Privacy Policy

Updated January 1, 2016


Viking Magazine Service, Inc. (“Viking” and/or the “Company”) has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. This privacy statement discloses the information collection and disclosure practices for this Website, including your options to control what communications you receive from us and our marketing partners and third parties. By accessing this Website, you expressly consent to the collection and use of information as described herein. We reserve the right to revise this Privacy Policy at any time simply by posting such revision, so we encourage you to review it periodically. We will include the date this Privacy Policy was last updated at the top of this document.

User Agreement

This Website is NOT intended for use by individuals under the age of eighteen (18) or those who are not legal residents of the United States. By using our website or submitting information to us, you expressly consent to our use and sharing of information collected or submitted as described in this Privacy Policy. If you are not eighteen (18) years of age or older and a valid resident of the United States or you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, do NOT provide us with any information or use any of the products or services offered or provided on this Website or through our technology.

Collection of Information

Viking provides its Users with interactive features and the ability to subscribe to certain products, programs, and services online. While you may use many of the features of the Website without providing any personal information, we may at times ask you to provide us with the following personal information so that we can perform the service that you request.

We may request, collect and combine personally identifiable information (“PII”) and non-personally identifiable information (“Non-PII”) through various interactive features found on the Website. Please note, PII is data collected with an intention to specifically identify, contact, or locate a person, and such PII information may include, but not be limited to, a User’s name, address, telephone number, email address, fax number, credit card information, and birth date. Alternatively, Non-PII information is data that is not used to specifically identify, contact or locate an individual, including gender, age, and information about your interests in and use of various products, programs, and services.

We will never collect PII from you without your knowledge or consent, and you may always choose not to provide us with this information. Please note, however, that your access to certain features of the Website may be limited if you choose not to provide us with requested information.

Use of Information

We may use the collected PII and Non-PII for any legally permissible purpose in our sole discretion, including but not limited to the following:

From time to time, we may use the PII and Non-PII provided by our Users to send them information regarding Viking features and subscriptions. We may use the information provided by you, via any and all mediums for which contact information is provided, to contact you about your account or to notify you in the event that you win one of our contests or sweepstakes. We may also contact you to offer you other products, programs, or services that that may interest you. Please be advised, you will always have the choice to opt out of receiving these offers, products, and information by contacting us at:

Viking Magazine Service, Inc.
Attention: Customer Relations

P.O. Box 201059
Bloomington, MN 55420

We may use unique identifiers commonly called “cookies” to identify users and customize their experience on this Website based on information they give us. Cookies are small pieces of information or files that are stored on a user’s computer by the Web server through a user’s browser for record keeping purposes. A cookie itself is not designed or intended to read any information from a user’s computer (other than the contents of the cookie); rather, it is an identifier used by the Website that originally placed it on User’s hard drive. The actual contents of the cookie information can be retrieved by the same website’s web server in order to personalize, monitor, or regulate the use of the website.

Sharing of Information

We may share the collected PII and Non-PII for any legally permissible purpose in our sole discretion, including but not limited to the following:

We may share information we collect within the Company, and with other companies affiliated with this Website, for use of their respective advertising and marketing programs.

We may share your information with law enforcement officials or governmental agencies when compelled by a court order or subpoena to do so.

Should the Company choose to sell or transfer business assets, it is possible that the information we possess may be transferred as a part of that transaction. The Company may decide to retain a copy of the information post-sale or transfer.


We take the protection of your personal information seriously. Our databases are stored in a secure location and your information is guarded by firewalls and other technology. Although we take appropriate precautions to ensure the security of your information, we cannot assure you that the personal information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy.


We reserve the right to deny access to this Website to anyone at anytime. This Agreement shall be deemed to include all other notices, policies, disclaimers, and other terms contained in this Website; provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between such other terms and the terms of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall control. User acknowledges that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between the User and the Company as a result of this Agreement or use of this Website. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the User and Company with respect to this Website and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, written, or oral, between User and Viking with respect to this Website. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in a judicial or administrative proceeding based upon or relating to this Agreement. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Applicable Law and Venue

This Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota. User agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Privacy Policy can be filed only in state or federal court located the Minnesota and User hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts over any suit, action or proceeding arising out of this Privacy Policy.

Contact Us

This Website is owned and operated by Viking Magazine Service, Inc.. If you have any questions concerning this policy or the content and material on our website, or if you would like to update or delete personal information previously provided, opt out of receiving communications from us, and/or report problems, please contact us at:

Viking Magazine Service, Inc.
Attention: Customer Relations

P.O. Box 201059
Bloomington, MN 55420

Incorporation of Terms and Conditions

The Viking Terms and Conditions are hereby incorporated by reference into this Privacy Policy.