Effective date: 11/6/2020
This Policy and its provisions discusses the intentions and purpose of the information, personal or otherwise, that is utilized on this website. If you provided your information before reading this agreement and would like to have your data removed from our website and records, you may reach out to us directly using the contact information provided on this website.
If you find any of these terms and conditions unsatisfactory and choose to reject any of these provisions, you must cease the use of our site and services, and you should not provide us with any of your personal information via our online form or through any other method. If you have any questions about this policy or the details we’ve provided, you can contact us directly using the information provided on our website. If you do not agree to our terms, please exit this website and discontinue use.
I. Personally and Non-Personally Identifiable Information
- your full legal name
- your physical or mailing address
- your email address
- your contact phone number
- your employment info
- your date of birth
- your SSN
- additional ID info
- banking documentation or information
Take Notice: Your SSN and banking information is only used to offer you the services (lender searching and matching) provided by this website. Your information is never shared with third parties, including marketers, unless required by the law as in situations regarding national security.
In addition to PII, we may also collect information that does not personally identify you (NPII). This can be done without the submission of PII on this website. This includes information on geographical position, browser information, operating system details, date and time information, internet service provider, and more. This NPII may be transmitted to third parties unless you personally request us to cease using and sharing this NPII.
i. Use of Your PII
Your PII may be distributed to government agencies or disclosed in part or whole if requested by an organization that holds such authority if permitted by the law and deemed necessary. Potential necessary situations:
- The data is required to remain in compliance with a legal procedure
- The data is considered necessary to safeguard the property of the website’s owner or its affiliates and is in no way contradictory to any applicable laws
- The data is required to prevent a crime and/or protect national security
- This data is essential for the protection of personal and/or public safety.
If this company experiences consolidation, a merger, acquisition, or the selling of this company or its assets, your PII may be transferred and disclosed to the purchasing party. Based on the court’s decision during any insolvency proceedings, PII will either be disposed of or licensed. It may be possible that users whose PII is to be shared will be notified of any procedures or modifications taking place. This may be done directly or posted on the website. It is a possibility that the acquiring company could exist outside the United States.
ii. Third-Party Marketing
Your PII could possibly be partially shared to third-party marketers, lenders, and ad agencies for advertising and marketing purposes. These third-party service providers are permitted to use this data and share it with their contracted third-party marketers so that they may initiate contact with the user so that they can present products in which the user has shown some previous interest. It is simple to opt out of these contacts by clicking unsubscribe or contacting the third-party service directly. Some ways this marketing may be dispersed is through online ads, phone calls, direct mail, emails, text messages, and more. Your data may also be utilized to monitor your online activity and gather your digital behavior and search history. This is done to help increase the quality of services provided and enhance marketing attempts.
It is important to note that these marketers will use your data in ways that align with the guidelines and terms of service on their own website. We have no control or responsibility regarding the care of your information when being used by third-party marketers. We advise you to read those documents thoroughly and make educated decisions on allowing these companies to use your data. To have your data erased from third-party websites, you must contact those companies directly.
By using this website or utilizing the online form, you are agreeing that you understand these terms and the provisions of all binding agreements on this website, which govern the utilization of your data on this site as well as any means for sharing, collecting, storing, and using said PII.
If you wish to discontinue contact with this company and want to stop receiving any messages from us, you must simply close this website and all open web pages from this site. Any previously shared data to this website will not be deleted when closing this website. Instead, you must reach out directly with a request to have your info deleted. This can be done by emailing [email protected] or by utilizing other contact methods found on this website.
We will process this request as quickly as we can and remove your information. Once removed, we will no longer share any of this information with third parties or use the info in any way. Information that has already been given to third parties will still remain in their possession. You can contact them directly to have your data erased from their records.
iii. Credit Implications of the Use of PII
All data shared to our third-party service providers can be used to validate your identity and compare your information against national databases. This includes, but is not limited to, SSN, driver’s license #, and date of birth. In addition, these third-party lenders may be required to perform a credit check using your PII to obtain credit reports from multiple organizations. This is done to ascertain your lending credibility and assess any lending risks that may be associated with your credit history. These requests for your credit may lower your credit score. If you use this website or the provided products and services of this website (e.g. submitting information through our online form), you are providing your consent to the sharing and verification of your information and the permission to run these credit checks.
iv. Email and Telemarketing
Additionally, this information can be utilized to maintain indirect or direct communication, which can include phone calls, service offers via telephone, and other phone offers using the telephone number you provide to the website through the online form. Your submission of the form permits us, the lenders, and marketers to utilize your phone number even if it is found to be listed on any do-not-contact registry or suppression lists. Your submission of the online form is formally considered a request and attempt to finalize a purchase or receive a service. This request will be handled in accordance with all provisions of the Amended Telemarketing Sales Rule, 16 CFR §310 et seq. (ATSR). In accordance with the ATSR, even phone numbers on the do-not-call registry are available for contact once that contact information has been provided to our company by the user. The same considerations and regulations apply to our third-party lenders and marketers, which gives them the right to contact you using this number as well.
v. Means of Collecting Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Users who choose to use this website or the websites of our third-party lenders and marketers may be susceptible to the website’s cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, web server logs, and other analysis tools. These range from files to code fragments that can monitor activity and report back on user experience to help improve the website. This information, including browsing history, online behavior, click history, IP address, geo position, and more, are referred to as non-personally identifiable information (NPII) and can help customize your user experience.
