Website Policy

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union respects the personal and financial privacy of all of its members. We are committed to protecting the information on and within our web site with the same safety and confidentiality standards utilized in the transaction of all Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union business. The following information will help you to understand how we protect the information gathered.

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union may collect information such as:

• User name
• E-mail addresses
• Internet Service Provider address
• Access time and date
• Failed logon attempts

We collect this information for internal reporting of web site statistics, and product monitoring to improve our services. Information obtained from our web site is kept secure, and access to that information is limited to the credit union personnel who need to know the information to provide products or services to our members and to properly operate the credit union.

E-MAIL

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union asks that you do not send confidential information to us via e- mail. E-mail is not necessarily safe against interception. NEVER will the credit union solicit you for passwords, PINs or other confidential information. If your communication is sensitive, or includes personal information such as account numbers, credit card numbers, personal identification numbers, social security numbers, or date of birth, you should phone or use regular mail. Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union will, likewise, not transmit sensitive or personal information that can compromise or violate a user’s privacy when communicating via e-mail.

INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE

At certain times, Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union may not be available due to system maintenance or circumstances beyond our control. Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union conducts frequent and regular backups of your information and utilizes redundant information practices to protect your information from being erroneously altered due to unintentional errors and equipment malfunctions.

INTERNET ACCESS FEES AND TELEPHONE CHARGES

You agree to be solely responsible for any telephone charges, internet access fees, and other such similar fees and expenses you incur by accessing Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union through this site.

Please note that these fees may be assessed and billed separately by your online service provider or phone company. Your Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union profile is created free of charge.

CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union profile or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

CHILDREN

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union does not knowingly solicit data from children. We recognize that protecting children’s identities and privacy on-line is important and the responsibility to do so rests with both the online industry and parents.

COOKIES

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union does not utilize internet “cookies.” Cookies are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a website. They are small bits of data that are stored by a user’s web browser on the user’s hard drive. Cookies can remember what information a user accesses on one web page to simplify subsequent interactions with that website by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user’s transactions on related web pages. For example, if you use the watch list feature to track your personal stock portfolio, a cookie will be stored on your hard drive, which will allow your browser to automatically remember and display this customized information upon your return. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized. Some of our associated companies may themselves use cookies on their own websites. We have no access to, or control of these cookies, should this occur.

LINKS

We are not responsible for practices employed by websites linked to or from our site, nor the information, content, accuracy, or opinions expressed in such websites, and such websites are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us, nor do we maintain any editorial or other control over such websites. Inclusion of any linked website on our site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us. This remains true even where the linked site appears within the parameters or window/frame of our site. Often, links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to users of our site. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our site to another website, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. Your browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our site, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies. We are not responsible for the data collection and practices of third parties linked to our website. Please read the rules and policies of the third-party sites before proceeding.

If you decide to leave our site and access these third-party sites, you do so solely at your own risk.

TERMINATION

Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union reserves the right to terminate your access to any Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union services, in whole or in part, at any time. If you do not access Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union for any twelve (12) month period, we may delete your Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union profile.

CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY

Your Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union information is password-protected. Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union uses industry-standard SSL encryption to protect data transmissions. Emails that you may send without logging in to Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union may not be secure. For that reason, we ask that you do not send confidential information such as Social Security or account numbers to us through an unsecured email.
We provide a number of additional security features at Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union. After logging in, your online “session” will “timeout” after 15 minutes of inactivity and you will be automatically logged off. This prevents other individuals from accessing your personal information in case you have left your PC unattended without logging out. When you submit your password, it is compared with the password we have stored in our secure database. We allow you to enter your password incorrectly four (4)times. If you enter your password incorrectly more than four (4) times, your access to Pittsburgh Federal Credit Union will be locked until you call us to reactivate the account. We monitor and record “bad login” attempts to detect any suspicious activity, such as someone trying to guess your password.

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