WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are text files, containing small amounts of information, which are downloaded to your browsing device (such as a computer or smartphone) when you visit a website. Cookies can be recognised by the website that downloaded them — or other websites that use the same cookies. This helps websites know if the browsing device has visited them before.
WHAT ARE COOKIES USED FOR?
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like helping us understand how our website is being used, letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE USED BY NYL?
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential to make a website work. They enable you to move around the site and use its features. Without these cookies, services that are necessary for you to be able to use our site such as accessing secure areas cannot be provided.
These cookies collect information about how people are using our website, for example which pages are visited the most often, how people are moving from one link to another and if they get error messages from certain pages. These cookies don’t gather information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is grouped together with information from other people’s use of our site on an anonymous basis. Overall, these cookies provide us with analytical information about how our website is performing and how we can improve it.
These cookies allow us to remember choices you make and tailor our site to provide enhanced features and content to you. For example, these cookies can be used to remember your user name, language choice or country selection, they can also be used to remember changes you’ve made to text size, font and other parts of pages that you can customise.
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They remember that you have visited a website and this information may be shared with other organisations such as advertising partners. This means after you have been to our site you may see some advertisements about our services elsewhere on the Internet.
Social Media Cookies
HOW LONG WILL COOKIES STAY ON MY BROWSING DEVICE?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted.
FIRST AND THIRD-PARTY COOKIES
“First party cookies” are cookies that belong to NYL and that we place on your device. NYL uses strictly necessary cookies as well as cookies for analysis and functionality. “Third-party cookies” are cookies that another party places on your browsing device when you visit our web site or Service. Third parties setting cookies from our website will be providing a service to us or a function of the site but we do not always control how third party cookies are used.
HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES FROM THIS WEBSITE
The only way to completely opt out of the collection of any information through cookies or other tracking technology is to use the browser that you are viewing this website through to enable, disable or delete cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” settings). Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access secure areas of the website and other parts of the website may also not work properly.
You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at www.allaboutcookies.org.
NYL partners with third party advertising companies to place advertising on our website and on other publisher websites around the Internet. These advertising companies collect information about your visits to our web site. This technology involves the use of third party cookies which allow them to develop personalised advertising so that it directly relates to offers that may be of interest to you. You may be able to manage this data collection through your browser settings (as described above), by selecting the Do Not Track option on your browser (though we have no control over and cannot confirm whether these third party ad networks honor the Do Not Track browser signal), or by managing your advertising choices at one or more advertising industry sites. The advertising networks we use may be members of the National Advertising Initiative or the Digital Advertising Alliance. To learn how to opt out of targeted advertising from their respective members, visit www.networkadvertising.org and www.aboutads.info/choices. You may also manage certain advertising cookies by visiting the EU-based Your Online Choices at www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.
Information about the cookies used by us may be updated from time to time, so please check back on a regular basis for any changes.
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Last modified February 3, 2017.