Cookie policy

Last updated: 02/14/2020

When you use our Services, we may, in accordance with this Cookie Policy, use cookies, tracking pixels, web beacons and other tracking technologies. This Cookie Policy explains for what purposes we use cookies and other tracking technologies and what are your choices.

This Cookie Policy forms an integral part of the Terms and all capitalized terms used herein shall have the meanings set forth in the Terms.

What are cookies?

A "cookie" is a small text file stored on your device that may contain basic information about you and the device or your use of the on-line services. Cookies allow Us or a third-party to recognize you and to personalize and improve your browsing experience. You can remove or block cookies in the settings of your browser or device.

In addition to cookies, We may use pixel tags, web beacons, and other tracking technologies. A “pixel tag” or “web beacon” is a tiny object or image that is used for tracking purposes and acquiring statistical data. Pixel tags and web beacons cannot be usually declined. However, you can limit their use by controlling the cookies that interact with them.

Personal data

Cookies may not necessarily contain or have a nature of personal data. However, they can usually lead to your identification and therefore are considered to be personal data. For more information on how we use personal data contained in cookies or collected by other tracking technologies, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Cookies We use

Besides the cookies We place on your device (first-party cookies), cookies can be set also by a third-party server via code loaded through our Services (third-party cookies). We also distinguish between persistent and session cookies. A session cookie is removed right after the session ends (browser is closed), while persistent cookie expires at a specific date or after a specific length of time.

The cookies We use fall into the following categories:

  • Essential and functional cookies:
    Essential cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of our Services. Functional cookies help Us to enable certain features of the Services and remember choices you have made in the past.
    Name Domain Purpose Lifetime
    csrftoken www.simcompanies.com Security 12 months
    sessionid www.simcompanies.com User identification 2 weeks
  • Analytical (performance) cookies:
    Analytical cookies allow Us to collect information about how you reach the Services and interact with them, as well as about errors you have encountered. We use these cookies to improve and further develop our Services.
    Name Domain Purpose Lifetime
    __tld__ www.simcompanies.com Tracking (Segment) session
    amplitude_[...] amplitude.com Product analytics (amplitude) 10 years
    _ga_gat_UA-[...]_gid www.simcompanies.com Tracking behaviour and performance (Google Analytics) session, 2 years
  • Advertisement, marketing, and social media cookies:
    Advertisement and marketing cookies help Us to measure the effectiveness of our campaigns and allow the advertisers to deliver you more relevant ads. Social media platforms can place cookies on your device to see if you are logged in and allow you to interact with the content using their social features.
    Name Domain Purpose Lifetime
    rdt_uuid www.redditstatic.com Reddit social features 90 days
    reddaid reddit.com Reddit social features 2 years
    tfw_exp twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising 2 weeks
    twid platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising session
    ads_prefs platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising 8 years
    auth_token platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising 8 years
    personalization_id platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising 1 year
    guest_id platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising 1 year
    _twitter_sess platform.twitter.com Twitter integration and advertising session
    1P_JAR gstatic.com Google advertising 30 days

Your cookie choices

Most browsers and devices are set to accept cookies by default. Be aware that by using our Services with the settings of your browser or device enabling Us to set cookies you consent to our use of cookies. You can withdraw your consent at any time by disabling cookies in the settings of your browser or device. We don’t need your consent to use essential cookies.

For more information on how to delete or block cookies in the most common browsers, please visit the following links:

You can also opt-out of some third-party cookies through the tools of following initiatives:

Please note that blocking or deleting cookies can affect the availability and functionality of the Services.

Contact details

If you have any question regarding our use of Cookies you can contact us through e-mail support@simcompanies.com.