What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that are stored on your device when you visit a website or use our app. The next time you visit, the website can recognise the file. The files are thus typically used to compile statistics or for behavioural advertising purposes. Cookies help to provide you with our services on our website or app and are partly necessary for our services functionality purposes. The personal data stored in our cookies is encrypted.
Lifetime of Cookies
Cookies have a lifetime. Some cookies are deleted when you close your browser. Others (for example, those with login details) can remain on your computer for years if you do not delete them. You can delete cookies at any time. Click on one of the links below to go to your browser’s user manual. After deleting cookies, you may need to log in again to some websites or specify your preferences.
Types of Cookies
The least privacy invasive type of cookies are Essential or Necessary cookies. These cookies are essential or necessary to ensure that a website works properly and is secure so that you can navigate a website and use its features. Without these cookies, certain features of a website would not function, and thus you would not be able to use certain services.
There are also Functional cookies or sometimes called convenience cookies. These cookies allow a website to remember the options a user has made (including user ID`s stored, consents given, or languages selected) and other personalization options you have selected when browsing.
Further there are also Analysis and performance cookies, which are used to monitor and improve the function and service of a website. Those can track down problems when using a website, facilitate online surveys, record visitor numbers, and provide analytics metrics.
Lastly, advertising cookies or targeting cookies. They are used to deliver customized advertising to the user. This can be very convenient, but also very annoying.
The legal basis for the setting of and access to the data stored in necessary cookies and the processing of personal data associated with these cookies is our legitimate interests of course your consent.
The cookies we use
Currently, we are not using any cookies that require your consent (cookies other than essential cookies also known as non-essential such as functional, advertising, analytical and performance cookies). As such we do not need to obtain consent when you visit our website.
This CookiePolicy was last updated on Saturday 1, April , 2023