To support our website users and visitors and deliver rich digital experiences, Continuum uses different types of cookies across our web properties. This page provides an overview of these cookies, their purpose and the efforts Continuum has put in place to ensure our cookie policies comply with applicable laws, including the GDPR before its implementation date in May of this year.
To the extent that cookies allow to identify a particular website user, the GDPR requires us to be more transparent about our usage of cookies and your rights, and ensure you have effective choices.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data that is stored locally on a computer or mobile device which allows a website to “remember” your actions, activity or preferences over time. Most browsers support cookies, but also allow users to decline or delete them whenever they’d like. Cookies are used for many different functions including auto-filling forms, counting website visitors, personalizing content, serving relevant ads to you, recording user preferences and for authentication and security.
Cookies can be classified as follows:
The information below provides an overview of the types of cookies Continuum leverages, how they are used and what steps Continuum is taking to ensure our cookie policies comply with the GDPR prior to May of this year.
Types of Cookies Continuum Uses
Continuum’s first-party session cookies are used for website analytics and reporting purposes (for example, Google Analytics), and to enhance the experience of visitors to Continuum-owned domains with features such as live chat availability, personalized site search results, content recommendations and more. First-party persistent cookies are used for additional website analytics, enhanced digital experiences and social media advertising.
Third-Party Vendor Cookies
Continuum leverages third-party vendors and tools which may add additional cookies to your browser upon visiting Continuum-owned domains. We are currently working with these vendors to ensure they will be GDPR-compliant by May of this year.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.youronlinechoices.com.
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The information below provides an overview of the types of cookies Continuum leverages, how they are used and what steps Continuum is taking to ensure our cookie policies are GDPR-compliant prior to May 25th, 2018.