Texas Plains Federal Credit Union Privacy Notice

FACTS WHAT DOES TEXAS PLAINS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Why? Financial companies choose how they share your personal informaiton. 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? The type of personal information we collect and share depends on the product or service you have with us. This information can include:
  • Social Security number
  • Account balances
  • Payment history
  • Transaction history
  • Credit history
  • Checking account information
When you are no longer a member, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
How? All financial companies need to share members' personal informaiton to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their members' personal information; the reasons Texas Plains Federal Credit Union chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information. Does Texas Plains FCU 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 to 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 don't share
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes –
information about your creditworthiness.
No We don't share
For nonaffiliates to market you No We don't share
Questions? Call 806-373-6641

What We Do

How does Texas Plains Federal Credit Union 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.
We also maintain other physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect this information and we limit access to information to those employees for whom access is appropriate.

How does Texas Plains Federal Credit Union collect my personal information?
We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • Open an account
  • Apply for a loan
  • Give us your wage statement
  • Make a wire
  • Show your driver's license

We collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates, or other companies.

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 you
  • sharing for non affiliates to market you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.
See more below for more on your rights under state law.

Definitions

Affiliates: Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies. Texas Plains Federal has no affiliates.

Nonaffiliates: Companies not related by common bond ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies. Texas Plains Federal does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.?

Joint Marketing: A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products and services to you. Our joint marketing partners include Credit Card Companies, Debit Card Companies and Insurance Companies.

Other Important Information

For Alaska, Illinois, Maryland, and North Dakota Members. We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates either for them to market to you or for joint marketing - without your authorization.

For California Members. We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates either for them to market to you or for joint marketing - without your authorization. We will also limit our sharing of personal information about you with our affiliates to comply with all California privacy laws that apply to us.

For Massachusetts, Mississippi, and New Jersey Members. We will not share personal information from deposit or share relationship with nonaffiliates either for them to market to you or for joint marketing - without your authorization.

For Vermont Members. We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates either for them to market to you or for joint marketing without your authorization, and we will no share personal information with affiliates about your creditworthiness without your authorization.