Last updated on: 26 December 2022
2. COOKIES AND HOW WE USE THEM
Cookies are small text files that may be placed on your web browser when you visit our website or when you view advertisements we have placed on another website. Cookies allow your browser to remember some specific information that the web server can later retrieve and use. When you quit your browser, some cookies are stored in your device’s memory, while some expire or disappear.
To administer our services;
To improve site security by “authenticating” you (i.e., verify that you are who you say you are) when you sign in to our site;
To keep track of your specified preferences such as language, time zone and timeouts after periods of inactivity;
To allow you to navigate our sites more easily by “remembering” your identity so that you do not have to input your password multiple times as you move between pages or services.
To track how you were referred to our website;
To conduct research and analytics to improve our website and our products and services. This includes compiling statistical information concerning, among other things, the frequency of your use of our website, the pages visited and the length of each visit;
To display Beth advertisements when you visit websites of third parties with whom we have marketing relationships and to help us gauge the effectiveness of our advertising efforts. These parties may gather information concerning your use of other websites and provide us with de-identified information about you (such as demographic information or the names of sites where you have been shown ads) which we may use to provide you with more relevant and useful advertising.
3. Types of Cookies We Use
On our website, we use the following types of cookies:
Performance and Analytics Cookies – We use performance and analytics cookies to understand how visitors engage with our website. These cookies help us:
understand how visitors arrive at our website;
monitor website usage and performance;
remember you when you return to the website; and
improve our website content.
Marketing and Advertising Cookies – Beth and our service providers use marketing and advertising cookies to provide you with advertising based on your browsing activities and interests. These cookies monitor which ads have been served to your browser and which web pages you were viewing when such ads were delivered.
Third-Party Analytics and Integration – We use third-party analytics and marketing integration services such as Google Analytics to track and optimize our services’ performance and marketing activities.
Cross-Device Tracking – Beth and our service providers match your browsing activity on our website across different devices. For example, if you browse our website via a mobile device and move to a laptop, we attempt to match your browsing activity from the two devices.
4. MANAGING COOKIES
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. However, you have the ability to disable cookies if you wish, generally by changing your internet software browsing settings. It may also be possible to configure your browser settings to enable acceptance of specific cookies or to notify you each time a new cookie is about to be stored on your computer enabling you to decide whether to accept or reject the cookie.
The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the “add-on settings” or visiting the website of its manufacturer.
As our cookies allow you to access some of our website’s features we recommend that you leave cookies enabled. Otherwise, if cookies are disabled, it may mean that you experience reduced functionality or will be prevented from using the site altogether.
Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will reject cookies, our system will issue cookies when you access or use our websites or online services. By accessing or using our websites or online services you consent to Beth using cookies. In the event you refuse to accept cookies by adjusting your browser setting, some or all areas of our websites or online services may not function properly or may not be accessible.
To learn more about cookies, including information on what cookies have been set on your computer and how cookies can be managed and deleted, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
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