Privacy Notice

WHAT DOES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL CREDIT UNION (DOLFCU) DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

WHY:

Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. 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:

  • Social Security Number and Account Balances
  • Account Transactions and Employment Information
  • Income and Overdraft History

HOW:

All financial companies need to share members' personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their member's personal information; the reasons DOLFCU chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

Reasons We Can Share Your Personal Information DOES DOLFCU 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 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
YES NO
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes:
information about your creditworthiness
NO WE DON'T SHARE
For our affiliates to market to you: NO WE DON'T SHARE
For non-affiliates to market to you: YES YES

TO LIMIT OUR SHARING:

  • Call (202) 789-2901 - our menu will prompt you through your choice(s)

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information (30) days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice. However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.

Who We Are

WHO IS PROVIDING THIS NOTICE? Department of Labor Federal Credit Union (DOLFCU)

What We Do


HOW DOES DOLFCU 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 safegaurds and secured files and buildings.


HOW DOES DOLFCU COLLECT MY PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you:

  • Open an account or apply for a loan
  • Apply for insurance or enter into investment advisory contract
  • Apply for financing

We also collect your personal information from other companies.


WHY CAN'T I LIMIT ALL THE 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 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 WITH SOMEONE ELSE?

Your choices will apply to everyone on your account - unless you tell us otherwise.

Definitions

Affiliates:

Companies related by common ownership on control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • Credit Union Service Organizations

Nonaffiliates:

Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • DOFLCU does not share with our nonaffiliates so they can market to you. Nonaffiliates we share with can include mailhouse or consumer reporting agencies.

Joint Marketing:

Our joint marketing partners include investment, insurance and other financial service providers.


To limit sharing your personal information with nonaffiliates to market their products and services, send your name, address and account number to:

DOLFCU, PO BOX 51, Merrifield, VA 22116