1. WHAT IS A COOKIE AND WHY DO WE USE THEM?
Cookies are small files—usually consisting of letters and numbers—placed on your computer, tablet, phone, or similar device, when you use that device to visit a web site. Cookies serve many purposes and are widely used by website owners to make their web sites operate, work more efficiently, and provide analytic information. Sometimes, cookies are enabled when pixels are placed on a website. Pixels are also referred to as web beacons, clear gifs, and tags. They enable websites to read and place cookies.
Cookies can either be ones that you receive directly from Origin when visiting our Site or can be received from another party when moving from our Site to a third party site. We do not control what third parties do on other sites. However, we may work with certain third-party providers to permit their cookies to function through our Site so we can learn more about your web experience on our Site and better personalize our services for you.
Some cookies are stored by the web browser on your device until it expires or you delete it. The expiration of this cookie is determined by the creator of the cookie and can expire upon a certain date or after a length of session time has passed. This means that, for the cookie’s entire lifespan, its information will be transmitted to the creator’s server every time the user visits the website that it belongs to or another website configured to check for that cookie (such as an advertisement placed on that website). Other cookies are created temporarily on your device solely for use by a website during your session. This type of cookie may store information you enter and track your activity within the website. A session cookie is deleted after you leave the website or when the web browser is closed.
2. HOW DO I MANAGE COOKIES?
You can decide whether or not to accept Cookies. One way you can do this is through your Internet browser’s settings. Most Internet browsers allow some control of Cookies through the browser settings. If you use your browser settings to block all Cookies you may not be able to access parts of our Sites. You can also manage your preferences to Cookies served on our Sites using the Manage Cookie Settings tool.
3. WHAT KIND OF COOKIES DO WE USE?
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are cookies without which you would not be able to use this Site and cannot be switched off in our system. If you set your browser to block these cookies, some parts of the Site will not work. Strictly Necessary Cookies do not store any Personal Information.
Analytics Cookies: We use these cookies to count visits and traffic sources, to measure and improve Site performance. All information from these cookies is aggregated. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. Analytics Cookies do not store any Personal Information.
Functional cookies: These cookies allow the Site to remember choices you make and provide enhanced functionality and more personalized features. Depending on context, Functional Cookies may store certain types of Personal Information as needed to provide functionality.
Social Media Cookies: Social Media Cookies make social sharing easier for you, provide you with tools to connect with the Site, and help us better understand both the audience for the Site and the effectiveness of our social media outreach. These are third-party cookies. Your choices with respect to such cookies are determined by the social media platforms on which you have accounts.
4. CONTACTING US
If you have any further questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.