We use your information for the following purposes:
- any partners who have introduced you to us or who you have given us permission to share your information with;
- any person acting on your behalf;
In some instances your information may be transferred outside the European Union Area (EEA) or outside the United States of America.
We may need to use your information, in an anonymous format, to assist in servicing and maintaining our client data base. We may need to undertake tests using client data to ensure that our systems are able to cope with large amounts of data. Test systems are isolated from external networks to ensure that live systems are not compromised. In addition, to ensure data is not compromised, we carry out various risk assessments, and have implemented safeguards to ensure data security.
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: Passport number, Social Security number, account activity, and personal information like your address, phone number.
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 World First USA chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information:
|Information||Does WorldFirst USA 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
|For our marketing purposes
- to offer our products and services to you
|For joint marketing and other financial companies||No||N/A|
|For our affiliates' everyday business purposes
- information about your transactions and experiences
|For our affiliates' everyday business purposes
- information about your creditworthiness
|For our affiliates to market to you||Yes||Yes|
|For nonaffiliates to market to you||No||N/A|
For California Residents
We will not share information we collect about you with companies outside of our corporate family, except as permitted by law, including, for example, with your consent or to service your account. We will limit sharing among our companies to the extent required by California law.
For Vermont residents
We will not share information we collect about you with companies outside of our corporate family, except as permitted by law, including, for example with your consent or to service your account. We will not share information about your creditworthiness within our corporate family except with your authorization or consent, but we may share information about our transactions or experiences with you within our corporate family without your consent.
For Nevada residents
We may contact our existing customers by telephone to offer additional financial products that we believe may be of interest to you. You have the right to opt out of these calls. To opt out of these calls, or for more information about your opt out rights, please contact our customer service department. You are being provided this notice under Nevada state law. Nevada residents can contact the Nevada Attorney General for more information about your opt out rights by calling 702-486-3132, emailing [email protected], or by writing to: Office of the Attorney General, Nevada Department of Justice, Bureau of Consumer Protection 100 North Carson Street, Carson City, NV 89701-4717.
To limit our sharing
Call 877.866.8656 and speak with us directly.
Send us an email to [email protected]
We collect your personal information, for example, when you open an account, conduct a transaction, or contact us regarding your account. We may also collect your personal information from others such as credit bureaus, public records, or other companies.
Why can't I limit all sharing?
Federal law gives you the right to limit only
- sharing for affiliates' everyday busines 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
What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly?
Your choices will apply to everyone on your account - unless you tell us otherwise.
Affiliates Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
Nonaffiliates Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
The address we can be contacted at is:
World First USA Inc
211 E. 7th Street
Email: [email protected]