Privacy Policy

 
  Last Updated: March 10, 2020
What Personal Information is Collected? 
Use of Personal Information
Control of Personal Information
Use of Cookies
Access to Personal Information
Security of Personal Information
Enforcement of Personal Information
Changes to this Statement
Contact Information
 
Collection of Personal Information
 

We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you are registering before ordering e-mail newsletters, joining a limited-access premium site, signing up for an event or training, or when purchasing and/or registering Foreign Engines, Inc. products. Personal information collected by ForeignEngines.com often is limited to e-mail address, language, country or location, but may include other information when needed to provide a service you requested.

When you buy a new product, we may ask you to register your purchase electronically. We keep this registration information on file with any information you've already given us on previous visits to our Web site.

ForeignEngines.com also collects certain information about your computer hardware and software. This information may include: your IP address, browser type, operating system, domain name, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of ForeignEngines.com.

ForeignEngines.com also collects information about which pages our customers visit within ForeignEngines.com. This site visitation data is identified only by a unique ID number, and it is never linked with personal information unless a user consents as described below.

ForeignEngines.com uses HTML forms in its registration and authentication process. When you sign in to this site using a form, you will be asked to provide your user name and a password to sign you in. This sign-in allows you to access special limited-access material on this site .

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Use of Personal Information 
 

We use your personal information for the following purposes:

To ensure our site is relevant to your needs.

To deliver services, such as newsletters, events, training or software, that you request or purchase.

To help us create and publish content most relevant to you.

To alert you to product upgrades, special offers, updated information and other new services from Foreign Engines, Inc., if you so request.

To allow you access to limited-entry areas of our site as appropriate.

We will merge site-visitation data with anonymous demographic information for research purposes, and we may use this information in aggregate to provide more relevant content. In some limited-entry sections of ForeignEngines.com, with your approval, we will combine site-visitation data with your personal information in order to provide you with personalized content.

We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, including packaging, mailing and delivering purchases, answering customer questions about products or services, sending postal mail and processing event registration. We will only provide those companies the information they need to deliver the service, and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

Foreign Engines, Inc. may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Foreign Engines, Inc. or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Foreign Engines, Inc. and its family of Web sites, or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of Foreign Engines, Inc. employees, users of Foreign Engines, Inc. products or services, or members of the public.

Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Foreign Engines, Inc. or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

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Control of Personal Information 
 

When you register, or otherwise give us personal information, ForeignEngines.com will not share that information with third parties without your permission, other than for the limited exceptions already listed. It will only be used for the purposes stated above.

Registering also allows you to tell us how or whether you want ForeignEngines.com to communicate with you. After registering, go to the Profile Editor and establish your preferences in the Contact Options sections. There, you can decide what information you want to receive and how you want to receive it. Or you can tell us not to contact you by removing check marks from the contact option boxes. If you buy material through www.ForeignEngines.com , and do not want to receive such information, do not check the box on the Checkout page (or on other pages where personal information is collected) which says: Yes, I would like to receive other offers through www.ForeignEngines.com.

ForeignEngines.com may send out periodic e-mails informing you of technical service or security issues related to a product or service you requested, or confirming you requested a product or service. You will not be able to choose to unsubscribe to these mailings, as they are considered an essential part of the service you have chosen.

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Access to Personal Information 
 

We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current.

If you register on ForeignEngines.com or subscribe to a newsletter, you can review and edit your personal information at the Profile Center.

At the Profile Center you can:

View and edit personal information you have already given us at ForeignEngines.com.

Tell us whether you want ForeignEngines.com to send you marketing information.

Subscribe, or cancel subscriptions, to newsletters about our services and products.

Some services offered on ForeignEngines.com may collect information that is not accessible via the Profile Center. However, in such cases, you can access your personal information by contacting ForeignEngines.com as described at the bottom of this statement, or through alternative means of access described by the service. For example, if you buy material through www.ForeignEngines.com , you can review and edit your personal information by contacting one of our Customer Service representatives.

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Security of Personal Information  
  ForeignEngines.com is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide in computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit sensitive information (such as a credit card number) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
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Use of Cookies 
 

When someone visits the site, a cookie is placed on the customer's machine (if the customer accepts cookies) or is read if the customer has visited the site previously. One use of cookies is to assist in the collection of the site visitation statistics described above.

We also use cookies to collect information on which newsletter links are clicked by customers. This information is used to ensure we are sending information customers want to read.

Web beacons, also known as clear gif technology, or action tags, may be used to assist in delivering the cookie on our site. This technology tells us how many visitors clicked on key elements (such as links or graphics) on a ForeignEngines.com Web page. We do not use this technology to access your personally identifiable information on ForeignEngines.com; it is a tool we use to compile aggregated statistics about ForeignEngines.com Web site usage. We may share aggregated site statistics with partner companies but do not allow other companies to place clear gifs on our sites.

Foreign Engines, Inc. also uses cookies in connection with the use of your login account.  If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the ForeignEngines.com Web site, you will be able to view the text on the screens in public areas only, however you will not be able to subscribe to the service offerings on the site or access limited-access areas of the site, including downloading of materials.  Therefore, it is not possible to purchase or download premium materials without accepting cookies.

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Enforcement of Personal Information  
  If you have questions regarding this statement, you should first contact ForeignEngines.com by e-mail
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Changes to this Statement 
  ForeignEngines.com will occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the "last updated" date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this statement, ForeignEngines.com will notify you by placing prominent notice on the Web site.
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Contact Information 
  For contact information see our Contact Page .
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