The purpose of using cookies is to assess and monitor the use of our website in order to make the website more user-friendly and improve its content according to the preferences of Users.
2. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a text file sent to and stored on the User’s devices by the websites that the User visits. A cookie is saved in your browser’s file catalogue. If the User has visited a website before, the browser reads the cookie and forwards the respective information to the website or the element that saved the cookie in the first place. More information about cookies can be found on the website of the Data Protection Inspectorate at www.aki.ee/et/kupsised.
Cookies make it possible to monitor the usage statistics of the website, the popularity of various sub-sites and other operations performed on the website. The information received from cookies is used to make the website more user-friendly and improve its content.
3. Types of cookies used on the website
Cookies divide in two in terms of their essence: temporary or session cookies and permanent cookies. The device erases temporary cookies when the browser is closed. Permanent cookies are saved on the User’s device when the web browser is closed.
Cookies are also divided into first-party cookies and third-party cookies. We use first-party cookies to save the information that is used again the next time should you visit our website again. Third parties are the parties we use for the provision of our services (e.g. Google, Facebook, etc.) and their cookies are used to collect, for example, information about website statistics and advertisements, incl. we have no control over third-party cookies, which are used according to the cookie policies of the third parties.
Cookies are specifically also divided into technical cookies, analytical cookies, authentication cookies, advertising cookies, multimedia cookies, presentation cookies.
4. Refusal or restriction of cookies
The User has the right to refuse or restrict saving cookies on their device. If the User wants to do this, they have to change the web browser settings on their device, incl. take into account that various websites use different methods to prohibit cookies. Detailed information about web browser and security settings can be found on the website of the Data Protection Inspectorate at www.aki.ee/et/kupsised.
If the User blocks cookies, they must keep in mind that all of the functions of the website may not be accessible to the User any more after the cookies have been blocked.
If you have any questions about cookies, please contact us using the contact data provided above.