What are cookies? Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by online service providers in order to (for example) make their websites or services work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.
Cookies set by the website owner (in this case, The Adept Traveler, Inc.) are called “first-party cookies”. Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called “third-party cookies”. Third-party cookies enable third-party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g. like advertising, interactive content and analytics). The parties that set these third-party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.
The specific types of first and third-party cookies served through our Service and the purposes they perform are described below (please note that the specific cookies served may vary depending on the specific Service you access):
Essential Cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
Advertising Cookies. Advertising cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.