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Privacy Policy

WHAT DO COLLEGE LOAN CORPORATION AND CLC CARD SERVICES INC. DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

Facts:

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
  • transaction history and account balances
  • credit history and payment history

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 College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services choose to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

Reasons we can share your personal information Do College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services 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 nonaffiliates to market to you No We don’t share

To limit our sharing

Please note:

If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 60 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?

Email us at optout@collegeloan.com

Who we are
Who is providing this notice? College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services Inc. (“CLC Card Services”)
What we do
How do College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services 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 do College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services collect my personal information?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • apply for a loan or give us your income information
  • give us your contact information or provide employment information
  • pay your bills

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 nonaffiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing. See below for more on your rights under state law.

What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly with someone else?

Your choices will apply to everyone on your account.

Definitions
Affiliates

Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services are affiliates.
Nonaffiliates

Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services do not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
Joint Marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • College Loan Corporation and CLC Card Services do not jointly market.
Other Important Information

Vermont Residents: Your personal financial information will not be used by College Loan Corp. or CLC Card Services for their own marketing purposes. The personal financial information we share with each other will be based solely on our respective transactions and experiences with you, except for information we may share with your express consent or as otherwise authorized by law.

Nevada residents: You may call (800) 252-0062 to be placed on our internal “do not call” list for any marketing calls we may make to existing customers. For more information about this notice or the Nevada law related to this notice, you may contact: (1) CLC Privacy Department, 10000 W. Charleston Blvd. Suite 200, Las Vegas, NV 89135; tel: (800) 252-0062; email: optout@collegeloan.com; or (2) Nevada Attorney General, Bureau of Consumer Protection, 555 E. East Washington St., Ste. 3900, Las Vegas, NV 89101; tel: (702) 489-3132; email: bcpinfo@ag.state.nv.

Download our privacy policy or mail your request for a new copy to: CLC Privacy Department, 10000 W. Charleston Blvd. Suite 200, Las Vegas, NV 89135.

This notice is effective as of December 15, 2011