Financial Service Firms are required by law to inform their clients of their policies regarding privacy of client information. Broker dealers, Investment Advisors and Insurance Agencies have been and continue to be bound by professional standards of confidentiality that are even more stringent than those required by law. Therefore, we have always protected your right to privacy.
Types of Nonpublic Personal Information We Collect
We collect nonpublic personal information about you that is provided to us by you or obtained by us with your authorization.
Parties to Whom We Disclose Information
We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about our clients or former clients to unaffiliated third parties, except as permitted by law. When necessary to provide all of the services you request for your account, we may provide nonpublic personal information about you to certain third parties, such as clearing firms that serve or may serve as the custodian of your account, or that may effect securities transactions on your behalf, or insurance companies. Such disclosure is only made to fulfill our duties to you in fully servicing your account. Under no circumstances do we sell your name or other information to anyone.
Protecting the Confidentiality and Security of Current and Former Clients' Information
We retain records relating to professional services that we provide so that we are better able to assist you with your professional needs, and in some cases, to comply with our professional guidelines. In order to guard your nonpublic personal information, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards.