Effective Date 11/01/17.
PREMIER Bankcard, LLC. [hereinafter referred to as "our", "us", or "we"] is committed to advising you of the
right to your privacy, and strives to provide a safe and secure user experience. This Privacy Statement describes how
we collect, use and share information obtained by and through our website. By accessing and using our website, you
explicitly accept, without limitation or qualification, the collection, storage, use and transfer of information about
you in the manner described in this Privacy Statement. Please read this Privacy Statement carefully, as it affects your
rights and liabilities under the law. If you disagree with the way we collect and process personal information, please
do not use this website.
Scope of Privacy Statement.
This Privacy Statement applies to this website. It regulates the processing of information relating to you and
grants both of us various rights with respect to your personal information. It describes what type of information we
collect, how we use that information, and to whom we can provide that information. It also informs you of how to notify
us to stop using your information. We are located in the State of South Dakota, United States of America. You may be
located in a state or country that has laws which are more restrictive about the collection and use of your personal
information. However, by using our website, you agree to waive the more restrictive laws and be governed by the laws
of South Dakota and the United States of America.
Information We Collect.
We collect general types of information about you when you visit and use our website,
including personal information, demographic information, and behavioral information.
Personal information is information that can be used to identify you. This is information which
you are prompted to provide to us during the registration process or in customer service communications.
This collection includes, but is not limited to, your name, address, telephone number(s), Social Security
number and email address, credit card number(s) or bank account(s). We also obtain your credit report.
Demographic information is information that may or may not be unique to you in the sense that it refers to selected
population characteristics. Such information includes your ZIP code, telephone number(s) (including mobile phone type,
number(s) and carriers), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, industry of
employment, personal and online interests.
Behavioral information is information pertaining to how you use our website, the areas of our website that you visit,
what services you access, and information about your computer hardware and software, including your IP address,
geographic location, browser preference, operating system type, domain names, times that you access the internet,
and other websites you have visited.
Third party information is information about you that we acquire from a third party which may include personal,
demographic, or behavioral information. This information may be combined with the information that we collect
from our website.
No Information Collected from Children.
You must be 18 years of
age to use our website. As such, we will never knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under
the age of 13. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected Personal Information about a child under
the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from our database.
No sensitive health information is collected.
We do not collect
information about past, present or potential future medical conditions or treatments.
Credit Card Information and Bank Account Information.
credit card number(s), bank account and related information, when you request a product or service on our
website. When the credit card or bank account information is submitted to us, such information is encrypted
and is protected with SSL encryption software. We will use the credit card or bank account information for
the purpose of processing and completing the transaction you requested. Such information will be disclosed
to third parties as necessary to complete the requested purchase transaction. This information is removed
from the server within 24 hours of your request.
"Cookies" are a feature in your browser software. If enabled,
cookies store small amounts of data on your computer about actions you take on the pages of our website. Cookies
assist us in tracking which of our features you visit most often, and what content you viewed on past visits.
When you visit this website again, cookies allow us to customize our content according to your preferences.
generally pertaining to our website, and deliver specific content to you based on your past viewing history.
We use "session" cookies which are not permanently
stored on your hard drive. Session cookies usually expire after inactivity or when you close your browser.
Session cookies allow us to keep track of this data until you have completed your search or registration.
You have the ability to accept, decline
or remove cookies, at any time, by modifying your browser settings. Please see the "help" section of your
browser or read more about cookies at http://cookiecentral.com. opens in a new window
We use electronic images known as Web beacons
(sometimes called single-pixel gifs, clear gifs or action tags) which allow us to collect information
about your visit to our website, measure and improve the effectiveness of advertisements and track
delivery of advertising. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie
number, time and date of page view, as well as a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.
Disabling Web Beacons.
Because Web beacons are the same as any other content request, you
cannot opt out or refuse them. However, they can be rendered ineffective by either opting out of cookies
or changing the cookie setup in your browser.
How We Use Information Collected.
Providing Services and Products.
We use the information we gather on our website to provide
you with the services and or products you have requested. This may include passing your information on
to a third party to provide such services or products. Although our contractual arrangement limits how
this party can use your information, we do not control the privacy practices of third parties. If you
have any questions or wish to remove your information from the third party databases, you will need to
contact that party directly.
Customer Support Services.
We will use the information to confirm your registration and
complete transactions requested by you or verify information you have provided to us to assist you
with any support services you request.
Improving Our Website.
We use the information we gather to respond to any inquires you
make, operate and improve the functionality of our website, and deliver the products and services
advertised on our website. Our services include the display of personalized products, content, and
advertising, relating to your experience and interests.
