Privacy Policy - What Do We 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 also 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 and payment history
  • Account balances and transaction history
  • Credit history and credit scores


When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.


HOW?  -  All financial companies need to share customers' personal information to run their everyday business.  In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers' personal information; the reasons Garrett State Bank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.




 Do we share?  

Can you limit this sharing?                 
For our everyday business purposes-

such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court and legal investigations, or report to credit bureaus 

Yes  No 
For our marketing purposes-

to offer our products and services to you 

Yes  No
For Joint marketing with other financial companies Yes  No 
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes-

information about your transactions and experiences 

No  We don't share
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes-

information about your creditworthiness 

No  We don't share 
For our affiliates to market to you  No  We don't share 
For non-affiliates to market to you  No  We don't share






















 WHAT WE DO                        
How does Garrett State Bank protect   my personal information?

To protect your personal information rom unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with federal law.  These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.


We restrict access to your non-public personal and account information to those employees who need to know that information to provide products and services to you

How does Garrett State Bank collect my personal information?

 We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • open an account or apply for a loan
  • pay your bills or use your credit or debit card
  • make deposits or withdrawals from your account

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' every business purposes-information about your creditworthiness
  • affiliates from using your information to market to you
  • sharing for non-affiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.







 Companies related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial or nonfinancial companies.

  • Garrett State Bank has no affiliates
 Non-affiliates  Companies not related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
  • Garrett State Bank does not share with non-affiliates so they can market to you
 Joint marketing

 A formal agreement between non-affiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • Garrett State Bank may share with joint marketing partners that perform marketing services on our behalf.



Questions?  Call 260-357-3133  eff. 2011