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- Pass data to advertising networks
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Read on to learn more about all the cookies we use and why.
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cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you
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the current browser session. They are used for a number of reasons, including:
- Determining if you are logged in or not
- Remembering your search settings
- Navigating around the site
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Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies
(Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit
the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites, as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser
you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive.
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