What are cookies?
Are cookies safe?
Yes, cookies are completely safe and commonly used on the internet. They do not contain personal information such as your name, phone number, or email address, so they cannot be used to approach you directly via email or telemarketing campaigns. We value your privacy and want you to know exactly what type of cookies we use and what third parties may place cookies on your device when you visit our website.
Functional cookies: to make our website user-friendly and safe. Analytical cookies: to analyze how our website is used and improve it. Advertising cookies: to show you relevant advertisements. Social media cookies: to enable sharing of our content on social media platforms.
You can find more information on the cookies we use in each category below. In some cases, we use third-party services, such as Google Analytics, to collect statistical data. When another company places a cookie, we will provide a link to their privacy or cookie statement.
We use functional cookies to ensure optimal and safe user experience on our website. These cookies perform the following functions:
- Checking browser settings to display our website optimally.
- Detecting misuse and preventing cyber attacks.
- Maintaining website availability and determining your location.
You do not need to give permission for functional cookies, and you cannot turn them off.
Analytical cookies help us understand how users interact with our website and improve it accordingly. We collect statistical data such as:
- Length of the visit clicked links, and read articles.
- Device type and source of traffic.
We use Google Analytics to collect this data and place analytical cookies.
We use advertising cookies to show you relevant advertisements and finance our website. These cookies:
- Prevent repeated advertisement displays.
- Show personalized ads.
- Display targeted contextual advertisements.
- Record viewed advertisements.
You can find a list of companies that may place advertising cookies on our website below.
Social media cookies:
Social media cookies allow you to share our content on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. They enable the following:
- Direct sharing of content when logged in.
- Recognition for sharing an article or photo.
Please refer to the cookie statements of each social media platform for more information.
You can manage cookies by removing or blocking them. We cannot turn off cookies for you, and if you choose not to accept cookies, our website may not function properly. You can find links to manage cookies for different browsers below.
We want to help you on your way with the following links:
- Removing cookies in Google Chrome
- Blocking cookies in Google Chrome
- Removing cookies in Mozilla Firefox
- Blocking cookies in Mozilla Firefox
- Removing cookies in Internet Explorer
- Blocking cookies in Internet Explorer
- Removing cookies in Safari
- Blocking cookies in Safari
Changes to this policy: