NOTICE OF PRIVACY PROCEDURES FOR CREDIT UNION MEMBERS
The following privacy principles were established to maintain the security, integrity, and confidentiality of your personal and financial information.
The type of information we collect we routinely collect and retain the informa¬tion we obtain from your account applications, transaction history (for deposits, loans. etc.) and from consumer reports. This information helps us:
• To establish and administer your accounts.
(Example: We ask for personally identify¬ing information to protect your accounts from fraud.)
• To satisfy certain regulatory requirements.
(Example: When you open an account that pays interest, we are required by the Internal Revenue Service to obtain your social security number.)
• Better understand you so that we may provide you with additional or improved products and services.
(Example: We require information concerning your credit history and your assets to determine if you qualify for loan approval)
We do not share the nonpublic personal information of our current or previous members and nonmembers customers with affiliates or nonaffiliated third parties except as permitted or required by law.
HOW IS THAT INFORMATION PROTECTED?
Access to your personally identifiable financial information is limited to employees with a specific business reason for utilizing the data. Our employees are educated about the importance of maintaining confidentiality and member privacy. If necessary we take appropriate disciplinary steps to enforce our employees’ responsibility to protect your personal information.
In order to prevent unauthorized access to your information, we maintain security standards and procedures that conform to industry practices. These security standards and procedures are routinely tested to verify the integrity of our systems.
This notice meets the notification requirements of the National Credit Union Administration regulation on privacy of consumer information, Part 716, Credit union members and the public may receive copies of this notice of privacy by contacting the credit union.
If you have inquiries regarding your account, please contact us at:
WEST JEFFERSON FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
1111 MEDICAL CENTER BLVD., SUITE N118
MARRERO, LA 70072
BUSINESS DAYS: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Holidays are not included.
We are also closed on all Federal holidays.
PHONE: (504) 349-1350