Why we collect personal information. We collect personal information to enroll you in our service. The information we require is the absolute minimum necessary. Advanced Credit Technologies uses your personal information to provide you with superior customer service, and to communicate with you regarding your case. In addition, we use your personal information to keep you up to date on the latest service announcements, feature updates, special offers, and other information we think you would like to hear about. From time to time, we may also use your personal information to contact you to participate in a market research survey, so that we can gauge client satisfaction and improve our service further.
How we collect personal information. We collect information about you at the time you sign up for our service, and any time we enter information from your credit report into our database. The latter is necessary to make that information available to you via the account status. In addition, when you sign up for a new Advanced Credit Technologies service, or ask to be included in an email mailing list, we collect and store the information you provide in a secure database.
To save you time and make our web services even easier to use, some areas of the Advanced Credit Technologies web site allow you to create an "user name" using your personal information. The system saves your information and assigns you a unique Advanced Credit Technologies user name. Next time you log into the client section of our web site you can simply enter your user name and passcode the system will automatically look up the information it needs.
Advanced Credit Technologies works with other companies that help us provide Advanced Credit Technologies services to you, and we may provide your personal information to these companies. For example, should we need to forward written documents to you we give shipping companies this information so they can deliver more efficiently. The information they receive is for shipping and delivery purposes only, and we require that the companies safeguard your personal information in accordance with Advanced Credit Technologies' policies.