Privacy matters but it can be confusing. This page explains our use of cookies, and how it affects you.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify you when you return to a website.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to block and delete cookies, please visit

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When you visit our website, we may place bot detection cookies, cookies for CAPTCHA, a load balancing cookie and cookies for analytical purposes on your computer. We do this in order to identify malicious visitors to our website, to assist with web-traffic filtration, to reduce the chance of blocking legitimate users, and to generally make our website better.

You can learn more about these cookies here.