Cookies refer to small pieces of data issued by a website server to the website’s users as they visit and conduct business on a website (clicking, navigating, linking, etc.). These files are installed on the user’s computer and they collect information regarding the user’s behavior while online, including their browsing information, experience, and more. This is then sent to authorized third parties. These cookies are meant to enable the user’s accessibility by helping their computer remember browsing and keylogging data for future reference. These files also help prevent fraudulent activity thanks to their recognition of broken behavioral patterns.
Cookie files can be of different sizes and may stay on your computer for varying amounts of time. Temporary cookies (session cookies) are collected during a one-time operation on a site and are cleared from your computer quickly after the user closes the browser or webpage. Permanent cookies (persistent cookies) are stored on your computer until you manually delete them, or a pre-scheduled cookie clearing takes care of them. You can adjust the options pertaining to this in your browser’s settings. For more information on this, check out the following links: http://www.cookiecentral.com and https://youradchoices.com.
Pixel tags and web beacons are used on our web pages and emails as a way of monitoring user activity. They are ways for us to record user activity during sessions which we can use to improve and alter future marketing efforts and promotional activity. For more information about these beacons, follow this link: https://www.webopedia.com/TERM/W/Web_beacon.html.
“Log Files” refer to files that are collected that harbor information like a user’s IP address, internet service providers, browser type, platform, click history, date and time, entering and exiting of pages, etc. We use this information to make improvements to user experience.
II. Privacy Management
To properly and effectively maintain and manage your privacy, we have curated specific practices on how we utilize your data. Though your information is vital to the functionality of our website and services, we do have an option for users to limit the amount of data shared and/or request the removal of all data from our records.
Those who do not want their NPII information gathered, shared, stored, or utilized in any way should immediately exit this website. Do note, it is still possible that cookies and other tracing elements have already been automatically gathered and stored. To remedy this, you can manually erase these files from your browser settings and also ask your browser to notify you before collecting or accepting cookies.
Additionally, users can prevent further tracking by third parties by opting out or unsubscribing from their email lists by following the unsubscribe link in emails from them.
III. PII Security
Though we do collect your PII, it is gathered, shared, stored, and used within the parameters and under stern compliance of privacy protection rules and practices. We protect your PII along with any other activity performed while using this website from any attempts at fraudulent or malicious activity. We utilize physical, electronic, and high-level security structures to maintain overarching protection for this site’s users and assets. This aims to avoid any misuse, deterioration, or deformation of the data on this site.
Still, there is no way to completely guarantee that any user will be fully and totally protected at all times while using the internet or this website. The owner of this site does not and cannot take any responsibility for security breaches, illegal activity, stolen information, or any other negative experience beyond the control of the owner. To protect yourself from negative activity, you can make the choice to request the removal of your data from any and all databases that you feel are not properly secured. Remember, third-party marketers who have access to your PII are also responsible for protecting your data as is reasonably feasible.
The company works hard to furnish proof of validity on the assiduity of our contracted third-party partners through a multitude of methods and governing documents. We also monitor and assess these parties’ data security policies and provisions. In the event that a violation of our standards occurs, all applicable legal standards and regulations are applied to handle the situation and lower the chance of any possible negative repercussions.
IV. Information Collection from Children
The federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act dictates that users who provide their consent and electronically sign documents are formally agreeing to receive disclosures, documents, and other notifications electronically. They also agree to provide information, allow the sharing of information, and conduct business through electronic means. The submission of data through this website also constitutes an agreement to allow the submitted information to be shared with third-party vendors, lenders, and marketers with whom we contract. All communications that take place after this consent should be considered to have the same validity and effect of “in writing” documentation. You may print copies for your records.
Both the company and third-party marketers maintain the right to alter or dissolve provisions of electronic documentation, notices, or any other digital communications. If this action is taken, users who are affected may be given prior notice of these terminations as required by the provisions listed in the terms and policies, as well as relevant laws and regulations. To improve the flow of facilitation and lower expenses, it is not necessary to maintain hard copies of these electronic documents. All electronic records, documents, and disclosures will be destroyed based on a set schedule and routine practices crafted around regulatory requirements. All previously mentioned electronic documents are to be recognized as valid evidence of the agreements, obligations, and rights of the bound parties. The times covered under this validity may differ.
VI. Links to Third-Party Websites
GreenStarCash.com provides links to third-party web pages and, potentially, third-party marketers. This site operates as a matching service to bring users together with third-party providers through these links. Any information provided to these third-party sites by the user is regulated under the third-party sites’ specific privacy policies and terms. This website has no control over the handling of information once it is provided to these third parties. It is recommended that the user reads through all terms, policies, and legal documents on the third-party provider’s website.
VII. Notifications for Residents of Different States
GreenStarCash.com rigorously adheres to the codes and regulations of state and federal government. Regulations regarding the method in which PII is used varies based on the user’s state of residence. Some regulations require that the collecting party (this website) must disclose all information regarding how and within which time periods this information is to be distributed and to whom. It may also be compulsory to disclose the types of PII that will be shared as well as the method in which it will be used by third parties. If you are a resident of one such state, it is recommended that you utilize our contact information to request this information in detail. If you request this information but reside in a state that does not enforce this regulation, we reserve the right to deny your request.
VIII. Modifications and Changes
IX. Inquiries and Complaints
Those who use this website retain the right to alter, revise, or remove their personally identifiable information collected through the site. If these changes become necessary, the user can contact us via email at [email protected] or through other means of contact as listed on this website. Additionally, if a user of this site would like to file a complaint regarding a method through which this website operates and/or any of the service offerings herewithin, the user may contact us through the aforementioned methods. All requests and/or complaints will be reviewed in the timeliest manner possible and followed up with a response.