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- Continuously improve our website
- Make our marketing more efficient
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Website Function Cookies
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- Allowing you to view and add information to the site
- Tailoring content to your needs
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Visitor Statistics Cookies
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Cookie||Name(s)||Type of Cookie||Purpose|
|Google Universal Analytics||_ga |
|Performance||Distinguishes unique users by assigning a randomly generated number. Used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytic reports.|
|Google Universal Analytics||_gat||Performance||Limits the collection of data on high traffic sites.|
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