Privacy Policy

Overview and Inclusion

Securing your comprehension of the information we gather, its application, and your significant authority over it is of paramount significance to us. This Privacy Declaration furnishes an all-encompassing summary of our methodologies concerning data collection and utilization. It envelops personal information, collaboration with external entities, your preferences and entitlements, and channels for reaching out to us regarding our privacy procedures.

Information Gathering

As you engage with our Digital Services, covering our websites and mobile applications, we gather personal information about you. Personal information pertains to data that can pinpoint an individual, excluding anonymized data. Moreover, we may receive personal information from alternative sources and integrate it with the details you furnish and those amassed through automated methods. The information we accumulate includes:

Profile Establishment:

Upon initiating an account, we collect your initial and last name, email address, username, and password. Optionally, you can provide your contact number, address, state, city, or postal code. This personal information is employed to attend to your requests, administer your account, and correspond with you concerning your account, including dispatching pertinent information. Queries and Correspondence:

When you reach out to us with questions regarding our Services, our business, or other topics, we utilize the personal information you’ve supplied, such as your name, email, and phone number, to attend to your queries and furnish additional information pertinent to your inquiry. You may also be included in our promotional list to receive details related to your inquiry or other content we believe might capture your interest.

Automated Data Collection through Digital Services

Much like various websites and applications, our Digital Services autonomously gather specific particulars about your device, online engagements, and trends. This includes details about your visits, such as traffic data, location data (if activated), logs, communication data, and the assets you access and employ on our Digital Services. Moreover, we amass information about your computer, mobile device, and internet connection, encompassing IP address, operating system, and browser type. These technologies may be utilized to oversee your online engagements over time and across external websites or alternative online services, commonly denoted as behavior tracking.

The technologies employed for this automated data gathering encompass:

  • Biscuits (or browser cookies): These are petite files situated on your computer’s hard drive. You can opt to reject browser cookies by adjusting your browser settings. Nevertheless, this might impact your entry to particular sections of our Digital Services unless your browser settings have been modified to disallow cookies.
  • Web indicators: The pages of our Digital Services may contain diminutive electronic files, also recognized as web indicators (transparent gifs, pixel tags, single-pixel gifs). These files facilitate user enumeration and furnish statistics linked to our website, such as content popularity and system integrity verification. The automatically compiled information is wholly statistical and bereft of personal data. However, we may uphold or correlate it with personal information gathered through other means or from third-party origins.

This data aids us in enhancing our Digital Services and delivering a more personalized encounter by empowering us to:

  • Evaluate the magnitude of our audience and usage trends.
  • Preserve information about your preferences to customize our Digital Services to your distinct interests.
  • Facilitate your searches.
  • Acknowledge you upon your revisit to our Digital Services.

Data Collection and Application by External Entities

External entities, either independently or in collaboration with web indicators, may employ cookies or alternative tracking technologies to compile details about your engagements with our Digital Services. This information might be linked to your personal information or obtained from your online involvements across diverse websites and online services throughout time. These external entities may utilize this data for interest-centric (behavioral) advertising or the presentation of tailored content. We lack authority over the tracking technologies utilized by these external entities or their potential uses. If you have questions regarding a particular advertisement or content, we recommend direct communication with the pertinent provider.

Data Utilization

We employ the information we gather, or that you furnish, encompassing personal data, for diverse intentions, such as:

  • Completing the purpose for which you supplied the information.
  • Assisting, tailoring, and amplifying our Services.
  • Establishing, preserving, individualizing, and safeguarding your account.
  • Providing assistance and addressing your queries, including connecting you with an WSJ Digital Subscription ( sales representative or support agent.
  • Personalizing your encounter on our Digital Services and delivering pertinent content, product offerings, and advertisements through our Digital Services, third-party platforms, email, or text messages (with your agreement when mandated by law).
  • Ensuring the security, safety, and integrity of our Digital Services, products, services, databases, and other business and technological assets.
  • Executing product testing, research, analysis, and development, encompassing the advancement of our Services, products, and Digital Services.
  • Responding to requests from law enforcement agencies and complying with applicable laws, court orders, or government regulations.

