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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.
The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us. This information can include:
All financial companies need to share members’ personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their members’ personal information; the reasons Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Please note: If you are a new member, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our member, we continue to share your information as described in this notice. However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.
Call 888-322-2848 or email us.
Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union
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.
We collect your personal information, for example, when you:
We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates or other companies.
Federal law gives you the right to limit only:
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.
Your choices will apply to everyone on your account.
Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies.
Our affiliates include financial companies such as our corporate credit union and mortgage service provider.
Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies.
Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union does not share with non-affiliated companies.
A formal agreement between non-affiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union shares information with non-affiliated or non-financial companies for joint marketing purposes (for example, insurance companies and others).
When non-public information is collected though our website, e-services or any other form, we will use strong security procedures to keep this information confidential. We will not knowingly market or solicit data from children. Protecting children’s identities and privacy online is important and is the responsibility of both the online industry and the parents. We comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We may use a software "cookie” when accessing our online products. The "cookie” contains no secure information; it is used for tracking and bookmarking purposes only.
For precautions that you may take to protect your personal information and account, please see http://onguardonline.gov/Opens in New Window, review your monthly account statements thoroughly and report any suspicious activity to us immediately. Do not respond to emails requesting account numbers, passwords or PINs. Call the institution to verify the legitimacy of the email. Memorize PINs and refrain from writing PINs, Social Security numbers and debit or credit card numbers where they could be found. Shred documents containing any sensitive information before discarding, e.g. bank statements. Confirm that an Internet site is secure by checking that the URL (web address) begins with "https.” Review your credit report at least once every year to make sure all information is up to date. For a free copy of your credit report, contact www.annualcreditreport.comOpens in New Window or call 1-877-322-8228. If you think you have been a victim of identity theft or fraud, you may contact local law enforcement and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to report any incidents and to receive additional guidance on steps you can take to protect yourself. Contact the FTC at https://www.ftc.gov/idtheftOpens in New Window or 1-877-438-4338.