What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are returned to the original website each time you visit it, or to another website that recognizes the cookie. Cookies act as a reminder of a website, allowing you to remember your device on subsequent visits. Cookies can also remember your preferences, improve the user experience, and tailor your ads.

Cookies used on this website

  • Technical cookies: Technical cookies are essential and necessary for the website to work properly and to use the various options and services it offers.
  • Analytical cookies: This website uses Google Analytical cookies. The information collected by these cookies is transferred and stored by Google on its servers in the United States, in accordance with its privacy practices. To learn more about Google’s privacy practices and how they apply to Google Analytics, visit: Google Analytics Privacy Policy
  • Session cookies: Session cookies are those that exist only while the user is browsing the web and are deleted at the end.

How to control and delete cookies

Most web browsers accept cookies, but you can change your web browser settings to reject new cookies, disable existing cookies, or to notify you when someone sends you a new cookie on your device. To change the settings, follow the instructions provided by each browser:

  • Internet Explorer: Tools> Internet Options> Privacy Or click here for more information.
  • Firefox: Tools> Options> Privacy> History> Custom Settings. Or click here for more information.
  • Chrome: Settings> Show advanced settings> Privacy> Content settings. Or click here for more information.
  • Safari: Preferences> Security. Or click here for more information.
  • Opera: Configuration. Or click here for more information.

Blocking the use of cookies in your browsing may make some services or features of the website unavailable.