COOKIES AND HOW THE TRUST USE THEM
Cookies are small packets of data downloaded to your computer which communicate with websites in order to provide information to those who operate them. For example, they may help a website operator improve your experience on their website or to distinguish you from other users.
When you log into the Site if entering your username and password, or via a link in an email the Trust sends to you, a cookie is set which stores an alphanumeric identifier that enables your browser to keep you logged in until you log out of the Site.
We also publish Google AdSense interest-based advertisements on the Site, these are advertisements tailored by Google to reflect your interests, which it tracks using the “DoubleClick” cookie. The DoubleClick cookie is widely distributed and you may already have a copy of it on your computer from other websites before visiting the Site. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve advertisements to you based on your visit to the Site and other websites on the internet.
You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Advertising Preference Manager, available at www.google.com/ads/preferences. You can opt out of the Google Adsense partner network cookie at www.google.com/privacy_ads. This opt-out mechanism uses a cookie and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plugin available at www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.
Most browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful, otherwise you should use the "Help" option in your browser for more details.
In Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking Tools> Internet Options> Privacy and selecting Block All Cookies using the slider selector.
In Firefox you can adjust your cookie settings by clicking Tools> Options> Privacy.
In Google Chrome you can disable all cookies by clicking Tools> Options. Under the Bonnet> Content Settings.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
The Trust will occasionally update this Policy to reflect changes in its practices, services and customer feedback. When the Trust posts changes to this Policy, it will revise the "Last Updated" date at the top of this Membership Agreement. If it makes any material changes in the way it deals with your information or collects, uses, and/or shares information held in cookies, it will notify you by prominently posting notice of the changes on the Site. The Trust encourages you to periodically review the entire Membership Agreement to be informed of any changes as to how we deal with your information.