How we use Cookies

Glossary of terms

Name/Value: The first section of the cookie defines the name of the cookie and the value assigned to the cookie.

Type: A cookie can be persistent cookie or a session cookie.

Persistent cookie: A persistent cookie does not expire at the end of the user session /visit. As long as the cookie remains, data can be sent back to the server everytime the visitor visits the site. Persistent cookies allow for vital pieces of information, such as how the visitor first came to the website, to be recorded. Persistent cookies are also known as tracking cookies.

Session cookie: A session cookie / nonpersistent only lasts for the duration of the user session/visit. The cookie is deleted at the end of the session by the browser.

1st party cookie: 1st party cookies are cookies set with the same domain (or subdomain) as the website.

3rd party cookie: 3rd party cookies are cookies set with a different domain than that of the website you are on. We do not have any control over the way that these websites use your data. You should read their respective privacy policies carefully to find out what happens to any data that these services collect when you use them.

Domain: The domain from which the cookie was set.

Expires: When the cookie is set to expire.