Military Banking Rates

Privacy Policy

By visiting, using and/or submitting information to www.MilitaryBankingRates.com, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Military Banking Rates takes your privacy seriously, and has published this Privacy Policy to explain how Military Banking Rates treats all information you may submit to www.MilitaryBankingRates.com, except that information which is submitted pursuant to a sweepstakes entry. Refer to the Official Rules and Privacy Policy for each individual sweepstakes for Military Banking Rates’s specific policies regarding information sharing and disclosure pursuant to sweepstakes entry.

Collection of Personally Identifiable Information

Many of the features of www.MilitaryBankingRates.com are available to you without your providing personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information generally includes information that could be used to determine your identity, such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, and birth date. The following are certain situations in which Military Banking Rates may collect personally identifiable information from you:

Registration for Newsletters and Sweepstakes. Military Banking Rates collects personally identifiable information from you if you register online for one of Military Banking Rates’s newsletters and when you enter Military Banking Rates’s sweepstakes. When you register online with Military Banking Rates, Military Banking Rates asks for personally identifiable information like your name, e-mail address, birth date, gender, ZIP code, occupation, industry, personal interests and other demographic information.
Use of Forums. If you choose to transmit, submit or post information through Military Banking Rates’s chat rooms, bulletin boards or other forums (the “Forums”), Military Banking Rates will collect that information you provide. Military Banking Rates retains this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law and pursuant to Military Banking Rates’s Terms of Use.
Forms. Military Banking Rates may collect personally identifiable information from you if you choose to fill out any forms, profiles, or surveys on www.MilitaryBankingRates.com.
Correspondence. If you send Military Banking Rates personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send Military Banking Rates correspondence about your activities or postings on www.MilitaryBankingRates.com, Military Banking Rates may choose to collect such information into a file specific to you.
Business Partners. Military Banking Rates may receive your personally identifiable information from one of Military Banking Rates’s business partners.

Use of Personally Identifiable Information

Military Banking Rates uses your personally identifiable information as follows:

  • to improve Military Banking Rates’s marketing and promotional efforts, analyze site usage, improve Military Banking Rates’s content and product offerings, and customize Military Banking Rates’s content, layout, and services;
  • to contact you and deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests, such as targeted banner advertisements, administrative notices, product offerings, and communications relevant to your use of www.MilitaryBankingRates.com;
  • to fulfill your requests for certain products and services;
  • for market research, project planning, troubleshooting problems, detecting and protecting against error, fraud or other criminal activity, to enforce Military Banking Rates’s Terms of Use, for other internal purposes, and as otherwise described to you at the time of collection; and
  • as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Policy and the Terms of Use

Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information

Unless you are entering one of Military Banking Rates’s sweepstakes, Military Banking Rates does not currently sell your personally identifiable information. The following describes some of the ways that your personally identifiable information may be disclosed in the normal scope of business:

Advertisers. Military Banking Rates may aggregate personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for their marketing and promotional purposes. For example, Military Banking Rates may aggregate personally identifiable information and disclose it to network advertisers in a non-personally identifiable manner as set forth in the section entitled “Network Advertisers,” set forth below.

External Service Providers. There are a number of separate services offered by third parties, including, without limitation, Military Banking Rates’s affiliates, that Military Banking Rates refers to as external service providers that may be complementary to your use of www.MilitaryBankingRates.com (e.g. realtors, mortgage brokers, lenders, financial institutions, credit card issuers, information aggregators). If you choose to use these separate services, disclose information to the external service providers, and/or grant them permission to collect information about you, then their use of your information is governed by their privacy policy. With your consent, Military Banking Rates may provide some of your personal information to the external service provider offering such services, for your convenience. To prevent Military Banking Rates’s disclosure of your personally identifiable information to an external service provider, you can decline such consent or simply not use their services. You should evaluate the practices of external services providers before deciding to use their services.

Internal Service Providers. Military Banking Rates may use third parties that Military Banking Rates refers to as internal service providers to facilitate or outsource one or more a