What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work in a better, more efficient way. They can do this because websites can read and write these files, enabling them to recognize you and remember important information that will make your use of a website more convenient (e.g. by remembering your user preferences).
How do you control cookies?
We also provide information below on how to opt-out of third party cookies that operate on our website.
What cookies do we use?
Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website effectively, such as when buying a product and/or service, and therefore cannot be turned off. Without these cookies, the services available to you on our website cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet. We utilize a minimum number of cookies to operate the website, primarily for logged in / administrative users.
Google Analytics - Google Analytics is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping to understand how you use the site and ways that I can improve your experience. For more information about how they use and secure your data, please visit https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245. Note Google offers a download for your browser that will block the use of Google Analytics on all websites.
Tracking cookies: These cookies allow me to track the activity of users within my website. I use this information to target messaging.
Facebook - We utilize the Facebook Pixel to assist in developing targeted advertising on Facebook. We receive no user specific information from this reporting. Facebook's privacy information can be at https://about.facebook.com/actions/protecting-privacy-and-security/.
Amazon - I participate in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Specific product mentions will always be noted as an "affiliate link". We often have an amazon advertisement running on our website as well which also works as an affiliate link. Amazon utilizes cookies to personalize the items offered to you. Note that your prices are not impacted by utilizing the affiliate links, but we are paid a commission for any purchases you make. Amazon's privacy notice can be found here.
Apple - I participate in the Apple Services Partnerize Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to apple.com, iTunes, and affiliated sites. Apple's privacy notice can be found here.
Other Third Parties - Other third parties provide services on our website and utilize cookies.