- Information Collected
2) Information about your transactions: We collect information about your transactions in order to provide you with various functionalities and features that are part of the app, such as your “Payment Rules”.
3) Information via Third Parties: We collect Personal Information about you via third parties to verify your identity and provide you with the functionalities of the Service.
4) Information collected automatically: We (or third parties acting on our behalf) may collect information about your usage of our Services. Information that we automatically collect includes Application event information such as crashes.
5) Information collected through analytic tools: we use analytic tools to enhance the quality of our Services by tracking how and when various aspects of the Piecewise Platform are used.
- Use of Information
1) We may use information for research purposes to improve our Services. We may use information for “matching” purposes to offer you student debt refinancing opportunities that best fit your profile. Any third parties involved in “matching” will not have access to any of your Personal Information until you explicitly authorize it by indicating interest in a refinancing opportunity.
2) We may use your Personal Information to resolve any issues related to the administration and functionality of your account and ensure the security of your repayment process, i.e. by asking you to confirm details or enter a passcode before sending a payment. Information about the third party provider Plaid’s Use of Information can be found here: https://plaid.com/legal/#end-user-privacy-policy
3) We may use your email address for correspondence with you about our services. You may opt out of promotional emails by “unsubscribing” or contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Sharing of Information
1) We do not share your Personal Information with any third parties so they can market to you. The only case in which your information is shared with a third party is when you explicitly authorize it via indicating interest in a refinancing opportunity.
2) We may share your Personal Information with unaffiliated third parties if it is in the interest of completing a transaction on your behalf, if the information is required to verify your identity, if the information is required to keep your Account secure, or if the information is required to comply with the law.
1) We ourselves have a comprehensive security program in place that includes all possible safeguards for our physical facilities and systems, databases, and communications networks. We require our third-party service providers that receive Personal Information about our Users to maintain the same comprehensive standard.
2) All personal financial information, such as bank and student loan provider account information, that is transmitted via our Services is protected by SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption.
3) You also play a role in protecting your Personal Information. Please keep your Piecewise Account login information safe and do not share it with others.
4) You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your Piecewise account or any other breach of security.