2 How information is collected: Standard Group collects personal information:
(a)when a client applies for or maintains an account with Standard Group (such as name, address, and date of birth, occupation, assets, and income);
(b)when Standard Group takes steps to verify a Client’s information (e.g. identity information such as a government document, passport, or driver license).
(c)from a Client’s transactions with Standard Group;
(d)from consumer reporting agencies.
3 Purposes of collection: Personal information about the Client is collected for business purposes, such as evaluating the Client’s financial needs, processing the Client’s requests and transactions, informing the Client about products and services, and providing financial services in general.
4Access to personal information:
(a)Your access rights: Clients can access and request the correction of any of your personal information at any time. Clients may also request that we delete the Client’s personal information, however this may impact on your ability to remain our Client and/or receive our services. Exception: A Client’s right to access and correct their information is subject to the exceptions contained in the Privacy Act 1993
(b)Access to information by Standard Group personnel: Standard Group limits access to personal information to those employees who need to know in order to provide the Client with products and services. Electronic access to personal information in the system is also limited to New Accounts and Credit personnel. These procedural safeguards are designed to protect non-public information.
5 Disclosure of information:
(a)Standard Group does not disclose any non-public information to anyone except as permitted by law.
(b)Standard Group does not rent or sell Client names or personal information to third parties.
(c)In order to support the financial products and services provided by Standard Group, personal information may be shared with third party service providers and joint marketers not affiliated with Standard Group including companies under contract to perform services on Standard Group’s behalf (such as vendors that prepare and mail statements and transactions confirmations or provide data processing computer software maintenance and development, transaction processing and marketing services). These companies acting on Standard Group’s behalf are required to keep personal information confidential. Also, Standard Group discloses personal information to regulatory authorities as permitted or required by applicable law. For example, Standard Group may disclose personal information to cooperate with regulatory authorities and law enforcement agencies to comply with subpoenas or other official requests, and as necessary to protect Standard Group rights and property.
(d)The Client shall be notified before disclosure of nonpublic personal information to nonaffiliated third parties.
(e)The Client shall be given a reasonable time to opt out of disclosures of this information.
(f)The Client shall be provided with a revised policy notice and new opt out notice before disclosure of a new category of non-public personal information, before disclosure of a new category of non-personal information, or before information disclosure with a new nonaffiliated third party.
6 Security of information: Standard Group works hard to ensure that its websites are secure and that industry standards are met. Standard Group also uses other safeguards such as firewalls, authentication systems (e.g. passwords and personal identification numbers) and access control mechanisms to control unauthorized access to systems and data. All Standard Group employees will enforce the policy with reasonable supervisory checks for compliance.
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