Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy & Security

Your privacy is very important to us. We only use the data you submit to provide you with the best FFTC Membership services and to make using the FFTC Members Area as user-friendly as possible.
We only store personal and non-personal data on SSL-secured web servers.

Disclosure to Third Parties
It is one of our company philosophies that we do not transfer your private information to any other third party in any commercial relationship.
To ensure all expected FFTC Membership services are provided, it may be necessary in some cases to involve a third party as a service provider (for example for newsletter processing or post mailings). First, we need the Website Hoster to give access to the FFTC Members Area. For the personalization process of your Member Card, we need a third party manufacturer and some lettershop service provider. If we transfer any single item of personal data to third parties for any services we provide to FTTC Members, the company involved must guarantee that it will handle all the data provided to it carefully. They are not permitted to make any copies or to transfer the data to another third party.
As a feature, the Websites of the lets you easily access some social-networking services directly from the website. Please note: if you post something you submit private information (for example your full name or e-mail address) directly to a public social network. In this way some third parties can collect your data. Please be careful when using this feature.

Non-personal data
We are also able to collect some non-personal data while the FFTC Members Area is used. This non-personal data is completely anonymous. In no event does it provide information on or allow access to any specific user. The FFTC needs no extra permission for any kind of use of this non-personal data. We collect this non-personal data to gather helpful information about the daily use of the website and the FFTC Members Area. This will help us to find out which features are loved and specific areas where we need to improve the Please take care of your private data. We handle it very carefully!

Google Analytics Addendum

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it:

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).


We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
This data collection is subject to the data protection regulations of Google (Google Inc.). For more information about Google's privacy policy, please visit:
By using the reCAPTCHA service, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.