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2. What are cookies?
A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.
3. What are scripts?
A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.
4. What is a web beacon?
A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.
When you visit our website for the first time, we will show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. You have the ability to consent or deny use of non-functional or non-technical cookies. We also have consent options available at any time when you click the “Settings” tab at the bottom left hand corner of the screen.
5.1 Manage your consent settings
Below we list the different types of cookies we may use on our website.
6.1 Technical or functional cookies
Technical and functional cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.
6.2 Advertising cookies
On this website we may use advertising cookies, enabling us to gain insights into campaign results. This happens based on a profile we create based on your behavior on https://catalystresearch.com. With these cookies you, as website visitor are linked to a unique ID, and we will not profile your behavior and interests to serve personalized ads.
6.3 Social media buttons
On our website we have included buttons for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.
Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are located in the United States.
Some cookies on our website collect information about your use of the website and enable us to improve the way it works. These are known as analytics cookies. For example, these cookies show us which are the most frequently visited pages on the website, allow us to see the overall patterns of usage on the website, help us record any difficulties you have with the website, and show us whether our advertising is effective or not.
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7. Placed cookies
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8. Your rights with respect to personal data
You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:
- you have the right to information about how we process your data;
- you may submit a request for access to the data we process about you;
- you may object to the processing;
- you may request an overview, in a commonly used format, of the data we process about you;
- you have the right to request that we do not use automated decision-making to make a decision about you that produces legal effects concerning you. We do not use automated decision-making with cookies to make decisions about you that produce legal effects concerning you;
- you may request correction or deletion of the data if it is incorrect or not or no longer relevant, or to ask to restrict the processing of the data.
9. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies
You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser.
For more information on cookies and how to disable cookies, visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/ or the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page at https://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1.
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10. Contact details
252 ½ King Street, Charleston, SC, 29492