Legal Grounds for Data Collection and Utilization

We exclusively utilize the information we gather about you or that you provide to us for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Statement, anchored in the following legal justifications:

  • Your approval (as permissible by applicable law).
  • Our legitimate business interests, encompassing:
    • Managing our relationship with you.
    • Direct marketing.
    • Advancing product development.
    • Uncovering and preventing fraud and financial crimes.
    • Safeguarding information, systems, networks, and cybersecurity.
    • General corporate operations and due diligence.
    • Offering you services.
  • Adhering to a legal obligation and/or defending against legal claims.

Sharing of Information

The information we collect about you or that you provide to us is shared in accordance with the criteria delineated in this Privacy Statement.

Your Privileges and Preferences

You retain options concerning the utilization and disclosure of your individual information:

Electronic Correspondence:

If you no longer wish to receive marketing-related emails from us, you can opt out using the unsubscribe link provided in those emails. We will strive to acknowledge your request promptly. Please be aware that even if you opt out of marketing-related emails, we may still dispatch indispensable administrative messages necessary for providing our services. If you desire to cease receiving marketing-related emails from WSJ Digital Subscription ( or our sales associates, you can unsubscribe using the provided link in those emails or reach out to them directly.

Your Profile:

If you’ve established an account, you can perpetually access your personal information by logging into your account. If you encounter difficulties or require aid in accessing or deleting your account, you can contact us at

Your Data Security Entitlements:

Dependent on your place of residence and subject to applicable law, you may possess the following entitlements concerning the personal information you’ve disclosed to us:

  • The entitlement to request confirmation of whether we process personal information pertaining to you and, if so, to request a copy of said personal information.
  • The entitlement to request rectification or updating of personal information that is inaccurate, incomplete, or outdated.
  • The entitlement to request the erasure of your personal information in certain legally defined circumstances.
  • The entitlement to request the restriction of the use of your personal information under certain conditions, such as when we are contemplating an update to your personal information.
  • The entitlement, when technically feasible, to request the transfer of your personal information to another company.
  • The entitlement to withdraw previously provided consent for processing your personal information.
  • The entitlement to object to the processing of your personal information under specific circumstances.

To exercise these entitlements, contact us at We will adhere to your requests to the extent required by applicable law. If you believe you have not received a satisfactory response, you can refer to the data protection authority in your jurisdiction.

Information Security

Acknowledging the significance of securing your personal data, we deploy organizational, physical, and technical security measures designed to protect personal information within our organization from unauthorized access, destruction, loss, alteration, or misuse. We continually assess and improve these security measures. Nonetheless, despite our best efforts, we cannot guarantee that data transmission or storage can be entirely foolproof.

Data Retention

Your personal information is maintained on our servers and cloud-based database management services located in the United States. We retain your data solely for the duration essential to fulfill the purposes for which we collected your personal information, unless a more extended retention period is mandated or permitted by law.

Links to External Websites and Social Networks

In our Digital Services, you may come across connections leading to websites, applications, tools, widgets, and plug-ins managed by third parties, including functionalities such as Facebook “Like” buttons. If you visit a third-party website, it is recommended to review the relevant privacy notice, terms and conditions, and other policies of that website. We absolve ourselves of responsibility for the policies and practices of third parties. Any personal information you provide to these entities is governed by their privacy notice, terms and conditions, and other policies.


Our digital services are tailored for individuals aged 18 and older. We do not deliberately collect or track personal information from minors or their use of our online services.

Global Data Transfer

Your individual data could be accessed, stored, and processed in a nation where we operate or have engaged service providers. Consequently, we might transmit the personal data we possess about you to recipients in nations distinct from the one where the information was originally gathered. The privacy and data protection regulations of these nations may offer a level of safeguard that is not as extensive as the privacy and data protection regulations in your own nation. By utilizing our services, you recognize that such transmissions of information may transpire beyond your country of residence. If you harbor concerns regarding our adherence to Privacy Shield, please get in touch with us. For questions or apprehensions, reach out to us at We pledge to address Privacy Shield grievances within 45 days.

Changes to this Policy

We recognize that the responsibility of safeguarding data privacy is continuous. Therefore, we may periodically revise this Privacy Statement. Any updates will be published on this page, with the date of the latest revision indicated at the top of the statement. We advise you to check this page regularly to stay informed about any changes.

Contact Us

If you have general inquiries or comments about WSJ Digital Subscription (, please contact us: