Privacy Policy

POLICY STATEMENT

At Farmers Bank of Green City, our mission is to meet the desires of our customers.  As Financial Service Professionals entrusted with sensitive financial information, we respect and protect the privacy of our customers.  We offer an array of financial products and services and in offering these products and services to you, our customer; we must obtain certain private financial information which we pledge to protect.

 

RECOGNITION

We recognize that you have a right to expect your personal financial information to remain private and secure.  Because we value the trust you place in us by becoming our customer, we will maintain standards to ensure that your information is private and secure at all times.

 

CUSTOMER BENEFITS

Information about consumers is accumulated from many sources.  Much of this information is obtained from outside sources.  Farmers Bank of Green City will limit the use and collection of information about our customers to that which is necessary to administer our business and to provide superior service to our customers.  We will use information to help mitigate potential risks or loss to Farmers Bank of Green City and to provide products and services to our customers.

 

MAINTENANCE OF ACCURATE INFORMATION

We strive to maintain customer financial information that is accurate, current, and complete.  Should you believe that our records contain inaccurate or incomplete information about you, please notify us.  We will correct any inaccuracies.

 

LIMITATIONS ON EMPLOYEE ACCESS TO INFORMATION

At Farmers Bank of Green City, employee access to personal and financial information is limited to those employees with a valid business reason for having such access.  Employees are educated on the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of customer information and on these Privacy Policies.

 

PROTECTION OF INFORMATION

Farmers Bank of Green City is committed to the security of financial and personal information. Our operational and data processing systems are protected from being accessed by third parties. We safeguard information according to established security standards and procedures.  Our employees are trained to understand and comply with these information principles.

 

ACCOUNT INFORMATION DISCLOSURE RESTRICTIONS

It is the policy of Farmers Bank of Green City not to reveal specific information about customer accounts or other personally identifiable data to unaffiliated third parties for their independent use, except for the exchange of information with reputable information reporting agencies to maximize the accuracy and security of such information or in the performance of bona fide corporate due diligence or business matter, unless 1)  the information is provided to help complete a customer initiated transaction; 2) the customer requests or permits it; 3)  the disclosure is required by or allowed by law (e.g., subpoena, investigation of fraudulent activity, request by regulator, etc.); or 4)  the customer has been informed about the possibility of disclosure for marketing or similar purposes through a prior communication and given the opportunity to decline (i.e., “opt out”).

 

MAINTAINING CUSTOMER PRIVACY IN BUSINESS RELATINSHIPS WITH THIRD PARTIES

When the Bank conducts business with third parties, it requires the third party to adhere to similar and equally stringent private policies.

 

DISCLOSURE OF PRIVACY PRINCIPLES TO CUSTOMERS

At Farmers Bank of Green City, we value our customer’s relationships.  We want our customers to understand our commitment to privacy in our use of customer information.  We have developed these Privacy Principles which are made readily available to our customers.  Customers who have questions about these Privacy Principles or have a question about the privacy of their customer information should call Farmers Bank of Green City at (660) 874-4131.  Farmers Bank of Green City reserves the right to change this policy at any time.

 

 

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