Privacy Policy


FACTS

WHAT DOES FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF SOUTH CAROLINA DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

WHY?

Financial companies choose how they share your personal information.  Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing.  Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share and protect your personal information.  Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.

WHAT?

The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us.  This information can include:

•   Social Security number                                       • Transaction history

•   Account balances                                                  •  Overdraft history

•   Payment history                                                   • Checking account information

 When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice

HOW?

All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information to run their everyday business.  In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information; the reasons First National Bank of South Carolina chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

Reasons we can share your personal information

Does First National Bank of South Carolina share?

Can you limit this sharing?

For our everyday business purposes –

Such as to process your transaction, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations, or report to credit bureaus

Yes

No

For our marketing purposes –

To offer our products and services to you

Yes

No

For joint marketing with other financial companies

Yes

No

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes –

Information about your transactions and experiences

No

We don’t share

For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes –

Information about your creditworthiness

No

We don’t share

For nonaffiliates to market to you

 

No

We don’t share

Questions?

Call 803-496-5011 or go to www.fnbsc.com

What We Do

How does First National Bank of South Carolina protect my personal information?

To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with federal law.  These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.

We also maintain other physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect this information and we limit access to information to those employees for whom access is appropriate.

How does First National Bank of South Carolina collect my personal information?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you:

     •  Open an account                                   •Make a wire transfer

     •  Provide account information               •Show your driver’s license

     •  Give us your contact information

We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates or other companies.

Why can’t I limit all sharing?

Federal law gives you the right to limit only

      •  sharing for affiliates’ everyday business purposes – information about your creditworthiness

      •  affiliates from using your information to market to you

      •  sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.

Definitions

Affiliates

Companies related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial and non-financial companies.

•First National Bank of South Carolina has no affiliates.

Nonaffiliates

Companies not related by common ownership or control.  They can be financial and non-financial companies.

First National Bank of South Carolina does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.

Joint Marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

Our joint marketing partners include insurance agents.