What is a cookie?
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What are clear gifs?
Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user’s computer hard drive, clear gifs are embedded on Web pages.
What is a Flash cookie?
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When does RachaelLynch.com.au place cookies?
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What types of cookies does RachaelLynch.com.au use?
We use two types: persistent cookies and session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it's easier to return to RachaelLynch.com.au or interact with our Services without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by RachaelLynch.com.au when you return to one of our Websites or a partner site that uses our Services. Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).
What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be used to recognize you when you visit RachaelLynch.com.au, remember your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that's in line with your settings. Cookies also make your interactions with RachaelLynch.com.au faster and more secure.
We do not provide any personal information that we collect to advertisers unless you have given us permission to do so.
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What to do if you don't want cookies to be set or want them to be removed?
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To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org, or www.aboutcookies.org. You may exercise control over the use of certain advertising-related cookies by using the Digital Advertising Alliance’s AdChoices program website.
Other helpful resources
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- Internet Advertising Bureau (US)
- Internet Advertising Bureau (EU)
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- Android Browser
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