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Session (Transient) cookies: These are erased when you close your browser, and do not collect information from your computer. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.
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The type of cookies we use are locally stored on your computer and can be deleted by you at any time. How you delete the cookies depends on what browser you are using. Here you can find instructions for the major web browsers.