Wharton County's Credit Union
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 ®2010 - 2014 Texasgulf FCU              2101 N. Fulton St.   Wharton, TX  77488                                                         1313 West Loop, El Campo, TX  77437
                                                                     (979) 282-2300                                    Toll Free (800) 647-8428                          (979) 578-9000
Texasgulf FCU Privacy Policy
FACTS
WHAT DOES TEXASGULF FCU 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 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, date of birth and
    income
  • Account balances and payment history
  • Credit history and credit score
When you are no longer our member, we continue to
share your information as described in this notice.
How
All financial companies need to share member's
personal information to run their everyday business.
In the section below, we list the reasons financial
companies can share their member's information;
the reasons Texasgulf FCU chooses to share; and
whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information
Does Texasgulf FCU
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 consumer
reporting agencies
YES
NO
For our marketing purposes-to offer our products and
services to you
YES
NO
For joint marketing with other financial companies
NO
YES
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes-information
about your transactions and experiences
NO
YES
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes-information
about your credit worthiness
NO
YES
For our affiliates to market to you
NO
YES
For our non affiliates to market to you
YES
YES
For questions or to
opt out
Call us toll free 1-800-647-8428, or in Wharton call (979) 282-2300 or
in El Campo call (979) 578-9000 or email us at info@texasgulffcu.org..
You can also contact us by mail; Texasgulf FCU, 2101 N. Fulton St.,
Wharton, TX  77488.
Who we are
Who is providing this
notice?
J. Michael Sterry, President & C.E.O.

Texasgulf Federal Credit Union
2101 N. Fulton St.
Wharton, TX  77488
(979) 282-2300
What we do
How does Texasgulf FCU
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, secured files and buildings.
How does Texasgulf FCU
collect my personal
information?
We collect your personal information, for example when you:
  • Open an account or make deposits
  • Apply for a loan and make payments
  • Use your credit card or debit card
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 you credit worthiness
  • Affiliates from using your information 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 non financial companies
  • Texasgulf FCU does not have any affiliates
Non affiliates
Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be
financial and non financial companies
  • We share your information with data processors, check
    printers, plastic card processors, government agencies,
    consumer reporting agencies and insurance 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 you credit worthiness
  • Affiliates from using your information to market to you
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to
limit sharing.
Other important information
What members can do to help- Texasgulf FCU is committed to protecting the privacy of its
members.  Members can help by following these simple guidelines; 1.Protect your account
numbers, plastic card numbers, PINs (personal identification number), login or usernames and
passwords. Never keep your PIN with your card, which can provide free access to your accounts
if your card is lost or stolen. 2. Use caution when disclosing your account numbers, social calls
you explaining the call is on behalf of Texasgulf FCU and asks for your account number or any
other information, you should be aware.  Official credit union staff will have access to your
information and will not call you and ask for it. 3. Keep your personal information with us current.
If your address or phone numbers change, please let us know immediately. It is important that
we have current information to reach you. If we detect potentially fraudulent or unauthorized
activity or use of an account, we will attempt to contact you immediately.