What is a cookie?
Cookie is a small text file that a website places on your computer or mobile device when you visit that website. Cookies are widely used to make websites work more efficiently and to provide information to website owners.
Types of cookies
Necessary cookies are used to allow browsing through the website and use the function of providing access to secure website areas.
Statistical cookies collect information about website visitor’s use of a particular website. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a website’s visitor. All information collected by these cookies is generic and anonymous.
Functional cookies help a website to memorize your choices and settings (e.g., language or time zones), and offer improved, personalized features. They cannot monitor your browsing activity on other websites and information collected by these cookies can be made anonymous.
Promotional, target marketing cookies are used to display promotional ads that provide ads that are relevant to your interests. They measure effectiveness of advertising campaigns and show you certain ads that are set for a determined amount of views.
How to remove a cookie?
Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. You can disable cookies in your browser, but be aware that if you do so, you may lose the ability to use many features, that are necessary to make a website work as intended.
More information about cookies is available at www.aboutcookies.org. Here you will find more explanations on how to disable cookies through browser preferences or how to remove cookies that are already on your computer. You should read user guide in order to remove cookies from your mobile phone.