Effectice June 25, 2017
Sixup PBC Inc., Sixup Lending LLC, and our affiliates (together, "Sixup", "we", "us", "our", or "Company") handle your personal information in accordance with the current Privacy Notice posted on sixup.com. This document provides additional information about our practices with regard to your use of, and interaction with, Sixup's website (the "Website") and our social media pages ("Social Media Pages"). By using the Website or interacting with Sixup, you agree to these Online Privacy & Security Practices.
We collect information about you depending upon whether you are applying for a loan, are enrolling in or using other products or services, are interacting the Website or otherwise with Sixup, or are viewing the Website for information provided. To apply for certain products or services, you may be asked to provide us or our third-party service providers with personally identifiable information, such as username, password, date of birth, school transcripts, and social security number. In using or visiting the Website, we may also collect information related to your visit to the Website and your computer, such as the domain and host from which you access the Internet, the IP address of your computer or other device you are using, information about your browser and the operating system of your computer or other device, your physical location through geolocation, and information from cookies or similar devices described below.
We use your information for a variety of purposes, such as:
Please see the current Privacy Notice posted on sixup.com for information regarding how we share your information and the choices you available to you regarding that sharing.
In order to measure the effectiveness of our Website and how visitors use the Website, we and our vendors may use tracking technologies such as cookies, web beacons, and similar devices. The information we or our vendors collect includes pages visited on our Website and whether you are a new visitor our Website. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies and similar devices. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie or similar device, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it, but for some of our web pages that require an authorization, cookies are not optional. Users choosing not to accept cookies or similar devices will probably not be able to access those pages or the related products and services. For general information on cookies, see the information provided by the Electronic Privacy Information Center: https://epic.org/privacy/internet/cookies
Sixup may also engage in "retargeting", that is, online behavioral advertising on third-party sites. In essence, information collected about your visits to our Website is used to present advertisements on third-party websites.
We do not respond to "do not track" signals or similar mechanisms when a visitor to the Website requests that we disable the collection of information about the visitor's online activities, including navigation around the Website. We may also permit third parties to collect information on the Website, and they may also not respond to "do not track" signals.
The Website and our Social Media Pages are not for anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register as users.
When you use our Social Media Pages, you are subject to the terms of service of the particular social media platform. In addition, where you are able to comment or post anything on our Social Media Pages, you agree that you will not create comments or post anything that:
We retain the right to remove any comments and posts that we believe to violate these requirements, the rules of the particular social media platform, or otherwise in our own discretion.
You understand that the views or statements in the comments or posts of others are theirs and not those of Sixup, that the experiences of individuals may vary, and that by republishing a comment or post, Sixup does not necessarily endorse its content. Remember that Sixup's own posts and comments were made at the time of posting and may later be outdated.
Our Social Media Pages are not intended to provide customer service relating to the application for a student loan or any of Sixup's related services. Please use the contact information provided in our application process or other service to contact us regarding your particular loan or account. Also, be careful not to include any sensitive personal information, such as your social security number, account number, or date of birth, in any comment or post.
We seek to use reasonable technical, administrative, and other measures to protect your personally identifiable information. To protect the confidentiality of such personal information, you should not divulge your password to anyone. You are responsible for all uses of the Website and our services by any person using information that would allow access your account, such as username and password. You agree to advise us immediately if you believe your password has been compromised. Sixup will never request that you provide your username, password, social security number, or driver's license number over email; please do not respond to such requests, and report them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sixup reserves the right to change this document at any time, so please review it frequently. We will provide notice of changes by indicating on the revised document the date it was last updated and making such updated document available on the Website.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this policy, you should contact us by emailing us at email@example.com or by writing to us via the US Postal Service at Sixup, 77 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 101, MS-1223, San Francisco, CA 94102.