We will use the information to contact you when we have special
offers or promotions.
Legitimate Business Purposes.
We may use the information we gather on our website
for any other legitimate business purpose, as permitted by law. We may also use the information
for any other purpose for which we receive your specific consent.
Disclosure of Information to Others.
We do not disclose your credit report, social security number, credit card or banking
information to third parties not assisting us with supplying your request for products or
services without your authorization. However, we disclose your other personal, demographic
and behavioral information to third parties 30 days after registration throughout the world:
Product and Service Delivery.
We share your information with third parties who
help us in the delivery of the products and services you have requested.
We share your information with companies and individuals
we employ to perform technical functions on our behalf. Examples include third parties who
host our website, analyze our data, provide marketing assistance, process credit card payments,
and provide customer service.
Third Party Products and Services.
We share your information with third parties
who will provide you with their opportunities, products or services. This includes your personal
demographic and behavioral information so they may determine whether you might be interested in
their products or services.
We share aggregated anonymous information about you, combined
with other persons using our website with third parties, so that they can understand the kinds of
visitors that come to our website, and how those visitors use our website. This includes demographic
information and behavioral information.
We disclose your information if legally required to do so, or at our
discretion, pursuant to a request from a governmental entity, or if we believe in good faith that
such action is necessary to (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b)
protect our rights or property, or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national
security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
Acquisition or Merger.
We may disclose and transfer your information to a third party
who acquires any or all of our business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation
or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In the event we become the subject of an
insolvency proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our liquidator, administrator, receiver
or administrative receiver may sell, license or otherwise dispose of, such information in a transaction
approved by the court.
We may share information within our corporate family, such as with
subsidiaries, joint ventures, or affiliates, to the extent permitted by law.
We may disclose your information to any other third party with your consent.
Use of Your Information for Email Marketing.
Email and Unsubscribe Privacy Statement.
We may share your information with third parties
for promotional offers by email beginning 30 days after you have registered. These offers may be our
services and products or those of third parties. If you wish to end your email subscription from a
particular list, please use the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the commercial email. If you wish
to unsubscribe from all of our commercial email lists, please send us an email at REMOVAL@premierbankcard.com.
Third Party Email Messages.
You may receive certain commercial email messages sent by third parties
for products and services which may be of interest to you. In such case, a third party’s name will appear in the
"from," and the email will have a method at the bottom of the email to unsubscribe from that party. We are not
responsible for third party emails sent to you.
If the email address you provide to us is a wireless email address, you agree to
receive commercial messages at such address from us, our vendors or advertisers (unless and until you have elected
not to receive such commercial messages by following the instructions in the unsubscribe portion of this Privacy
Statement). You understand that your wireless carrier's standard rates apply to these messages. You represent
that you are the owner, or authorized user of the wireless device on which messages will be received, and you are
authorized to approve the applicable charges.
We endeavor to safeguard and protect your information. When you submit information on our website, such information
is protected both online and offline. We have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and
alteration of personal information under our control. The servers in which we store your information are kept in a
secure physical environment. The servers have industry standard firewalls. Access to such servers is password protected
and access by our employees is limited. Currently, we use Secure Socket Layer software ("SSL") to protect data and to
secure any transactions. SSL encrypts information including credit card number(s), and names and addresses, as they are
transmitted over the Internet. Please be advised that, although we take commercially reasonable technological precautions
to protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure; therefore, we cannot and
do not warrant that your information will be absolutely secure. Any transmission of data at or through our website is at
your own risk. However, access to your information is strictly limited and not accessible to the public.
Changes to Privacy Statement.
We reserve the right to make material changes to the substance of this Privacy Statement. We will post those changes
through a prominent notice on the website, so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use
that information, and to whom we will disclose it. Your continued use of the website after we post any changes to the
Privacy Statement constitutes your consent to the updated Privacy Statement.
Changes to Your Personal Information.
If you have completed an application, you may contact us to make changes to the personal information we collect.
This includes, but is not limited to, your name, address, telephone number(s), and email address, credit card number(s)
or bank account(s). You may contact us at 1-800-987-5521, or by mail at First PREMIER Bank, PO Box 5524, Sioux Falls, SD
57117-5524. If you have established an account with First PREMIER Bank, and have enrolled your account at mypremiercreditcard.com opens in a new window,
you may update certain personal information by logging into your account and selecting "UPDATE PROFILE."
"Do Not Track" Signals or Other Mechanisms.
We do not respond to such signals or other mechanisms.
Contact US With Any Questions.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or requests you have regarding our services or this Privacy
Statement. We can be reached as follows:
3820 North Louise Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
By phone at 1-800-987-5521
Or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org