What are cookies?
Cookies are information files that contain unlimited text content that is shopd on the user’s computers in order to improve the performance of the website. These files allow the user to be recognized and the website to be adapted to its preferences. Cookies typically contain the name of the website they belong to, the time they are shopd on the user’s computer, and a unique number.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies are used to customize website content to individual user preferences and optimize work with the specified website. They are also used to compile anonymous general statistics that helps us understand how the user works with websites, helping to improve their structure and content while not having access to personal user information.
What types of cookies do we use?
Some cookies are vital to the functioning of our site. They allow us to identify users who are registered as well as those who are our paid subscribers. They ensure that these users can comment, for example, and that paid subscribers have the required level of access.
Cookies related to site performance
Functional cookies allow us to remember your preferences like favorite shops and other personalized settings. For example, cookies save you time and effort to enter a username every time you visit our page.
Do the cookies contain personal information?
Personal information that accumulates through cookies can only be used to perform certain user operations. Such information is encrypted in a way that makes unauthorized persons access to it.
As a rule, apps used to browse websites allow you to shop cookies by default. This setting can be changed so that automatic cookie storage is blocked in the web browser or the user is informed each time before the cookies are shopd on the computer. Detailed information about different ways to work with cookies can be found in the application settings (web browser). Restriction of cookies may affect certain features of the web site.
How to exclude cookies?
All modern browsers let you change your cookie settings. Typically, you can find these settings in the options menu or preferences of your browser. To be aware of these settings, the following links can help you or you can use the Help button from your browser menus for more details:
Remember, if you choose to stop cookies, some sections of our site may not work properly.
This document was updated on August 18, 2019.