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Rev. 12/20

FACTSWHAT DOES SECURITY FINANCE DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Why?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.
What?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 balance and payment history
  • Credit history and credit scores
How?All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information; the reasons Security Finance chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information

Does Security Finance 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

Yes

No

For our marketing purposes—to offer our products and services to you

Yes

No

For joint marketing with other financial companies

No

We don’t share

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your transactions and experiences

Yes

No

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your creditworthiness

Yes

Yes

For our affiliates to market to you

Yes

Yes

For non-affiliates to market to you

No

We don’t share

To limit our sharingMail the form below

Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.

However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.

Questions?If you have any issues with credit reporting, disputes or any other questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact us. Our customers and their satisfaction with our services are always our first priority.

Security Finance
P.O. Box 3146,
Spartanburg, SC 29304-3146

Toll-Free
1-866-281-7043

Mail-in Form
Mark any/all you want to limit:

□ Do not share information about my creditworthiness with your affiliates for their everyday business purposes.

□ Do not allow your affiliates to use my personal information to market to me.

NameMail to:

Privacy Opt Out
P.O. Box 3146
Spartanburg, SC 29304-3146

Address
City, State,  Zip
Account #
Who we are
Who is providing this notice?Security Finance Corporation of Spartanburg and its subsidiaries and affiliates. See “Other important information” below for a list of subsidiaries, affiliates and trade names.
What we do
How does Security Finance protect my personal information?To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with federal law. These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.
How does Security Finance collect my personal information?We collect your personal information, for example, when you:

  • open an account or apply for a loan
  • pay your bills or use your debit card
  • seek financial or tax advice

We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates, or other companies.

Why can’t I limit all sharing?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 non-affiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.

What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly with someone else?Your choices will apply to everyone on your account unless you tell us otherwise.
Definitions
AffiliatesCompanies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies.

  • Our affiliates include financial companies involved in
    consumer finance, income tax preparation, and insurance.
Non-affiliatesCompanies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non-financial companies.

  • Security Finance does not share with non-affiliates so they can market to you. Security Finance does share, for other purposes, with law enforcement agencies, regulatory authorities and/or others in order to comply with a subpoena, summons or other judicial process.
Joint marketingA formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • Security Finance doesn’t jointly market.
Other important information
Subsidiaries, Affiliates and Trade Names: Security Finance Corporation of Alabama, Security Finance of Georgia, LLC, Security Finance of Idaho, LLC, SFC of Illinois, LLC, Security Finance of Louisiana, LLC, Security Finance of Missouri, LLC, SFC of Nevada, LLC, Security Finance of New Mexico, LLC, Security Finance of Oklahoma, LLC, Security Finance Corporation of South Carolina, Security Finance Company of Tennessee, Security Finance of Texas, LP, Security Finance Corporation of Utah, Security Finance Corporation of Wisconsin, Old Spartan Life Insurance Company, Spartan Property Insurance Company, 1040 Tax Services, Inc.; Security Finance, Sunbelt Credit, Maverick Finance, Continental Loans, Zia Finance, Continental Credit, Bond Finance, Merit Finance.

If you are a consumer in the state of Texas:

HOW TO FILE A COMPLAINT

For questions or complaints about this loan, contact Security Finance of Texas, LP at 1-866-281-7043 or P.O. Box 3146, Spartanburg, SC 29304-3146. The lender is licensed and examined under Texas law by the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner (OCCC), a state agency. If a complaint or question cannot be resolved by contacting the lender, consumers can contact the OCCC to file a complaint or ask a general credit-related question. OCCC address: 2601 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, Texas 78705. Phone: (800) 538-1579. Fax: (512) 936-7610. Website: occc.texas.gov. E-mail: consumer.complaints@occc.texas.gov.