Digital Financial Information Network
The Executive Desktop
Reference Center
DFIN Finance

The DFIN Privacy Policy

In the future, we may collect information from our subscribers using a voluntary registration process This information, may range from limited personal data such as age and address to facts about subscribers' computers, professions and investing habits.

Uses of Registration Information

Registration information may be used in several ways:

  • To provide advertisers with aggregate - never individual - information about our subscriber base and usage patterns

  • To give readers information that's useful for developing new features and services that meet subscriber needs

  • To allow us to potentially vary the advertising that subscribers view based on their personal information


We may contract with a market-research firm to conduct occasional online surveys. When you're within The Digital Financier, you may see a pop-up window offering you the optional opportunity of participating in a survey. If you do not wish to participate, simply click the "No" link and you will not see this window again. If you choose to participate, you'll be prompted to answer a series of online questions. Your responses are confidential and will be used for statistical analysis only; no information on an individual's preferences will be shared with any outside organization. In some cases, however, you may be offered a free gift for your participation. We will need your name and address, which will be used exclusively to fulfill your gift request.

Cookie Technology

We do not utilize cookies at this time.  Procedurally, our server may on occasion send a cookie but it will be deleted when you leave DFIN and it will not be used. 

Other Key Facts

We also do not sell or provide subscriber names to any outside organizations.  We do, however, send newsletter subscribers e-mail notifications of new site features and topic-based news alerts. Only those DFIN.COM members who have signed up for these announcements will receive them. Member/Subscribers may edit registration information or cancel a subscription at any time.

Index DFIN

Copyright 1996 - 2021
Please Read This Important Copyright Notice
Founded 1996 San Diego, California, USA