Last updated Feb 2021
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What are Cookies?
In some instances, Empowered Margins may collect data through cookies. A “cookie” is a text-only string of data that Empowered Margins sends to the cookie file of the browser on a website visitor’s computer hard disk using Empowered Margins’s web server. Cookies are used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide data to the owners of the website.
There are a number of different categories of cookies, each with their own function and limitations. Empowered Margins’s website may use both required cookies and analytics and performance cookies.
Required cookies enable a website visitor to move from page to page within the website and to use its features. These cookies are deleted when the visitor closes his/her browser.
Analytics and performance cookies allow Empowered Margins’s third-party agents to collect data, including the number of visitors to the website, from where these visitors have come to the website, and the length of time the visitors have spent on the website. Empowered Margins uses the following third-party agents for website performance tracking, and you can learn more about their privacy policies in the table provided below.
The majority of web browsers accept cookies and similar files, but a visitor can usually change the browser settings to prevent this. However, by doing so, some functionality of Empowered Margins’s website may be lost. Please visit https://www.aboutcookies.org to learn more about cookies and how to control them.
We rely on your consent, to the extent required by law, to use non-required cookies that may collect your Personal Data.
|Cookie Name||Purpose||Type||Duration||Opt Out||Data Removal||Third Party|
|ASPNetSession ID||Allows our servers to send a user’s requests to the same server during their web session||Necessary||Session Only||None||N/A||No|
|ContactForm Loaded||Used to tell if the page has loaded the contact form. Not used for any personal information.||Necessary||Session Only||None||N/A||No|
|AI||Analytics cookie||Analytics||Session only prior to consent. Persistent cookie if user consents||Opt out via sites Ribbon||Data is stored by Google. Data is configured to not record user IP or username, and all data is purged every 14 months.||
|SC ANALYTICS GLOBAL COOKIE||Analytics cookie||Analytics||When you click “Accept” the analytics cookie will persist in your browser and will continue to capture analytics data each time your return to our Site. If you do not consent the cookie is not set.||Opt out via sites Ribbon||Empowered Margins may remove PII user data from Sitecore data bases using Sitecore API’s and the Sitecore administrative console||Sitecore|
|GA||Analytics cookie||Analytics||If the user does not consent, these cookies do not persist beyond the user’s browser session. If the user accepts the cookies persist and subsequent visits to this site will be recorded. Google anonymizes IP address data.||
|Data is stored by Google. Data is configured to not record user IP or user name, and all data is purged every 14 months.||Google
Obtaining Your Consent and Your Choices
Options for CookieSelection and Opt In:
Required Cookies: These cookies are essential to the functionality of the Sites in order to facilitate your use of the Sites and its features, and in order to enable you to move around the Sites smoothly. Without these cookies, we may not be able to provide certain services or features, and the Sites will not properly function. Unfortunately, these cookies cannot be disabled or modified, which is why we refer to these as “required”.
Preferences Cookies: In some circumstances, we may use functionality cookies, which we describe as “preferences” cookies. The cookies allow us to remember the choices you make while browsing the Sites, and to provide enhanced and more personalized content and features, such as customizing a certain webpage, remembering if we have asked you to participate in a promotion, and for other services you request, like watching a video or commenting on a blog. If you access the Sites from a mobile or other device, we may collect a unique device identifier assigned to that device (“UDID”) or other transactional information for that device. All of these features help us to improve your visit to the Site.
Analytics and Performance Cookies: We and our third-party vendor service providers may use analytics cookies, which are sometimes called performance cookies, to collect information about your use of the Sites in order to enable us to improve the way it works and prepare statistical analysis of such data.For instance, analytics cookies may collect information about which pages you visit most.The information gathered via analytics cookies allows us to see the overall patterns of usage of the Sites, helps us record any difficulties you have with the Sites, and shows us whether our advertising is effective or not.You may opt out of analytics and preference cookies in accordance with the instructions contained in the table in the “What are Cookies” section of this policy.
Third-Party Embedded Content
You can learn more about the privacy policies of these third-party content providers and how to opt-out of their cookies by clicking the appropriate link below:
Facebook and Instagram: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies
Google Inc. and YouTube: https://policies.google.com/privacy
How Can You Further Control Cookies on the Sites?
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
Changing Your Choices
Note that each time you return to the site, you have the option of changing your choices by clicking on the Cookie Settings tab of your browser and revising your choices, if you so desire. If you revise your choices, Empowered Margins will clear the cookies in the specific categories you have selected and those cookies will no longer track your activity on the Sites. If you do not ask for your settings to be changed, your previous choices and the previous consent you provided to Empowered Margins will apply to your current session on the Sites.
How does Empowered Margins respond to Do Not Track signals?
Empowered Margins Sites currently do not respond to Do Not Track signals in browsers.