Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are tiny data files that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device, to improve your site experience. This page describes what information we gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. Instructions are also below for how you can customize your cookie settings.

By agreeing to accept our use of cookies, you are giving us, and third parties we partner with, permission to place, store, and access some or all the cookies described below on your computer.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies

    • These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences or filling in forms. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

  • Performance Cookies

    • These cookies collect information about your use of our website, such as page visits, traffic sources, and users' interests so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

  • Functional Cookies

    • These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

  • Targeting Cookies

    • These cookies are usually placed and used by advertising companies to develop a profile of your browsing interests and serve advertisements on other websites that are related to your interests. They do not directly store personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. You will see less advertising if you disable these cookies.

We may also use cookies for:

  • Allowing you to post comments on our FAQ page

  • Allowing you to share our content on your social networks

  • Allowing you to submit data through forms, such as signing up for our email newsletter or contacting us

  • Identifying pages on our website that you have visited

  • Our website analytics

  • Surveys and questionnaires to collect your feedback

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. Click here to learn how to manage cookies on your web browser.

Third Party Cookies

In some cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on how Google Analytics uses cookies, visit this website. You can prevent Google Analytics from using your information by opting out at this link.

  • We also use social media buttons and plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, the following social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time. Any such changes will become binding on your first use of our site after the changes have been made.

Hopefully this policy has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned, if there is something you aren't sure whether you need or not, it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

If you have any questions about our Cookie Policy, please contact us by email, or fill out this form.