Last Updated October 2021
A “cookie” is a piece of information sent to your browser by a website you visit.
Cookies can be stored on your computer for different periods of time. Some cookies expire after a certain amount of time, or upon logging out (session cookies), others survive after your browser is closed until a defined expiration date set in the cookie (as determined by the third party placing it), and help recognize your computer when you open your browser and browse the Internet again (persistent cookies). Our Site uses first party cookies (cookies set directly by Immigration Records) as well as third party cookies, as described below. For more details on cookies please visit All About Cookies.
We also use pixel tags (usually in combination with cookies), from the third parties and for the purposes described below. Pixel tags are a technology similar to cookies that can be embedded in online content or within the body of an email for the purpose of tracking activity on websites (for example, to know when content has been shown to you), or to know when you have viewed particular content or a particular email message.
The following chart sets out how we use different categories of cookies, as well as information on your options for managing the settings for the data collection by these technologies:
WHO SERVES THE COOKIE/ TECHNOLOGY
Immigration Records, Inc. These cookies expire on the first of March, 2049.
Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the Site and our services, you cannot refuse them.
We use analytics cookies that allow us to recognize and count the number of Site visitors and receive aggregate traffic statistics on how visitors move around the Site (like number of page views, number of visitors, and time spent on each page). This helps us to improve the way our Site works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily.
Google Analytics (provided by Google, Inc.).
The information generated by Google Analytics about your use of the Site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google, Inc. in the United States (pursuant to Google’s Privacy Shield certification). For more information on Google Analytics privacy practices, read here. For information on Google Analytics cookies expiration, read here.
Mixpanel, Inc. For more information, visit https://mixpanel.com/legal/privacy-policy/.
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on:
You can also block or delete these cookies by changing the browser settings as explained in the “Your Options” section below.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation.
DoubleClick (provided by Google, Inc.).
The information generated by DoubleClick about your use of the Site (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google, Inc. in the United States (pursuant to Google’s Privacy Shield certification). DoubleClick cookies expire from 2 months to 2 years after they are set. Learn more about Google’s privacy practices here.
Facebook Opt Out: https://www.facebook.com/help/769828729705201?ref=cookies.
DoubleClick: You may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Google’s Ads Settings here. You can also prevent your data from being collected by DoubleClick on our Site by downloading and installing the DoubleClick Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser.
You can also block or delete cookies by changing the browser settings as explained in the “Your Options” section below.
On most web browsers, you will find a “help” section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive a notification when you are receiving a new cookie and how to turn cookies off. Please see the links below for guidance on how to modify your web browser’s settings on the most popular browsers:
Please note that if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may be unable to access certain parts of the Site and you may not be able to benefit from the full functionality of the Site.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.