Privacy Notice

Shercock Credit Union is committed to respecting the privacy rights of all visitors to our public website. The following Privacy Notice (“Notice”) describes information practices and the choices you can make about the way your personal information is collected and utilised. This Notice does not apply to information we may collect and use offline or through other sources.

Scope and Consent

By visiting our Sites, you agree to accept the practices described in this Notice and consent to the collection, use, disclosure, and retention of the personal information you provide.

Information We Collect

Shercock Credit Union respects the privacy of visitors to our website and as such, you may browse our website without providing any personal information. Should you choose to contact us or communicate with one of our departments through our website, such as customer service, sales or technical services, you will be asked to provide certain personal information. Examples of the type of information that may be requested include your name and e-mail address.

Automatic Information Collected by Shercock Credit Union

Shercock Credit Union may collect anonymous information from visits to our sites through the use of “web beacons” or “cookies”. Web beacons are objects embedded in a web page allowing a party on the server side to identify whether a user has viewed a specific web page. We may use this data to analyse trends and statistics to improve your online experience or customer service. A cookie is a small file that the website places on your computer for future identification purposes. Through the use of cookies, we may also collect and analyse the IP address used to connect your computer to the internet; computer and connection information such as your browser type and version; operating system and platform; and purchase history web beacons and cookies do not contain or transmit any personally identifiable information from your computer to our website. Please note that if you provide personal information on our website, our systems may retroactively link your past activity on the site to the personal information provided.

Most browsers are programmed to accept cookies or other similar technologies to collect non-personal information. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, providing you the opportunity to accept or decline it. Declining a cookie, or similar technology, may affect your ability to use certain features on our services. You may stop accepting cookies from a particular website, or by changing your browser’s settings, which are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu. You may also visit AboutCookies.org for instructions, by browser type, regarding how to control your cookies’ settings within your browser.

Disclosure of Personal Information by Shercock Credit Union

Shercock Credit Union is the sole owner of the information collected on our Sites and will use the information internally for marketing and administration purposes, in the fulfillment of our service commitment to you, as legally required under the law, and for any other purpose for which you submitted personal information to us. Shercock Credit Union may share your information with affiliates, subsidiaries and related companies as necessary to fulfill transactions that you initiate, or as otherwise described in this Notice. We will never sell or share your personal information with any unrelated third party except as described in this Notice.

Law Enforcement and Protection of Users

Shercock Credit Union will release personally identifiable information to third parties and organisations when we believe it is appropriate for us to do so to comply with the law. We will also do so to cooperate with law enforcement investigations, comply with court orders or subpoenas, and protect our legal rights and the legal rights of our users, or when we believe it is needed for fraud protection and/or credit risk reduction.

Links to Third Party Sites

Shercock Credit Union Sites contain certain links to third party sites, such as partners and news organizations. Shercock Credit Union is not responsible or liable for the privacy practices or content found on these sites. We suggest that you check the privacy notice of each site you visit.

Security

Shercock Credit Union takes precautions, including administrative, technical and physical measures to safeguard your personal information against theft, loss and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.  Your personal information is safely stored behind our firewall.

Opt-Out

Shercock Credit Union gives you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving marketing communications from us. If you no longer wish to receive communications from us you may opt-out by emailing shercockcreditunion@gmail.com from the email address that you no longer want to receive these communications at or by clicking on the Unsubscribe button at the bottom of these communications.

Changes to this Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice may change from time to time and the use of information which we gather now is subject to this Notice as modified. Please check this page periodically as you continue to use our website to see if any changes have been made. If you visit our website your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice.

Privacy Questions

If you have questions or concerns about Shercock Credit Union’s Privacy Policy or data processing, please do not hesitate to contact us at shercockcreditunion@gmail.com.