so that it does not receive new cookies, disables existing cookies, or warns you when new cookies are sent to your device.
If you want to set the browser to not accept cookies, please read the browser’s help instructions (usually found in any of the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” menus). More detailed help can be found at www.aboutcookies.org
Note that if you decline to accept or disable cookies, some of the Site’s features might not work. Disabling a cookie or category of cookies does not mean that the cookie is deleted from your browser. You must remove the cookies you do not want via the browser.
We may change this Cookies Policy at any time. Please take a look at the date at the bottom of this page to see when this Cookies Policy was last updated.
Effective Date: June 18, 2018
Last Updated: March 15, 2022