Privacy Policy


Revised April 2012

FACTS WHAT DOES SECURITY FIRST BANK DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
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
  • - Account balances and payment history
  • - Credit history and credit scores
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 Security First Bank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information Does Security First 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 No We don't share
For joint marketing with other financial companies No We don't share
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 you No We don't share
For nonaffiliates to market to you No We don't share
Questions? Call (559) 225-1700
Who we are
Who is providing this notice? Security First Bank
What We Do
How does Security First 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 Security First Bank collect my personal information? We collect your personal information, for example, when you
  • - Open an account or deposit money show your government-issued ID
  • - Pay your bills or apply for a loan
  • - Use your credit or debit card
We also collect your personal information from other companies such as credit bureaus 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. [See below for more on your rights under state law.]
Definitions
Affiliates Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
  • - Security First Bank has no affiliates.
Nonaffiliates Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
  • - Security First 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.
  • - Security First Bank has no joint marketing partners.
Other important Information

We do not share personal information with non-affiliates, either for them to market to you or for joint marketing without your authorization. We only share your information with non-affiliates for our everyday business purposes or to offer our products and services to you as allowed by California law.