Effective Date: 12-Oct-2023
Last Updated: 12-Oct-2023
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.
As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.
The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.
Types of Cookies we use
Manage cookie preferences Cookie Settings You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-in/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/clear-cookies-and-site-data-firefox?redirectslug=delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored&redirectlocale=en-US
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer-bca9446f-d873-78de-77ba-d42645fa52fc
If you are using any other web browser, please visit your browser’s official support documents.
Understanding How Google Uses Your Personal Data
At Catalyst, we value your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. When you use our website and give your consent, we integrate Google services to enhance your experience. It’s important for you to know how Google uses your data to provide personalised services and improve your online interactions.
What Information Is Collected
When you consent to using our website, Google may collect certain information such as your IP address, browser type, device type, and cookies. This information helps us understand how you interact with our site and allows Google to deliver relevant content and ads tailored to your interests.
How Your Information Is Used
Google uses the collected data to provide and improve their services, including displaying personalised ads based on your interests and online activities. This information helps advertisers, including us, to reach the right audience with relevant content.
Your Privacy Controls
Google provides privacy controls that allow you to manage how your information is used. You can adjust your ad personalisation settings, review and control the information used to serve you ads, and opt out of certain Google services by visiting the Google Ads Settings page.
Your Consent Matters
By using our website and consenting to the use of Google services, you agree to the collection and use of your information as described in this notice. Your consent empowers us to provide you with a customised and enjoyable online experience.
Protecting Your Data
We take the security of your data seriously. While Google handles the information collected, we work closely with them to ensure that your data is protected and used responsibly.
For more details on how Google uses your personal data, please refer to Google’s Privacy & Terms: Google Privacy & Terms.