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Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
There are generally four categories of cookies: “Strictly Necessary,” “Performance,” “Functionality,” and “Targeting.” SBC uses 'Strictly necessary' and 'Performance' cookies but DOES NOT use 'Targeting' or 'Performance' Cookies', nor do we pass any information on to third parties. You can find out more about each cookie category below.
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies are not used by SBC on this website.
We only use First-party cookies that are placed on your device and belong to SBC. We do not use third-party cookies that are cookies deposited on your device by other businesses. Third-party cookies may be placed on your device by someone providing a service for another company, for example to help them understand how that website is being used. Third-party cookies may also be placed on your device by a website's business partners so that they can use them to advertise products and services to you elsewhere on the Internet.
If you want to delete cookies follow the instructions given by your respective browser help instructions. You will be able to clear existing cookies and even disable cookies is you wish to. Note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access certain website services. You can find out more information about cookie settings at various sites on the internet by searching the many available search engines.