Date of Last Revision: October 10, 2018
COOKIES A cookie is a small piece of text sent to the User’s browser by a website the User visits. It helps the website remember information about the User’s visit, like the User’s preferred language and other settings. This saved information can make User’s next visit easier and the site more useful to User. Cookies may store User’s preferences and other information but cannot read data off User’s hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites.
Cookies set by a website owner are called “first party cookies.” Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called “third-party cookies.” Third-party cookies enable third-party features or functionality to be provided on or through the Sites (i.e. advertising, social media functions and analytics). Third-parties that place cookies on the Site control the personal data they collect about the User and are likely to be considered “data controllers” under European law. User is encouraged to read their privacy policies to understand their data processing activities, policies, and procedures.
To save your preferences on the Site;
To allow us to tailor your experience based on what we think may appeal to you based on your demographic information;
The aggregate, non-individual membership demographic information may be shared with third-parties with whom we have a direct or indirect relationship who may offer products or services we believe you may be interested in.
To help TropheCase understand what content is most useful to TropheCase’s visitors;
To share with third-parties for the purposes of analyzing usage data, maintaining serves and other maintenance purposes associated with the Site.
TYPES OF COOKIES TROPHECASE USES
Advertisement TropheCase partners with third-party publishers, advertising networks and service providers to manage our advertisements on other sites. The partners may set cookies on your device to gather information about your activities on the Site and place TropheCase advertisements on other websites.
Analytics TropheCase uses third-parties like Google Analytics to analyze the use of the Site. These third-parties generate statistical and other information about Site use by means of cookies. Additionally, the third-parties may store information about your device, time of visit, pages, visited, time spent on a given page of the Site, links clicked, IP address, browser, mobile network information, and type of operating system used.
Preference These cookies are used to store User’s preferences like language choice and display of search results.
Site Features These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Site. TropheCase tracks which profiles User looks at, so TropheCase can show the User more profiles like those.
THE USER’S CHOICES REGARDING COOKIES
When User first accesses the Site, User may receive a message advising User that cookies and similar technologies are in use. By clicking “accept,” closing the message, or continuing to browse the Site, User signifies that User understands and agrees to the use of these technologies, as described in this Policy.
User does not have to accept cookies and consent can be withdrawn at any time. User can change User’s browser settings to refuse or restrict cookies, and User may delete them after they have been placed on User’s device at any time. If User deletes or does not accept the Site’s cookies, some areas of the Site that User accesses may take more time to work or may not function properly.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR MANAGING COOKIES
User can delete cookies already stored on User’s computer. Please visit the “Help” option in User’s browser menu to learn how to do this. Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of this Site.