About Cookies and How We Use Them
A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to “remember” your actions or preferences over time. Cookies record information about your online preferences and can also help us analyze your use of our Website and help us provide you with a better user experience.
In order to use certain services offered through our Website your web browser must accept cookies. Deleting or blocking cookies can affect some aspects of our Website, and you may not be able to access our entire Website or some parts of it. AIM cannot be held responsible for any consequences resulting from you deleting or blocking cookies.
Any reference to cookies herein also includes similar online tracking devices such as web beacons, page tags and/or flash cookies that we may use.
Types of Cookies
Session cookies are stored only for the duration of your visit and they expire and are deleted from your computer or mobile device when you close your browser. Session cookies are typically used to help the website know that you are logged in or logged out.
Persistent cookies are saved on your computer or mobile device for a fixed period of time and remain until they expire or are deleted by you.
First Party, Third Party and Social Media Cookies
The source of each cookie may also vary. First party cookies may be set and owned by the website you are visiting and they can only be read by that website. Third party cookies may be supplied by other companies.
Cookies We Use
Below, you can find more information about some of the main individual cookies we use and what we use them for.
On this Website we are using the marketing tool ClickDimensions which collects cookies. The table below lists the cookies that are placed in your browser when the ClickDimensions tracking script is being used on the visited web page, their use and expiration:
This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to the site from that web browser. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits the site, a new __cuid cookie is written with a different visitor unique ID. This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that the application uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.
|2 years from set/update.|
|cusid||This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with the site. When a user views a page on the site, the script code attempts to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Each time a user visits a different page on the site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session for as long as user activity continues within 30-minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user pauses on a page on the site for longer than 30 minutes.|
|30 minutes from set/update.|
|cuvon||Used to signal the last time a visitor viewed a page.||30 minutes from set/update|
This list of cookies is for general information purposes only, it may not be exhaustive and may be updated from time to time.
Changes to the Cookies Policy
This Cookies Policy may be updated or changed from time to time without prior notice. Any modifications to this Cookies Policy will be posted by AIM on the Website effective as of the date of such posting.
AIM Website Terms and Conditions, including Privacy and this Cookies Policy, are valid from 20th December 2016