VA Desert Pacific FCU is committed to making financial products and services available to help enable members to meet their financial needs and reach their financial goals. Protecting personal information and using it in a manner consistent with your expectations is a high priority for everyone associated with this credit union.
Members of the credit union also have a responsibility to safeguard their own financial information.
The credit union will collect only the personal information that is necessary to conduct our business. That means just what is necessary to provide competitive financial products and services – nothing more.
Protection of personal information
The credit union will maintain strong security controls to ensure that member information in our files and computers is protected. Where appropriate, we will use security-coding techniques to protect against unauthorized access to personal records, ensure accuracy and integrity of communications and transactions, and protect member confidentiality
Members of the credit union will always have the opportunity to review their information and to make necessary changes to ensure that our records are complete and accurate.
Limited sharing of information
The credit union will only share information that is necessary to administer the products and services we provide, when required to do so by the government, or when we partner with other businesses to offer a broader array of products and services.
Selection of business partners
The credit union will partner only with businesses that follow strict confidentiality requirements. We will select businesses that offer products designed to enhance our members’ financial well being. Under no circumstances will we authorized these firms to charge a member’s account without the member’s express consent. We will not sell member information to telemarketing firms.
The credit union will offer members a choice in how personal information is used. Any member of the credit union may elect to keep information from being shared with our business partners. We will inform member on how to exercise this choice and will take all reasonable steps to make sure the requests are followed. At least once a year, we will remind all members of their right to chose.