Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising complies with the requirements of Title V of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, 15 U.S.C. §6801 through §6810 ("GLB Act"), and the Federal Trade Commission's implementing regulation, Regulation P, 16 C.F.R. Part 313 ("Regulation P"), in particular, as both related to the disclosure and protection of Non-Public Personal Information ("NPI") for customers with regard to the authorized distribution and intended use of customers' financial information to other parties. Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising will substantially comply with the GLB Act and Regulation P for all customer NPI received, transferred or obtained from the use of this site or from a party.
Collection of Information
Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising may collect and use personal information to respond to requests for our services or to provide information about our services that may be of value. Certain personal information Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising collects may be publicly available via government records, telephone books, or other widely available media however we treat all information provided as non-public. Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising collects personal information from a variety of sources, including: 1. Application Information (Information provided from loan applications and other forms such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, birthday, social security numbers, level of family income, employer's name, and employer's address); 2. Credit Reports (Information from consumer reporting agencies 3. Correspondence (Information provided when communicating in writing, online or by phone with our customer service representatives); and 4. Marketing partners and publicly available databases (We receive information from our marketing partners, e.g., financial institutions, auto dealerships and other businesses and public databases which we use to help us serve our customers).
Exercising the Right to Opt-Out of Information Sharing
Potratz Partners Automotive Advertising provides its customers with the opportunity to opt-out of information sharing with affiliates and partners. Customers can opt-out by clicking on the link at the bottom of the screen.
Privacy Related Issues
Storing of Information
We maintain electronic loan application information and hardcopy data. We also protect all personal information by storing the information on tapes at an offsite facility in our Data Warehouse. The Data Warehouse is disconnected from the production environment and the information is used internally for reporting purposes.