Your Privacy is our Priority
What types of nonpublic personal information about me does GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. collect?
When you apply for or maintain an account with GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC., we collect the following types of information:
Information provided by you, such as your name, address, social security number, date of birth, employment information, and financial status.
Information about your transactions with us such as account balance and trading activity.
In some cases we will collect information from consumer-reporting agencies.
What types of nonpublic personal information about me does GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. disclose?
GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. discloses the nonpublic personal information about you described above, primarily to provide you with the financial services you seek from us. We do not disclose nonpublic personal information about former customers, except as required or permitted by law. GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. does not sell your personal information.
What types of companies (other than those companies used to service transactions) does GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. disclose my nonpublic personal information to?
In some limited circumstances, GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. may disclose nonpublic personal information about you to a non-financial services company, such as a retailer, with which we may have a marketing program. The information shared is limited to your name, contact information, and type of account opened. Account balance, trading activity, and credit information is never disclosed. If you exercise your right to not share this information (opt-out) with these non-financial services companies, your information will not be disclosed.
What are my rights to opt-out of disclosure and how can I exercise them?
If you prefer that we do not disclose nonpublic personal information about you to the non-financial services companies described in the paragraph above, you may opt-out of those disclosures, that is, you may direct us not to make those disclosures (other than those disclosures required by law).
You may provide your name, address, email address, daytime phone, your account number and opt-out request to us by email at email@example.com or by calling 1-800-388-9788.
To what other types of entities might GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. disclose my nonpublic personal information?
GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. may disclose information we collect from you, such as your contact information, to service providers who perform marketing functions on our behalf. Specifically, your name, address and/or email address are sometimes provided to vendors who send email or regular mail on GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC.’s behalf.
We disclose information to nonaffiliated companies that work for us in providing financial services to you. For example, we provide information to nonaffiliated companies that prepare and mail statements and transaction confirmations. These companies acting on our behalf are required to keep your personal information confidential.
Finally, GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. discloses nonpublic personal information to nonaffiliated third parties as permitted or required by law. These parties include government/regulatory organizations such as the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Disclosures for which you have provided your consent are also permitted.
How does GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. protect the confidentiality and security of my nonpublic personal information?
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal standards to guard your nonpublic personal information. We protect your account information by placing it on the secure portion of our website. Our servers have been enabled with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to prevent unauthorized parties from viewing your nonpublic personal information that you provide or access during a secure session.
Access to your nonpublic personal information is limited to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to you, such as customer service personnel.
You can take steps to maximize your security online and to protect your confidential information. NEVER share your Password with anyone, and change it periodically. You can change your Login and Trading Passwords at any time through the Administration section under the Account Manager tab. When using the GLOBALINK SECURITIES, INC. website, you should always exit by using “Logout” which is located at the top of every web page or close your browser completely.
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