U.S. Settlement Funding, LLC values the relationship we have with you and respects your right to privacy. We have established the following policies to assure you that we are committed to protecting your privacy.
We understand that the privacy of your personal information is important to you. That is why U.S Settlement Funding, LLC wants you to know how we protect your privacy and the measures we take to guard your information.
In order to complete transactions with our customers in a timely, proficient and professional manner, we need certain information.
In gathering and maintaining this information we will collect the information needed to process, complete and service the transaction that you have requested.
We will strive to prevent unauthorized access to your information and we will refuse to disclose health information to third parties for marketing purposes without your consent.
We will maintain control over the confidentiality of your personal information and we will protect the confidentiality and security of your information by doing the following:
1. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to ensure that your personal information is treated confidentially.
2. We will restrict access to your personal information within our organization to those employees who need to know that information to process, complete or service your transaction, or to conduct U.S Settlement Funding, LLC's business. Our employees that have access to customer information may use it only for legitimate business purposes.
There are different types of information we may need to collect in the normal course of business from various sources. We may need to collect the following types of non-public information about you from the information we receive from you on applications, questionnaires, agreements and other forms (including name, address, income, social security number, information about certain of your assets and other household information); income, social security number, information about certain of your assets and other household information);data about your transactions with us, our affiliates or others (such as the specifics about your deferred assets, how much, how and when you are paid); information available from external sources (such as publicly available records); information collected with your authorization, from consumer reporting agencies, criminal background reports and other sources (such as credit relationships, credit worthiness and history, the existence or absence of a criminal record or medical and employment information); and health information collected with your authorization.
We may share or disclose your non-public personal information (as described above) with non-affiliated companies to disclose your information with non-affiliated companies, as allowed by law, as necessary to effect, process, administer, service or enforce a transaction that you have requested; we may share your information with non-affiliated companies, as allowed by law, such as firms that perform services on our behalf, including product administration and marketing. We require these companies to meet strict privacy standards; we may disclose information to non-affiliated entities when required by law, such as to respond to a subpoena, to prevent fraud or to comply with an inquiry by a governmental agency; We may share your information with non-affiliated funders or lenders who are assisting us in processing, funding and completing the transaction that you have requested; and health insurance practices – we will not share your health information with third parties for marketing purposes without your consent.
All Medical information is kept Confidential, while we sometimes must collect medical information in connection with a transaction that you have requested, we do not use or share it internally or externally, for any purpose except the following: assisting you in obtaining any insurance policy required for your transaction's underwriting insurance; administering any such policy or claims relating thereto;