Collection, Use and Retention of Customer Information
WFC recognizes and respects the privacy expectations of its customers and are committed to protect it through compliance with this Policy. This Policy describes the types of information WFC may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the Website and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information. WFC collects, uses and retains non-public personal information about individual customers where it believes it would be useful (and allowed by law) in offering WFC products, services and other financial products.
The type of information WFC may collect includes the following:
- On this Website, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on this Website.
- In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
- Information about your computer and Internet connection, including IP address, operating system and browser type.
This Policy pertains to all non-public personal information you provide to WFC through the Website. Your information may be used as follows:
- To present the Website and contents to you.
- To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us.
- To fulfill any other purposes for which you provide it.
- To provide you with information about your account.
- To notify you about changes to the Website or any products or services we offer or provide.
- In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
WFC may receive personal identifying information about you from other sources or through means other than the Website. Any information received from such other sources or through such other channels is not subject to this Policy, although such information may nevertheless be used by WFC in any manner that would otherwise be permitted hereunder, and such information may be subject to other information management policies that WFC has in place, or that WFC may put into place in the future. This Policy does not apply to information collected by third-party sites or content, or applications that may link to, or be accessible from or on, the Website.
We may also disclose information that we collect or that you provide as described in this Policy: (a) to comply with a court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request, (b) to a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of WFC’s assets, whether as a going concern or as a part of a bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by WFC about the website users is among the assets transferred, or (c) to our affiliates or non-affiliated companies; or (c) if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property or safety of WFC, our customers or others.
Notice and Revisions
It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Policy on this Website. The date this Policy was last revised is identified at the bottom of this page. Our business changes constantly so our Policy is subject to modification and revision. You should check the Website frequently for any recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account that was collected from you through your use of the Website. You acknowledge and agree that any other information that we have about you and your account (regardless of whether collected through your use of the Website or otherwise) may nevertheless be used by WFC in any manner that would otherwise be permitted hereunder, and such information may be subject to other information management policies that WFC has in place, or that WFC may put into place in the future.
To ask questions or comment about this Policy and our privacy practices, [email protected]
Effective Date: January 4, 2019