Your Privacy is SESLOC's Priority
Since 1942, trust has been the cornerstone of our relationship with our members. From the beginning, we have worked diligently to safeguard members’ privacy and maintain the confidentiality of each member’s financial records, consistent with state and federal laws. The following explains our policies regarding the use and protection of information about our members.
Facts about SESLOC and your personal information
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.
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
- Account balances and payment history
- Credit history and credit score
When you are no longer our member, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
All financial companies need to share customers'/members' personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers'/members' personal information; the reasons SESLOC FCU chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information
|Reason||Does SESLOC FCU share?||Can you limit this sharing?|
|For our everyday business purposes – such as to process your transactions, maintain your accounts(s), respond to court orders and legal investigation, or to 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||No||N/A|
|For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - information about your transactions and experiences||No||N/A|
|For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - information about your credit worthiness||No||N/A|
|For non affiliates to market to you||No||N/A|
FACT Act Notice: We may report information about your account to credit bureaus. Late payments, missed payments or other defaults on your account may be reflected on your credit report
Questions? Call (805) 543-1816.
How does SESLOC FCU protect my personal information?
To protect your 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.
We limit access to your information to employees who have a business reason to know. A Privacy Coordinator monitors compliance.
How does SESLOC FCU collect my personal information?
We collect your personal information, for example, when you
- Open an account or deposit money
- Pay your bills or apply for a loan
- Use you credit or debit card
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
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing. SESLOC has no affiliates, so no information is shared.
Affiliates - Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
Non affiliates - Companies not related by common ownership or control They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
Joint Marketing - A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
Other Important Information
When you browse our public web site at www.sesloc.org, you do so anonymously. We do not gather user-specific information. We use browser cookies to track user sessions in order to evaluate web site effectiveness and facilitate the use of our site. Session cookies expire 20 minutes from the last time you visit the site or when you close your browser.
When you log on to our secure Onlne Banking site and register your computer, a cookie is used for authentication purposes and remains until you unregister your computer.
Caution: When you open an email link from our web site, information you send us is not encrypted nor secure