FP Subscriber FAQ

The FP Subscriber FAQ is your one-stop resource for any issues you may have at ForeignPolicy.com.

If you can’t find the answer to your question below, you can contact customer service at 800-535-6343. If you’re an international customer, please call 845-267-3050. You can also email us at FP@cambeywest.com or fill out the customer service form by following this link: http://atfp.co/ALLACCESSCUSTOMER.


How do I subscribe to Foreign Policy?

Visit https://foreignpolicy.com/subscribe/. If you prefer to speak to someone, please call 800-535-6343 (domestic) or 845-267-3050 (international).


What does a Basic subscription include and how much does it cost?

At a cost of $8.99 per month or $99 per year, FP Basic subscribers gain:

  • Unlimited access to ForeignPolicy.com
  • Four FP newsletters:
    • Editors’ Picks – FP’s daily rundown of the five must-read stories on ForeignPolicy.com.
    • Flash Points – A collection of FP’s most popular articles. Delivered Wednesday and Friday mornings.
    • Security Brief – FP’s national security news brief featuring exclusive reporting and analysis. Delivered weekly on Monday mornings.
    • Morning Brief – FP’s daily digest of top global news from Foreign Policy and around the web. Delivered Monday through Friday mornings.
  • Custom alerts
  • Digital access to FP’s print edition

What does a Premium subscription include and how much does it cost?

At a cost of $14.99 per month or $149 per year, FP Premium subscribers gain:

  • Unlimited access to ForeignPolicy.com., including Foreign Policy’s full digital archive
  • Every one of Foreign Policy’s four print issues delivered to their doorstep, along with the digital edition of each issue (Note: international subscribers who wish to receive print copies of the magazine will incur an additional annual fee of $12 for shipping and handling)
  • Four FP newsletters:
    • Editors’ Picks – FP’s daily rundown of the five must-read stories on ForeignPolicy.com.
    • Flash Points – A collection of FP’s most popular articles. Delivered Wednesday and Friday mornings.
    • Security Brief – FP’s national security news brief featuring exclusive reporting and analysis. Delivered weekly on Monday mornings.
    • Morning Brief – FP’s daily digest of top global news from Foreign Policy and around the web. Delivered Monday through Friday mornings.
  • Custom alerts
  • Invitations to subscriber-only events, offers, and content
  • Exclusive discounts on FP’s signature events
  • FP Analytics special reports

I’m a current print subscriber, how do I register as an FP Premium subscriber?

If you’re an existing print subscriber and are registered at ForeignPolicy.com, we have attempted to match your email address. Simply login to get access to our new online subscription.

If we have not been able to match your email address, enter your account number, which can be found on the mailing label of your magazine, or requested at http://atfp.co/ALLACCESSCUSTOMER. Once validated, you will have full access to ForeignPolicy.com.


How many articles can I view per month if I’m a registered user and not a subscriber?

If you are a registered user, but not a subscriber, you can view up to 3 complimentary articles per month.


How many articles can I view per month if I’m not a registered user?

In order to view articles on ForeignPolicy.com, you must be a registered user. Simply sign up for an account by using your email address.


I’m a registered user and I only want to subscribe to the digital edition – so I don’t want to receive the hard copy. Can I pay less for a digital-only subscription?

Yes. A Basic subscription includes digital-only access to ForeignPolicy.com.


I just subscribed, and I am still having issues accessing more than 3 articles on ForeignPolicy.com

A majority of issues can be addressed using one of these troubleshooting solutions.

  • Make sure that you are logged into ForeignPolicy.com.
  • Make sure that your registration e-mail matches the subscription e-mail you entered.
  • Try logging out, clearing your browser’s history and cookies from ForeignPolicy.com, and logging back in.
  • If none of these solutions work, contact customer service (see contact information at the top of this page).

I’m a subscriber or registered user and I can’t figure out what my password is. How do I request or change my password?

If you’ve forgotten your password, click the Register/SignIn menu item at the top right of ForeignPolicy.com. This will open the registration screen. From there, enter in your email address and click the next button. Underneath the password bar is a link that states “Forgot password?” Click that link to be taken to FP’s password reset page. After inserting your email address and hitting “submit your request,” an email will be sent to your inbox. This request may take up to 5 minutes to process. Once the email comes through, you will have one hour to reset your password before the link expires.


How do I update my newsletter settings?

Once you are logged in, navigate to “Manage” in the top right corner and select “Edit My Profile”. From there, you can edit your newsletter settings.


Do you offer education discounts to students?

Yes. Students can receive a 50%-off discount to their ForeignPolicy.com accounts. In order to receive the student subscription discount, you must have a valid .edu email address. To lock in your student rate, please contact customer service at 800-535-6343.


What is your payment and refund policy?

Foreign Policy will automatically renew and charge a Customer’s account as follows:

  • Once per month for a Monthly Subscription
  • Once per year for an Annual Subscription

The renewal charge will be made at the prevailing rate or if subscribed under a special promotion, the promotional price. Should a customer wish to cancel, a customer can contact customer service at 800-535-6343. With respect to the cancellation of a Monthly Subscription, the Customer will not receive any refund, but he/she will continue to have access to ForeignPolicy.com for the remainder of the current month of subscription. With respect to the cancellation of an annual Subscription, the customer will receive a pro-rated refund for the remainder of the current subscription.


If I subscribe to Foreign Policy through Kindle, Zinio, Google Play, or another magazine viewing app, will I receive Basic benefits?

While our digital partners offer access to current issues of our magazine, the only way to receive Basic benefits is through Foreign Policy directly (via e-mail, web, by phone, or a subscription card). Please note that when you subscribe through Foreign Policy, we will automatically grant you access to the magazine on your mobile device.


Something went wrong when I tried to become a subscriber, but it isn’t covered here. Who do I email? Who do I call?

Contact customer service (see contact information at the top of this page).