Cookies don’t search your computer for information. Cookies register the information you provide through your browser. When you enter personal and/or financial information on a website, the cookies store your information, both for ease of use on your next visit, and for ad tracking.
Information stored by cookies is usually encoded; it is protected from potential computer hackers by security features.
Cookies themselves contain very little information other than the URL of the website that created the cookie. Because there is so little information, a cookie can’t be used to identify you by name or other personal information. However, advances in technology have seen an increase in how companies can manipulate cookie information to create a profile of your web surfing habits. Again, this is a profile of a particular consumer’s surfing habits and product preferences, there is no personal information attached to the profile.
Cookies are harmless. They cannot introduce malicous software like viruses to your computer.
Cookies are not the same thing as spyware. A cookie stores some of your website surfing information; Spyware stores everything you are doing on your computer.
You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly.
The following is strictly necessary in the operation of our website
This website will:
- Remember where you are in the order process
The following are not strictly necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously).
This website will:
- Track the pages you visit with Google Analytics
- Target cookies
- Allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook (if available)
- Allow you to share pages via Add This (if available)
This website will not share any personal information with third parties.