Bank of Brenham is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Bank of Brenham Web site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Bank of Brenham website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Bank of Brenham collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Bank of Brenham also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Bank of Brenham. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This
information is used by Bank of Brenham for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Bank of Brenham Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Bank of Brenham public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Bank of Brenham
does not read any of your private online communications.
Bank of Brenham encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Bank of Brenham so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Bank of Brenham is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Bank of Brenham
and Bank of Brenham family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Bank of Brenham collects and uses your personal information to operate the Bank of Brenham
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Bank of Brenham also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Bank of Brenham and its affiliates. Bank of Brenham may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Bank of Brenham does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Bank of Brenham may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Bank of Brenham
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Bank of Brenham, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Bank of Brenham does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Bank of Brenham keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Bank of Brenham, in order to determine what Bank of Brenham services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Bank of Brenham to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Bank of Brenham Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Bank of Brenham or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Bank of Brenham; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Bank of Brenham, or the public.
The Bank of Brenham Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Bank of Brenham pages, or
register with Bank of Brenham site or services, a cookie helps Bank of Brenham
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Bank of Brenham Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Bank of Brenham
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Bank of Brenham services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Bank of Brenham secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Bank of Brenham secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Bank of Brenham will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Bank of Brenham encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Bank of Brenham is protecting your
Bank of Brenham welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Bank of Brenham has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Bank of Brenham at Do.Not.Reply-FISWebServices@fisglobal.com.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the
Your privacy is very important to us. We would like to advise you that Internet email is not secure. Please do not submit any information that you consider confidential. We recommend you do not include your social security or account number or other specific identifying information.
You are leaving Bank of Brenham's website and linking to a third party site. Please be advised that you will then link to a website hosted by another party, where you will no longer be subject to, or under the protection of, the privacy and security policies of Bank of Brenham. We recommend that you review and evaluate the privacy and security policies of the site that you are entering. Bank of Brenham assumes no liability for the content, information, security, policies or transactions provided by these other sites.
You are leaving an Bank of Brenham website and linking to a third party site. Please be advised that you will then link to a website hosted by another party, where you will no longer be subject to, or under the protection of, the privacy and security policies of Bank of Brenham. We recommend that you review and evaluate the privacy and security policies of the site that you are entering. Bank of Brenham assumes no liability for the content, information, security, policies or transactions provided by these other sites.