FGS Privacy Policy

The Federation of Genealogical Societies ("FGS") respects your privacy. Any personal information you provide to us including and similar to your name, address, telephone number and email address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of FGS. 
  • Credit Card Details: FGS will only ask for credit card details when purchasing an item on the FGS website or when registering for an FGS event or conference. Credit card information is never stored on the FGS website. FGS will never ask you to enter credit card details as a means of verifying your identity or to log in.
  • External Sites: FGS is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites to which the FGS website may link. You are advised to read the privacy policy of external sites before disclosing any personal information.
  • Cookies: A "cookie" is a small data text file that is placed in your browser and allows a website to recognize you each time you visit. FGS does not use cookies on the FGS website.
  • Remember The Risks Whenever You Use The Internet: While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to FGS and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition, other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through FGS have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.