WSJ Print Subscription ( Privacy Policy

Overview and Scope

At WSJ Print Subscription, we value your privacy and believe in providing transparency about our data collection and usage practices. This Privacy Policy aims to clarify how we collect and utilize your data, grant you control over these aspects, and outline the parties with whom we might share your data. It also covers your rights and choices, as well as how to contact us regarding privacy-related matters.

Data We Collect

When you engage with us, whether through our websites, mobile applications (“Online Services”), communications, or any interactions (collectively referred to as “Services”), we collect personal information related to you. Personal information is data that can identify a person, excluding information that has been anonymized. We may also receive personal information about you from other sources. This information may include:

  1. Account Creation: When you create an account, we collect details like your first and last name, email address, username, and password. You may also provide additional information such as your phone number, address, state, city, or ZIP code. We use this personal information to manage your account, respond to your requests, and communicate with you. We may also send relevant information to you.
  2. Inquiries: When you contact us with questions about our Services, our business, or other topics, we use the personal information you provide, including your name, email, and telephone number, to address your query and provide responses. We may include you in our marketing communications to share information related to your inquiry or other content we believe may interest you. You can always opt out of receiving our communications by following the unsubscribe instructions in our messages.
  3. Automated Data Collection: Our Online Services automatically collect specific information about your device, browsing activities, and usage patterns, similar to many websites and applications. This includes details about your visits, like traffic data, location data (if enabled), logs, and other communication data. We also collect information about your computing device, mobile device, and Internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type. These technologies may also be used for behavior tracking, which involves collecting data about your online activities over time, both within our Online Services and on third-party websites or other online platforms.

We are committed to safeguarding your privacy and providing you with options to manage your data. If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please reach out to us using the provided contact information. Your privacy matters to us, and we aim to ensure that your data is handled responsibly and transparently.

Technologies Used for Automated Data Collection:

We employ various technologies for automated data collection, including:

1. Cookies (or Browser Cookies): Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive. You have the option to decline browser cookies by adjusting your browser settings. However, please be aware that if you opt for this setting, certain parts of our Online Services may become inaccessible. Unless you have configured your browser settings to reject cookies, our system will issue cookies when you use the Online Services.

2. Web Beacons: Our Online Services may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs). Web beacons serve various purposes, such as counting users and generating website-related statistics. For example, they help us monitor the popularity of specific website content and verify the integrity of the system and server. The data we automatically collect through web beacons is strictly statistical and does not include personal information. However, we may combine or associate it with personal information obtained through other means or from third-party sources. This enables us to enhance the Online Services and provide you with a more personalized and improved user experience, including features like:

  • Calculating our audience size and analyzing usage patterns.
  • Storing information about your preferences to tailor the Online Services to your interests.
  • Enhancing your search capabilities.
  • Recognizing you when you return to the Online Services.

Third-Party Tracking: Third parties may independently use cookies or other tracking technologies, either alone or in conjunction with web beacons, to collect information about your interactions with our Online Services. The data they collect may be linked to your personal information, or they may gather information, including personal details, about your online activities across various websites and platforms over time. They may use this information for interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content. We do not have control over the tracking technologies used by these third parties. If you have questions about an advertisement or specific content, it is advisable to contact the respective provider directly.

The information we collect, whether provided by you or obtained through automated means:

  • Is used to fulfill the purpose for which it was provided.
  • Supports, enhances, customizes, and advances our Services.
  • Facilitates the creation, maintenance, personalization, and security of your Account with us.
  • Assists in responding to your inquiries and providing support, including connecting you with a WSJ Print Subscription ( sales representative or support agent.
  • Enables personalization of your experience on our Online Services, allowing us to deliver tailored content, product or service offerings, including specific offers and advertisements through our Online Services, third-party websites, and email or text messages (subject to your consent when legally required).
  • Contributes to maintaining the security, safety, and integrity of our Online Services, products, services, databases, and other business and technological assets.
  • Supports product testing, research, analysis, and development, including improvements to our Services, products, and Online Services.
  • Facilitates responses to requests from law enforcement agencies and compliance with relevant laws, court orders, or government regulations.

