Rev Nov 2013

FACTS

WHAT DOES METABANK® 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 account balances,

■ Payment history and account transactions and

■ Transaction history

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 consumers’ personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their consumers’ personal information; the reasons MetaBank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

 

 

Reasons we can share your personal information

Does MetaBank 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

Yes

No

For joint marketing with other financial companies

Yes

No

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes —  information about your transactions and experiences

No

We do not share

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes —  information about your creditworthiness

No

We do not share

For our affiliates to market to you

No

We do not share

For nonaffiliates to market to you

Yes

Yes

 

 

 

 

To Limit Our

Sharing

Call 1-866-546-7998 - our menu will prompt you through your choices.
Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.

 

Questions?

Call 1-866-546-7998 or go to my.accountnow.com/privacypolicy/

 

 


 

 

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Who we are

Who is providing this notice?

This privacy policy is provided by MetaBank and applies to MetaBank card products and related products and services.

What we do

How does MetaBank 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 MetaBank collect my personal information?

  We collect  your personal information, for example, when you

■ Register your card or pay a bill

■ Make a purchase or other transaction

■ Provide us your name or other information

 

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.

■ MetaBank has no affiliates with which it shares your personal information.

Nonaffiliates

Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

■ MetaBank does share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you. You may opt out of this sharing.

Joint marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

■ We may partner with nonaffiliated financial companies to jointly market financial products or services to you.

 

 

Other Important Information

 

If you are a resident of California or Vermont, we will not share with nonaffiliates except for our own marketing purposes, our everyday business purposes, or with your consent. Nevada residents: We are providing this notice pursuant to Nevada law.