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privacy of our customers. In order to be an effective intermediary we do need to collect certain contact and
financial information. We require the submission of certain information to ensure an effective match within
our network of financial professionals. We require consumers to provide us with their name, contact information,
financial information and specifics regarding their financial needs.
We are committed to using state of-the-art technology in order to protect the consumer’s personal and financial information. We do not require consumers to submit sensitive information such as driver’s license, social security, credit card or bank account numbers.
Consumers may provide additional information to financial professionals at their discretion. Once the consumer provides additional information to a financial company it is subject to those financial companies’ privacy policies. Consumers should read those policies to understand how those firms handle your information.
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Information Collection and Use
We will collect and use personal information about you to respond to your request for products and services offered through this website. We will also collect information in order to notify you about products, services, and other opportunities we think will be of interest to you. Although personal information we collect from you may be considered publicly available through government records or available through widely distributed media, we will treat all personal information submitted by you as nonpublic personal information. The information we collect may be from the following sources:
Information provided by you in connection with obtaining financial products or services such as mortgage loans (such as full name, physical address, email address, telephone number, desired loan amount, current mortgage balance, self-assessed property value, self-assessed credit rating, current interest rate, property type and the best time to call you).
Information you provide us when you register to receive communications from us (such as your email address).
Information you provide us through surveys, feedback, or other forms hosted on our website or the pages of a TexasBankingRates.com partner.
Information submitted on our site is shared with our trusted clients based on your request. If you no longer wish to be contacted by these third parties, please contact them directly.
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FEDERAL & STATE DO NOT CALL DISCLOSURE
We honor and respect the privacy of all consumers by insuring that an individual is not contacted if they are listed on the Federal or State Do Not Call list unless they complete our request form and ask to be contacted by our partners. The National Do Not Call Registry gives you a choice about whether to receive telemarketing calls at home. Most telemarketers should not call your number once it has been on the registry for 31 days. You can register your home or mobile phone for free. Your registration will be effective for five years. Please visit donotcall.gov for more information.
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