GC Services is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Privacy Statement applies to the GC Services Student Loan Division website and governs data collection and usage. By using the GC Services Student Loan Division website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your personal information
GC Services collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, phone number, or address.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by GC Services. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by GC Services for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the GC Services Student Loan Division website.
GC Services encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from this site so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. GC Services is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the GC Services family of websites.
Use of your Personal Information
GC Services collects and uses your personal information to operate the Student Loan Division website and deliver the services you have requested. GC Services also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from GC Services and its affiliates.
GC Services does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. In addition, GC Services 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 GC Services, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
GC Services does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
GC Services keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within our Student Loan Division website, in order to determine what student loans services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within GC Services to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
GC Services website 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 GC Services or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of GC Services; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of GC Services Student Loan Division website, or the public.
The GC Services Student Loan Division 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 webpage 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 register with GC Services Student Loan site or services, a cookie helps GC Services 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 this website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the 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.
Security of your Personal Information
GC Services secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. GC Services 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 websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
GC Services will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect changes in the law and company policy. GC Services encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how GC Services is protecting your information.