Privacy Statement

FACTS

WHAT DOES VALLEY GREEN BANK DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION? Rev. December 2010

Why?

Financial companies choose how they share your personal information.   Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing.  Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share and protect your personal information.
Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.

What?

The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us.  This information can include:
-Social Security number and Income
-Credit history and Overdraft history
-Asset and Employment information
When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.

How?

All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information to run their everyday business.  In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information; the reasons Valley Green Bank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

 

Reasons we share your personal information

Does Valley Green Bank share?

Can you limit this sharing?

For our everyday business purposes—
such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations, or report to credit bureaus

Yes

No

For our marketing purposes—
To offer our products and services to you

Yes

No

For joint marketing with other financial companies

Yes

No

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—
Information about your transactions and experiences

No

We don’t share

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—
Information about your creditworthiness

No

We don’t share

For our affiliates to market to you--

No

We don’t share

For nonaffiliates to market to you--

No

We don’t share

Questions?

Call toll-free 1-888-676-2265

 

What we do

How does Valley Green Bank protect my personal information?

To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with federal law.  These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.

How does Valley Green Bank collect my personal information?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you
-Open an account or apply for a loan
-Give us your income information or give us your employment history
-Give us your contact information
We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates, or other companies

Why can’t I limit all sharing?

Federal law gives you the right to limit only
-sharing for affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your creditworthiness
-affiliates from using your information to market to you
-sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.

Definitions

Affiliates

Companies related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
-Valley Green Bank has no affiliates.

Nonaffiliates

Companies not related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial and non-financial companies.  –Valley Green Bank does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.

Joint Marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
-Our joint marketing partner(s) include third party companies such as credit card companies that we may partner with from time to time.