Privacy and Site Use Policy

The FWS Retirees Association is committed to preserving your privacy and safeguarding your information online. We do not sell, trade, or barter names, e-mail addresses, or other personal data that we collect on our website.

The following describes the general information-gathering and usage practices of our website.

IP Address Use:
As with most web sites, our server logs all traffic by the IP address of each user. This IP address information is used by our technical support staff for server administration and broad demographic reporting.

Our site uses a cookie to keep track of temporary information during your visit to our website. Cookies are identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide personalization features. The “help” portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable cookies altogether.

Personal Information:
When you join the FWS Retirees Association, we request your contact information (name, address, phone number, and email address are required; all other information is optional). We maintain this information in our database of members so that we can send you electronic and written materials such as newsletters. Members may also receive renewal reminders and other notices. If you do not want to receive these materials from us, you can email

Personal Information:
We use the PayPal service to provide safe, secure and private online transactions.