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Our aim in using them is to be able to make the site better for you.

The table below explains the cookies we use and their purpose:

Cookie Name

Cookie Type

Cookie Description

Default Expiration Time

_gaAnalyticsThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.2 years
_gidAnalyticsInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.1 day
ASP.NET_SessionIdNecessaryIssued by Microsoft's ASP.NET Application, this cookie stores session data during a user's website visit.session
__RequestVerificationTokenNecessaryThis cookie is set by web application built in ASP.NET MVC Technologies. This is an anti-forgery cookie used for preventing cross site request forgery attacks.session
TiPMixNecessaryThe TiPMix cookie is set by Azure to determine which web server the users must be directed to.session
x-ms-routing-nameNecessaryAzure sets this cookie for routing production traffic by specifying the production slot.session
ARRAffinityNecessaryARRAffinity cookie is set by Azure app service, and allows the service to choose the right instance established by a user to deliver subsequent requests made by that user.session
_dc_gtm_UA-40685662-4AnalyticsAnalytics Set by Google to distinguish users.1 minute

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