Purpose of Cookies
A cookie is a small text file sent to your browser during a visit. Cookies do not allow websites to remember any vital personal information about a visitor (such as the visitor’s address, personal identity number, etc.) that the user might have forgotten to make secret.
More about cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies
are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, the services you have asked for, like online shopping, cannot be provided.
collect information such as which pages are visited most often, how much time is spent on the website, and if visitors get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the website works.
allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your gender, language, or member search filters) and provide enhanced, more personal features.
Target or advertising cookies
are used to show advertisements that should be of interest to you and are in line with your interests. They are also used so that you only see certain ads a certain number of times, and to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.
How do you delete a cookie?
Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. You can disable cookies in your browser, but then you may lose the ability to use the many features that are necessary for a website to function properly. If you need more detailed information about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org, where you will find full information about how to control cookies in your browser, and how to delete cookies that are already on your computer. To remove cookies from your mobile phone, you will have to read the user guide for your phone.