Last Revised: February 20, 2016
Our Privacy Statement explains how we gather your personal and company data, how we handle and protect this data, and what further steps you can take to protect your data. We may change this Statement from time to time as the need arises to accurately reflect how we gather and manage your data. All changes to this Statement will be effective upon posting to this Web site without any other notice to you.
What Information We Collect, and Why
You may browse our site without submitting any personally identifiable information (“personal information”) at all. The kinds of information we collect from you will vary, depending on how you use Fairfax Funding Web site. The information you choose to submit may include contact information, includes name, mailing address, phone number and email. Demographic information comprises date of birth, address and zip code. Business-Specific information relates to the name of company, its ownership and type of business. Financial information concerns account-related matters for the purpose of funding allocations. This information will be used only to help secure the funding that you seek, and to that end, we will share this information only with lenders that most closely match your needs. Additionally, our systems are set up to gather certain anonymous data to help us better understand how our site is being used and how to improve our site for your convenience. This automatically gathered data includes your computer’s IP or “Internet Protocol” address, your browser type and operating system, statistics about how visitors navigate through our site, and information provided through the use of “cookies.”
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Our cookies are used for two reasons: (1) to help you keep track of your information for your own convenience; (2) to help us understand our audience in aggregate and the traffic patterns within our site so that we can continuously improve our products and services.
How We Protect and Use Your Personal Information
To protect your personal information from unauthorized access, all information exchanged between our servers and your Web browser is encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology and is accessible only by designated staff.
From time to time, Fairfax Funding may wish to send you updates or newsletters with topics of interest to our client base. We may occasionally notify you of new services and special offers via e-mail updates. If you would rather not receive any updates from us, please send a request to be removed from our e-mail update list to email@example.com.
Rest assured that we will never be sell, trade or otherwise distribute your information to individuals or companies that are not authorized to see it, and who are not a party to your funding request.