Annual Notice – Privacy
Annual Notice about Privacy: Our privacy principles: We are committed to protecting our clients’ financial and personal information. This privacy statement addresses what nonpublic personal information we collect, what we do with it, and how we protect it.
What information we collect: We may collect and maintain several types of personal information in the course of providing you with appraisal services, such as:.
1. Information we receive from you on applications, letters of engagement, forms found on our website, correspondence, or conversations, including, but not limited to, your name, address, phone number, social security number, date of birth, bank records, salary information, the income and expenses associated with the subject property, the sale price of the subject property, and the details of any financing on the subject property.
2. Information about your transactions with us, our others or affiliates, including, but not limited to, payments history, parties to transactions and other financial information.
3. Information we receive from a consumer reporting agency such as a credit history.
What information we may disclose: We may disclose the nonpublic personal information about you described above, primarily to provide you with the appraisal services you seek from us. We do not disclose nonpublic personal information about clients or former clients except as required or permitted by law.
Who we share the information with: Unless you tell us not to, we may disclose nonpublic personal information about you to the following types of third parties:.
1. Financial service providers, such as banks and lending institutions.
You may limit information shared about you. If you prefer that we not disclose nonpublic personal information about you to third parties, you may opt-out of those disclosures, that is, you may direct us not to make those disclosures (other than those permitted by law). If you wish to opt out contact us at 412.228.0508 or complete an opt-out form at our website while filling out your appraisal order.