NewRetirement Inc. has received TRUSTE’s Privacy Seal signifying that this Privacy Statement and our practices have been reviewed for compliance with the TRUSTe program. In order to view our relationship with TRUSTe please visit the validation page visible by clicking on the TRUSTe Seal. The TRUSTe program covers only information that is collected through this website, http://www.newretirement.com.
There are two types of information we collect:
Personal Information - this is "individually identifiable" information you provide to us when requesting information through our site.
We collect and use personal information about you to respond to any requests you make for information, products and/or services offered through this website. We may also collect information in order to inform you about products, services, and other opportunities we think will be of interest to you. Even though some personal information we gather from you may be considered publicly available through government records or other public sources, we treat all personal information submitted by you as nonpublic personal information.
The information we collect may be from the following places:
- Information you supply to us when you sign up to receive communication from us (example: your email address).
- Information provided by you in association with obtaining financial products or services such as reverse mortgage loans (such as your name, age, telephone number, self-assessed property value).
- Information you provide us through surveys, feedback, promotions or other forms hosted on our website or the pages of a NewRetirement.com partner.
- Information about others such as name and age.
Non Personal Information - this is "non-personally identifiable" information, such as normal web server/visitor traffic data or demographic information.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not sell and share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies apart from providing products or services you have specifically requested or under the following conditions:
Product or Service Requests - If you enter a request for a financial, insurance or other product or service offered through this website we will share personal information included in your request form, such as your name, email, physical address, telephone number, and property information, with lenders and partners in our provider network who offer the product you inquired about and like products with similar benefits to process and complete your request. Everyone on our network of providers, including banks, brokers and other firms has entered into a marketing agreement with NewRetirement.com and are required to comply with state and federal privacy laws and regulations. NewRetirement.com and Partners on our provider network may contact you by telephone (including calls to a mobile phone or calls made using automated dialing), email, direct mail or any other method they may deem appropriate based on the information you supplied to us in order to process and complete your request, even if you have opted into the National Do Not Call List administered by the Federal Trade Commission or any state equivalent Do Not Call List. If any of these firms calls you by telephone and you wish not to be contacted again by that firm, then you should notify that firm that you do not wish to be contacted again. If a firm ignores your request and contacts you again, please contact us immediately by sending an email to NewRetirement.com Customer Service. Please note that the lenders and other firms may maintain the information you provided whether you choose to use their services or not.
Vendors - We sometimes share some of the information we collect with companies, such as marketing partners or other third parties that provide certain services for us such as marketing services, data verification and live chat. We may use the personal information that you supply to us and we may work with other third parties to bring selected retail opportunities to you via direct mail, email and telemarketing. These companies only have access to personal information necessary to deliver their service, and may not share it with others or use it for any other purpose - these limits are specified in confidentiality and other legal agreements with us. If you do not want us to share your personal information with these companies, contact us at Customer Service.
We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our Web site or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this site and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.
With the exception of transactional email messages confirming or following up an action you've taken on our website, such as requesting information or registering a "My NewRetirement" account, NewRetirement.com will only send email communications to you if you opt to submit your email address to us or register to receive them. With the exception of transactional email messages confirming or following up an action you've taken on our website, such as requesting information or registering a "My NewRetirement" account, NewRetirement will include an opt-out opportunity to unsubscribe in all email communications; you may also opt out on our unsubscribe page. Sometimes, you may also receive emails that advertise NewRetirement.com's services from third party publishers. We do not tolerate Spam and have established firm rules for dealing with any third party email services to ensure that advertisements for NewRetirement.com are not sent out through a "Spam" mailing. Any third party email publishers that refuse to abide by NewRetirement.com's anti-Spam policy will be dropped as service providers. If you want to stop receiving emails from a third party, you should follow the opt-out instructions included in the third party email so that you will not be included in any future mailings. If the third party email publisher is unresponsive to your requests, please let us know at NewRetirement.com Customer Service.
IP Addresses and Cookies
As is true of most web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.
We may combine this automatically collected log information with other information we collect about you. We do this to improve services we offer you and to improve marketing, analytics, and site functionality.
Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by NewRetirement, Inc. and our marketing partners, affiliates, and analytics service providers. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We use Local Storage, such as HTML5, to store content information and preferences. Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features on our website or to display advertising based upon your web browsing activity also use Flash cookies or HTML5 to collect and store information. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5.
Framing - Some of our pages utilize framing and/or masking techniques to serve content from our partners while preserving the look and feel of our site. Please be aware that you are providing your personal information to these third parties and not to www.newretirement.com.
Facebook Connect or other OpenID provider - You can log in to our site using sign-in services such as Facebook Connect or an Open ID provider. These services will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name and email address to pre-populate our sign up form. Services like Facebook Connect give you the option to post information about your activities on this Web site to your profile page to share with others within your network.
Tell-A-Friend - If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. NewRetirement.com does not store this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
Testimonials - With your consent we may post your testimonial along with your name. If you want your testimonial removed please contact us at Customer Service. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Confidentiality and Security
The security of your personal information is very important at NewRetirement.com, and we take a number of steps to safeguard it. For example:
- We limit access to personal information to those employees or agents who have a need to know such information in order to assist in providing requested products and services to you. They are required to adhere to strict policies and procedures regarding the handling of your personal information.
- We use industry standard data encryption technologies when sending and receiving consumer information on the NewRetirement.com website.
- We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal standards to protect personal information about you.
No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you register or otherwise opt to receive communications from us, such as completing an online form, we will periodically send you newsletters and other e-mails featuring educational information, special offers, and other members-only benefits. If you would like to stop receiving these communications, please let us know by clicking here to unsubscribe or send an email to NewRetirement.com Customer Service (you may also opt-out by clicking on the unsubscribe link in our emails). Our email database is updated regularly. However, you may continue to receive email communications from us up to ten business days from the time we receive your unsubscribe request.
Please note that third party advertisers that maintain their own mailing lists may send communications that advertise our services, and you may need to contact these parties directly in order to stop receiving their email communications.
We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.
Also, please note that if you request information about a product or service through our website, we may send you a thank you email, ask for a satisfaction rating or a testimonial and send you periodic product reminders as part of your service.
Third Party Links
If NewRetirement.com receives personal information from a third party that is not in conjunction with a service offered on our site, the use and disclosure of such information is governed by the agreement (if any) between NewRetirement.com and such third party.
NewRetirement.com does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected Personal Information of a child under the age of 13, we will delete that data from our systems.
Updating Your Information
If your personal information changes or you want to access, update or delete inaccuracies, please contact NewRetirement.com Customer Service. You can also write us at the address below and request that your personal information be updated. We will respond to your request within a reasonable timeframe.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at Customer Service. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Questions and Suggestions
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By sending a letter to:
Attn: Customer Service
1933 Davis Street, Suite 205
San Leandro, CA 94577
Last updated: May 10, 2016