Financial Privacy Resources

protect-personal-info.jpg These articles from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) describe the consumer provisions in the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA). The GLBA applies to banks, savings and loans, credit unions, insurance companies and insurance firms. It also applies to retailers and automobile dealers that collect and share personal information about consumers to whom they extend or arrange credit.

Privacy Choices for Your Personal Financial Information
This fact sheet from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) describes the types of financial information that you can opt out of having shared.

The Privacy Rights Clearinghouse has numerous informative fact sheets on financial privacy.

Personal Privacy Resources

How to Keep Your Personal Information Secure
This FTC Consumer Alert provides tips to help you manage your personal information.

These fact sheets are from the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse:

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