Signature Privacy Notice

WHAT DOES SIGNATURE BANK, SIGNATURE SECURITIES GROUP CORPORATION AND SIGNATURE FINANCIAL LLC TOGETHER KNOWN AS “SIGNATURE”, 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 credit history
  • account balances and acc ount transactions
  • payment history and chec king account information

When you are no longer our client, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.

How?

All financial companies need to share their client’s personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list whether we share your personal information; the reasons why Signature chooses to share or not; and whether you can limit this sharing.

Reasons we can share your personal information Does Signature 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 oer our products and services to you
No We don’t share
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
No We don’t share
For nonaffiliates to market to you No We don’t share
Who we are
Who is providing this notice? Signature Bank, Signature Securities Group Corporation and Signature Financial LLC
What we do
How does Signature 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 fi les and buildings.
How does Signature collect my personal information? We collect your personal information, for example, when you
• open an account
• show your driver’s license
• deposit money
• use your credit or debit card
• tell us about your investment or retirement portfolio
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.
Definitions
Affiliates Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfi nancial companies.
• Signature Bank’s aliates are Signature Securities Group Corporation, a registered broker-dealer and Signature Financial LLC, a specialty finance company.
Nonaffiliates Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonnancial companies.
• Nonaliates we share with can include mortgage and investment clearing companies. Signature shares your personal information with nonaliates
Joint marketing A formal agreement between nonaffi liated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
• Our joint marketing partner is a credit card company. We do not share your non-public personal information with our joint marketing partner.

Questions?

Call 1-866-sigline or go to www.signatureny.com