Cookies and Similar Technologies Notice
Last Updated: June 15, 2020
What are cookies
A Cookie is a small piece of computer code sent by a website and stored on the hard disk of your computer. A pixel tag (also known as a tracking pixel, web beacon, or clear GIF) is an embedded image on a website that may register a user’s website activity.
Our online services use two types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies only exist while your browser is open. We use session cookies for website functionality purposes. Persistent cookies are not removed when you exit your web browser. We use persistent cookies to enable an easier log-in process, provide you with a more personalized experience, and help you navigate our website more efficiently. We may use flash cookies on our online services to enable or control flash-based content.
Most browsers let you remove or reject cookies. To do this, follow the instructions in your browser settings. Many browsers accept cookies by default until you change your settings. For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. If you do not accept our cookies, you may experience some inconvenience on our sites. If you disable cookies, certain features of our website may not work.
Note: If you block cookies from bigid.com you will not be able to use certain features of our online services.
Managing Your Cookie Preferences
We will store your cookie preferences until you clear your browsing cache. You can change your preferences at any time. Remember that disabling some types of cookies may impact your experience of our online services that we offer.
Managing cookie preferences differs from browser to browser so please refer to your browser for further information. If you would like to disable cookies and web beacons, please use the help function in your web browser to restrict cookies from our website(s).
The cookies and similar technologies used in our Site are as follows:
|Essential||These cookies are essential in providing you with services available through our online services and to enable you to use some of their features.
We cannot provide our services without them.
|Functionality||These cookies allow us to remember the choices you make when you use our online services.. These cookies are intended to provide you with a more personal experience and to avoid you having to re-select your preferences every time you visit our online services.||None|
|Authentication||These technologies allow you to log into our online services by using your Google or Facebook account credentials.||None|
|Website Optimization||We use these technologies to collect, understand and optimize website performance and enhance site usability. This runs in the background of our online services analyzing usage information and then returning reports to us through an encrypted connection. These services are required to maintain data securely and confidentially.||Google Analytics – Click Here to download the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on to opt-out of Google Analytics. For more information on Google Analytics, Click Here.|
|Advertising||Used by advertising companies to collect information about how you use our sites and other sites and applications over time. These companies use this information to show you ads they believe will be relevant to you within our sites and elsewhere, and to measure how the ads perform.||Google AdWords
For more information about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can opt out, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, or http://youronlinechoices.eu.
|Social Media Widgets||These features may collect your information and track your use of our online services. These social media features are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly in our online services. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy notice of the company providing such functionality.Used by social media widgets that enable “like” buttons and allow you to share content from our Site on social media. Your social media platform may be able to link information or actions about your interactions with our Site to your account with them.|
|Social Network & Net Tech Advertising||We have relationships with several social networks and new tech companies. These companies have specific Interest-Based Ads programs that match people that have shown interest in our services through our website or other services with their platforms (such as LinkedIn and Twitter properties). This matching allows us to deliver relevant, interest-based ads on those companies’ networks.
For more information about how we collect, use and share your personal information, see our Privacy Notice.
We are interested in hearing your feedback about this Notice and how we could improve it going forward. If you would like to provide your feedback, please fill out the survey by clicking here.