Below, you will find details about GCP’s commitment to protecting your privacy, including the types of information we collect about you, how we use and share that information both within and outside the GCP family of companies, and how you can instruct us to limit certain types of information sharing.
Your Privacy Is Not for Sale
We do not and will not sell your personal information to anyone, for any reason, at any time.
How We Collect Information About You
We collect personal information about you in a number of ways.
We collect information from you when you open an account or enroll in one of our services. You will also be asked for information when you choose to participate in a GCP promotion. We may also collect information from consumer reporting agencies to verify your identity in the account-opening process or if you apply for a margin account. The information we collect may include your name, address, phone number, email address, Social Security number and date of birth, as well as details about your interests, investment, objectives and investment experience.
Once you have opened an account with us, we collect and maintain personal information about your account activity, including your transactions, balances, positions and history. This information allows us to administer your account and provide the services you have requested.
We may collect information about you from information services and consumer reporting agencies to verify your identity, employment or creditworthiness, or to better understand your financial needs.
When you visit our website, our computer may use devices known as “cookies” or other similar Web tools to enhance your Web experience. These tools enable us to recognize you when you return to our site, and to maintain your Web session while you browse throughout the site, as well as help us provide you with a better, more personalized experience. Cookies do not, standing alone, identify you as an individual by name or account number; they merely recognize your browser.
How We Share Information About You With GCP Affiliated Professionals
When appropriate, GCP may share information we collect about you amongst our affiliated professionals to:
You may instruct us not to share information about you with our affiliates for certain purposes, as explained under “How to Limit the Sharing of Information About You.”
How We Share Information About You Outside of Global Credit Partners.
We provide access to information about you to outside companies and other third parties in certain limited circumstances, including:
You may instruct us not to share information about you with outside companies for joint marketing purposes, as explained under “How to Limit the Sharing of Information About You.”
How to Limit the Sharing of Information About You
If you prefer, you may choose to limit the information we share about you with our affiliates and outside companies. Specifically, you may instruct us:
Your choice will be applied to you as an individual and will automatically be extended to all of your accounts with us, as well as any accounts you may have with any of our affiliates.
If you choose to limit these types of information sharing, we may continue to share information with our affiliates that identifies you (such as your name and Social Security number), as well as information about your transactions and experiences with us. In addition, our affiliates may continue to use information they receive from us to perform services on our behalf, to respond to communications from you, as you authorize or request, or, if you are their customer, to offer you products or services. We may also continue to share information about you with outside companies as permitted or required by law.
We will comply with state laws that apply to the disclosure or use of information about you. For example, if your address is in Vermont, we will automatically limit information sharing as described in “How to Limit the Sharing of Information About You” without your having to advise us of this privacy choice.
Safeguarding Your Information, Maintaining Your Trust
We take precautions to ensure the information we collect about you is protected and is accessed only by authorized individuals or organizations. Companies we use to provide support services are not allowed to use information about our clients for their own purposes and are contractually obligated to maintain strict confidentiality. We limit their use of information to the performance of the specific services we have requested.
We restrict access to personal information by our employees and agents. Our employees are trained about privacy and are required to safeguard personal information.
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect personal information.
Identity theft is a serious concern to all of us. Safeguarding information to help protect you from identity theft is our priority. GCP takes steps to protect you from identity theft by:
You can also help protect your identity and accounts. Here are a few steps to remember:
If you have been a victim of identity theft please contact us immediately.
Keeping You Informed – Our Commitment
We will provide you with advance notice of important changes to our information-sharing practices.
Contact Us with Questions
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (201) 669-3450.
GCPs Alliances and Promotions
GCP joins with another company to offer or provide products and services, both parties may cross-reference their databases to search for customers in common. This existing information may be used to help identify business alliance opportunities and to enhance the information already contained in the existing databases.
GCP on its own, or jointly with other organizations and Web sites, may offer contests, sweepstakes, and promotions. You may be asked to supply certain personal information to participate in these promotional events, which may then be used by the sponsoring parties for marketing purposes. Even if you have previously opted not to receive information or mailings about GCP, you may still receive information about GCP via these promotions if you choose to register for them. Rules and guidelines for each promotion will be clearly posted, as will notification about how the information gathered may be used. You may opt not to participate in these special promotions if you do not want to receive information about GCP or share your information with all sponsoring parties.
Correcting and Updating Your Information
The accuracy of your personal information is important to us. If you are a customer and have a concern about your personal or account information maintained at GCP, or want to correct, update, or confirm your information, please send us an email from the Contact Us section. Customers and others may also send an email to email@example.com or call us at (201) 669-3450 . We will be happy to review and update our records.
How GCP Protects Your Identity
Your privacy is our priority and GCP is committed to protecting you
Our most important asset is our relationship with you. We understand that you have entrusted us with your private financial information, and we do everything we can to maintain that trust.
How You Can Protect Your Identity and Accounts
Identity theft occurs when someone uses your personal information such as your name, Social Security number, credit card number or other identifying information, without your permission to commit fraud or other crimes.
Identity theft is a serious concern. Here are few steps to remember in order to protect your identity and accounts.
What To Do If You Are A Victim of Identity Theft
If you are a victim of identity theft, here are some recommended steps:
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