A cookie is a small text file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies may be stored by a web browser and remain valid until its set expiry date. You can set cookies to be deleted before the expiry date or at the end of your session, when the web browser is closed. Your web browser may also allow you to block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. In some instances, unless the cookies are accepted, parts of our website will not function, fully or at all. If you do allow cookies to be used, when you view our website, we will store some cookie files, which will enable us to measure the use of the pages and features on our website and allow you to use some of its functions.
Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal data that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
All personal information submitted via our website is secured by SSL certificate, which can be checked by clicking on the padlock in the address bar next to the URL (web address). An SSL certificate secures connections and prevents hackers from impersonating you or stealing your information. Information submitted via our contact form is secured by SSL certificate and may be stored on password protected devices and secure servers.