WHAT DOES NORTHWEST FEDERAL CREDIT UNION DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing. 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.
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 income
- Account balances and payment history
- Credit history and credit scores
All financial companies need to share their members' personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their members' personal information; the reasons Northwest Federal Credit Union chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reason we can share your personal information
Does Northwest Federal Credit Union 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.
For our marketing purposes - to offer our products and services to you
For joint marketing with other financial companies
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - information about your transactions and experiences
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - information about your creditworthiness
We don't share
For our affiliates to market to you
For nonaffiliates to market to you
We don't share
To limit our sharing
- Call 703-709-8900 (844-709-8900 toll-free)
- Visit us online: www.nwfcu.org
- Mail this form
If you are a new member, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our member, we continue to share information as described in this notice. However, you can contact us at any time to limit sharing.
Call 703-709-8900 (844-709-8900 toll-free) or go to www.nwfcu.org.
Who We Are
Who is providing you this notice? Northwest Federal Credit Union
What We Do
We collect your personal information, for example, when you:
- open an account or deposit money
- pay your bills or apply for a loan
- use your credit or debit card
We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates or other companies.
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.
Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
Our affiliates include companies with a Northwest or NW name; financial companies such as NW Capital Management LLC, NW Insurance Agency LLC, Northwest Financial Group LLC, Northwest Financial Advisors LLC, Northwest Tax Group LLC and Northwest Title & Escrow LLC.
Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
Northwest Federal Credit Union does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
Northwest Federal Credit Union’s joint marketing partners include financial services companies.
Other Important Information
Once you opt out, you will remain opted out and do not need to opt out again. If at any time you wish to change your opt out status, please contact us.
The Controls & Alerts App periodically collects, transmits, and uses geolocation information to enable features that prevent fraudulent card use and send alerts, but only if the End User expressly authorizes collection of such information. Geolocation information can be monitored on a continuous basis in the background only while the Solution is being used or not at all, depending on the End User’s selection. End Users can change their location permissions at any time in their device settings.