WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are little text files that are stored on the browser or hard drive of your Device when you visit a webpage or application. Cookies work to make your experience browsing our site as smooth as possible and they remember your preferences so you do not have to insert your details again and again. Cookies cannot damage your Devices or the files saved on it. There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website (first-party cookies) and others come from third parties that place cookies on our site (third party cookies).
Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.
We try to provide an advanced and user-friendly website that adapts automatically to the needs and wishes of our visitors and users. To achieve this, we use technical cookies to i.e. show you our website, to make it function correctly, to create your user account, to sign you in, and to manage your requests. These technical cookies are necessary for our website to function properly.
We also use functional cookies to remember your preferences and settings (as username, password, language etc.) and to help you to use the website efficiently and effectively. These functional cookies are not strictly necessary for the functioning of our website, but they add functionality for you and enhance your experience.
We use Google Analytics in order to collect statistics about the use and visits of the website. With these analytical cookies a permanent cookie is saved on your Device to register your use of the website. Google Analytics analyzes this data about the website and provides us with the results. This way, we obtain insight into the traffic of the website and the way in which the website is used. Based on this information we are able to make adjustments to the website.
The information that we obtain is transferred to Google and stored by Google on servers in the United States. We have entered into a data processing agreement with Google in which agreements have been made regarding the processing of personal data.
CAN I DISABLE OR DELETE COOKIES?
You can configure your browser so that you do not receive any cookies the next time you use the website. You can read here how you can remove different types of cookies in different browsers.
If you want to turn off cookies from other parties, you can do so for several at once at www.youronlinechoices.eu. Furthermore, you may want to install and use a free tool that gives you a simple overview of cookies used and placed on your computer or device and how to manage and deactivate the cookies – Go to https://www.ghostery.com/en/our-solutions/ghostery-add-on/ to install Ghostery.
Warning: if you disable or delete cookies, it is possible you will no longer be able to access (parts of) the website or that the website does not work optimally. Please consult the browser instructions or the help function of your browser to learn how you can delete cookies.