What are cookies?
Cookies are text files, containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your browsing device (such as a computer, tablet or smartphone) when you visit a website. Cookies can be recognized by the website that downloaded them – or other websites that use the same cookies. This helps websites know if the browsing device has visited them before.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like helping us understand how our website is being used, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improving your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
What types of cookies are used by Achieved?
The types of cookies used on our site can generally be put into one of the following categories: strictly necessary; analytics; functionality; advertising; and social media. You can find out more about each of the cookie categories in the table below.
You can see a list of some of the specific cookies which are most frequently used by us in the section below entitled “Cookies used by Achieved”.
How long will cookies stay on my browsing device?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted. Details of “persistent” and “session” cookies set through our website can be found in the section below entitled “Cookies used by Achieved”.
First and third-party cookies
“First party cookies” are cookies that belong to us and that we place on your device. “Third-party cookies” are cookies that another party places on your browsing device when you visit our site.
How to manage cookies from this site
You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at www.allaboutcookies.org.
Some third parties may use Advertising Cookies to help gather information about your browsing activity so that they can deliver website advertising to you that is relevant to your interests. To opt-out from other companies that provide online behavioral advertising services, you can opt-out at the following online advertising industry websites: The Digital Advertising Alliance Website, http://optout.aboutads.info/, the European Digital Advertising Alliance Website, www.youronlinechoices.eu, or the Network Advertising Initiative, http://optout.networkadvertising.org.
Other third-party objects
ShareThis: ShareThis is a third party that provides the “share” button functionality for our site and may collect information relating to pages you choose to share using the “share” button. You may prevent ShareThis from collecting this information by opting out at ShareThis’s website, https://www.sharethis.com/privacy/.
Information about the cookies used by us may be updated from time to time, so please check back on a regular basis for any changes. New cookies may be added to the tables above but the types of cookies used on our site will fall within one of the categories of: strictly necessary; analytics; functionality; advertising; and social media.
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