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Terms of Use 2022

Please read attentively and then agree to the Terms of Use before using and accessing the Foreigners in Finland Website. You may not access or use our site if you do not wish to agree in our terms of use and our privacy policy.


This site is co-owned and made available by Finnas Palvelut Oy and Foreigners in Media Association. The Terms of Use form part of an agreement between you, the end-user, and ourselves,” Foreigners in Finland,” and sets out the conditions under which you may access the information, products, services, and advertisements throughout our website.


Terms of Use


Foreigners in Finland's website and its collaborators reserve the right to alter these Terms from time to time.  The modifications will apply to everyone who has access to the site once the revised Terms are posted on the website. You must check the website to review the current terms.


We do not moderate, monitor, or edit contributions to the community forums, reader comments, or blogs, but we may interfere and act as required as we deem fit. Please contact us if you think that the content on our site deserves attention.


Materials and Content


Foreigners in Finland's website may contain copyrighted material, the use of which may not have been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. The site is helping migrate foreign people to Finnish society by spreading local news and events that are also published originally by local Finnish Newspapers and media. If you are interested in using copyrighted materials from the Foreigners in Finland website, you must obtain permission directly from the copyright owner.


Warranties and Liabilities


The materials and information on the Foreigners in Finland-website is for general use and purposes only. We aim to make reliable, accurate, and up-to-date content. Foreigners in Finland's website and its collaborators will make no representations or warranties that the information given is complete, accurate, reliable, suitable, or available. Foreigners in Finland's website and its collaborators will accept no liability for any direct or indirect damage of any kind. Reliance on the materials and information will be strictly at your own risk.


Foreigners in Finland's website and its collaborators publish statements and conceptions communicated in articles and announcements as the perceptions of the authors and writers. The content does not necessarily follow the views of the webmaster, the internet provider, or the employees and directors of Foreigners in Finland, Finnas Palvelut Oy, and stakeholders. Foreigners in Finland's website and collaborators are not liable or responsible for the direct and indirect damage of the content and the views of the author. 


Users of the Foreigners in Finland website are recommended to obtain separate information and independent research before using information acquired via the Foreigners in Finland website. The information published on Foreigners in Finland's website will regularly be updated and modified. We serve the right to make immediate changes without further notice or offering pre-warning to our users.


The users of the Foreigners in Finland website will find links to other websites. We advise users to read the privacy policy, disclaimer, copyright notice, and general Terms of Use for any site you visit via our links. Foreigners in Finland's website and collaborators will not be held responsible for these websites nor liable for the treatment of your data.


Foreigners in Finland's website and collaborators do not guarantee that the Site will be available in its current format or domain name. We will try our best to secure that the site, system, and software will be free from viruses, defects, bugs, and other errors. However, before obtaining any material from our website, we recommend you check and run your virus inspections as an extra precaution. We will not give notice or be liable if this site is inaccessible at any time or suspended temporarily due to technical reasons or for reasons over which we have no control. 


Users' responsibilities and Obligations


You are legally responsible for the material you post or submit on our website, and such actions intend to make them available to the public. The content may include, without limitation, words, artwork, pictures (still or moving), and sound. You give us free of charge the non-exclusive, sub-licensable right to edit, modify, copy, translate, duplicate, publish, distribute and make available to the public or otherwise use and re-use material contributed by you on our website and its community forums, digital channels and associated publications and in any other current or later developed media channels worldwide for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution, and you waive any moral rights in your contribution for these purposes.


The materials you post and publish are your original work, and it does not infringe on any rights considered illegal in the Laws of Finland you have obtained the necessary permissions of confidentiality, privacy and copyright, and intellectual properties at your disposal.


You may read and contribute to the site and its communities, comments, and blogs for your own private and SME business purposes ( business registered in Finland), but we prohibit advertising and commercial exploitation such as junk mail, spam, chain letter, and pyramid schemes.


You will ask permission and accredit the author and Foreigners in Finland before you use the material from the website, digital channels, and publications unless you reproduce reasonable extracts of any contribution to the site and its community, comments, and blogs.


We will take action and inform third parties, including the police, if you misuse this site with offensive and disruptive content. 


Data Protection


We will use your personal and business details to administer this site. We will send direct marketing and other promotional material from selected third parties or us. You can suggest that you do not wish to receive such material by editing your subscription preferences.


Advertising and Affiliates


Foreigners in Finland's sites may contain third-party advertisements and links to third-party sites. We do not make a representation of the accuracy and suitability of the information contained in those advertisements or sites, and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for the conduct or content of the advertisements and sites and the offerings made by third parties.


Foreigners in Finland sites contain affiliate links to products and services. We may receive compensation for purchases made through these links. However, this does not impact our reviews and comparisons. We try our best to keep things fair and balanced to help make the best choice for our readers. We will provide a disclosure statement whenever we post an article with affiliate links. 


7. Jurisdiction


The Parties shall work to resolve any disputes which may arise out of this Agreement through negotiation. The laws of Finland shall govern these Terms, and any disputes will be submitted to and resolved by the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Finland.


If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable by the court in Finland, then, to the extent to which that term is illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms, and the remaining terms shall remain in full force and effect.

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