Legal Grounds for Collecting and Utilizing the Information We Collect:

The information we collect from you or that you provide to us is used exclusively for the purposes outlined in this Notice and is based on the following legal grounds:

  • Your consent (in accordance with applicable law).
  • Our legitimate business interests, including but not limited to:
    • Managing our relationship with you.
    • Direct marketing.
    • Product development and enhancement.
    • Detecting and preventing fraud and financial misconduct.
    • Information, system, network, and cybersecurity.
    • General corporate operations and due diligence.
    • Providing you with services.
    • Complying with legal obligations and/or defending against legal claims.

How We Share the Information We Collect:

The information we gather about you or that you provide to us is shared as detailed in this Notice.

Your Account

If you have created an account with us, you will always have the ability to access your personal information by logging into your Account. If you encounter any difficulties or require further assistance with accessing or deleting your Account, please don’t hesitate to contact us at

Your Data Protection Rights

Depending on your place of residence and in accordance with applicable law, you may have the following rights concerning the personal information you have shared with us:

  • The right to request confirmation as to whether we process personal information related to you and, if so, to obtain a copy of that personal information.
  • The right to request the correction or updating of inaccurate, incomplete, or outdated personal information.
  • The right to request the erasure of your personal information in specific circumstances as provided by law.
  • The right to request the restriction of the use of your personal information in certain circumstances, such as during the consideration of a request to update your personal information.
  • The right to request, where technically feasible, the transfer of your personal information to another company.
  • The right to withdraw your previously provided consent for the processing of personal information.
  • The right to object to the processing of your personal information in certain circumstances.

To exercise any of these rights, please contact us at We will comply with your request to the extent required by applicable law. If you believe that you have not received a satisfactory response from us, you have the option to seek guidance from the data protection authority in your jurisdiction.

Security of Your Information

Our utmost priority is to safeguard your personal information. To achieve this, we have established a comprehensive security framework that encompasses organizational, physical, and technical safeguards. These measures are meticulously designed to shield personal information within our organization from unauthorized access, destruction, loss, alteration, or misuse. We consistently review and update these security protocols to stay ahead of evolving threats. However, it is crucial to acknowledge that, despite our unwavering efforts, data transmission or storage cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Data Retention

Your personal information is securely stored on our servers and cloud-based database management services, all located within the United States. We will retain your data only for the duration necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collected your personal information unless an extended retention period is mandated or allowed by applicable law.

Links to External Websites and Social Networks

Our Online Services may include links to third-party websites, applications, tools, widgets, and plug-ins, including features such as Facebook “Like” buttons. If you choose to visit a third-party website, we strongly recommend reviewing its privacy notice, terms and conditions, and other policies. Please understand that we assume no responsibility for the policies and practices of third parties. Any personal information you provide to these organizations will be governed by their respective privacy notices, terms and conditions, and procedures.


Our Online Services are not intended for or directed at individuals under the age of 18, and we do not knowingly collect personal information related to children or monitor their use of the Online Services.

International Data Transfer

Your personal information may be accessed, stored, and processed in the country in which we operate or engage service providers. Consequently, we may transfer personal information about you to recipients in countries different from the one where the information was initially collected. The privacy and data protection laws of these countries may offer a lower level of protection compared to the laws in your country of residence. By utilizing our Services, you acknowledge the potential occurrence of such information transfers beyond your country of residence.

Privacy Shield Compliance

If you have any concerns regarding our compliance with Privacy Shield, please do not hesitate to contact us at We are committed to addressing Privacy Shield-related complaints within a 45-day timeframe.

Changes to this Notice

We recognize that safeguarding the privacy of information is an ongoing commitment. As a result, we may periodically update this Notice. Any changes to this Notice will be reflected on this page. You can find the date of the most recent revision of this Notice at the top of the page. We recommend visiting this page regularly to stay informed about any updates to this Notice.

Contact Us

For general questions or comments about WSJ Print Subscription (, please feel free to reach out to us at: