Information we collect
The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.
If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.
When you register for an Account, we may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, company name, address, email address, and telephone number.
How we use your information
We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:
- Provide, operate, and maintain our website
- Improve, personalize, and expand our website
- Understand and analyze how you use our website
- Develop new products, services, features, and functionality
- Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes
- Send you emails
- Find and prevent fraud
FSNews follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other website, FSNews uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.
We use the following cookies:
|__gads||The __gads cookie, set by Google, is stored under DoubleClick domain and tracks the number of times users see an advert, measures the success of the campaign and calculates its revenue. This cookie can only be read from the domain they are set on and will not track any data while browsing through other sites.|
|__qca||The __qca cookie is associated with Quantcast. This anonymous data helps us to better understand users’ needs and customize the website accordingly.|
|_ga||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.|
|_ga_L972YSJBSC||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.|
|_gat_gtag_UA_117087288_6||Set by Google to distinguish users.|
|_gid||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.|
|A1S||This cookie is associated with Yahoo Search Analytics and is used for advertising purposes.|
|audience||The domain of this cookie is owned by Spotxchange. This cookie is used for targeting and advertising.|
|B||This Cookie is used by Yahoo to anonymously store data related to user’s visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. This data helps to customize website content to enhance user experience.|
|chkChromeAb67Sec||PubMatic sets this cookie for testing purposes on Google Chrome browsers with a version above 67.|
|CMID||The cookie is set by CasaleMedia. The cookie is used to collect information about the usage behavior for targeted advertising.|
|CMPRO||CMPRO cookie is set by CasaleMedia for anonymous user tracking, and for targeted advertising.|
|CMPS||CMPS cookie is set by CasaleMedia for anonymous user tracking based on user’s website visits, for displaying targeted ads.|
|CMST||The cookie is set by CasaleMedia. The cookie is used to collect information about the usage behavior for targeted advertising.|
|CONSENT||YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.|
|DSID||This cookie is set by DoubleClick to note the user’s specific user identity. It contains a hashed/encrypted unique ID.|
|ezCMPCCS||This is a necessary cookie for GDPR compliance which is used to determine whether the visitor has accepted the statistics category in the cookie consent banner.|
|ezds||The ezds cookie is set by the provider Ezoic, and is used for storing the pixel size of the user’s browser, to personalize user experience and ensure content fits.|
|ezepvv||This cookie is set by the provider Ezoic to track what pages the user has viewed.|
|ezoab_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to split test different features and functionality.|
|ezoadgid_#||Records an id that to your age and gender category. For example, id 923 might be for males between 20 and 30 years old.|
|ezohw||The ezohw cookie is set by the provider Ezoic, and is used for storing the pixel size of the user’s browser, to personalize user experience and ensure content fits.|
|ezopvc_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to store the number of pages that you have viewed on this site in this session.|
|ezoref_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to store the referring domain (the website you were at before you can to this website).|
|ezosuigeneris||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to uniquely identify you across different websites on the internet so your experience can be customized.|
|ezouspva||The ezouspva cookie is set by the provider Ezoic and is used to track the number of pages a user has visited all time.|
|ezouspvh||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to track how many pages a user has visited since their last visit.|
|ezouspvv||The ezouspvv cookie is set by the provider Ezoic and is used to track the number of pages a user has visited all time.|
|ezovid_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to uniquely identify a visit by you to this website. Used for analytics and personalization of your experience.|
|ezovuuid_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to uniquely identify a visit by you to this website. Used for analytics and personalization of your experience.|
|ezovuuidtime_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to record the time of your visit to this website so different visits can be differentiated from each other.|
|ezux_lpl_#||Used by the analytics and personalization company, Ezoic, to record the time that you loaded the last page on this website.|
|GUC||The GUC cookie is set by Yahoo for Yahoo conversion tracking.|
|guid2||This cookie is set by the provider Delta projects. This cookie is used to track the individual sessions on the website, which allows the website to compile statistical data from multiple visits. This generated data is used for creating leads for marketing purposes.|
|icu||This cookies is used to select ads and limit the number of a times a user sees a particular ad. The information stored in the cookies are how times an ad has been shown, how recently an ad has been shown, or how many total ads have been shown.|
|IDE||Google DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.|
|KADUSERCOOKIE||The cookie, set by PubMatic, registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device across websites that use the same ad network. The ID is used for targeted ads.|
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Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
FSNews does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13.