Financial Privacy Policy

Wholemax.com cares about your privacy

I. INTRODUCTION

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.

II. INFORMATION COLLECTED AND HOW IT IS USED

  1. The type of information we collect and share will depend on the product or service you use through us. This information can include your:

    1. Social Security number;

    2. Income;

    3. Account balances;

    4. Payment history;

    5. Credit history; and

    6. Employment information.

  1. If you make a purchase through the Services, or otherwise use the Services in a way that involves sending or receiving payment, we may request Information to process and complete the transaction such as:

    1. Credit card information;

    2. Name and contact information of financial institution;

    3. Account type;

    4. Routing number; and

    5. Account number.

This Information is collected and stored by our third-party payment processing companies, which may include PayPal, whose privacy policy can be found here, and Stripe, whose privacy policy can be found here, (the “Payment Processor”), and use and storage of that information is governed by the Payment Processor’s applicable terms of service and privacy policy. We may, from time to time, request and receive some of your financial information from our Payment Processor for the following purposes:

  1. Completing transactions you initiate through the Services;

  2. Enrolling you in discount, rebate, and other programs in which you elect to participate;

  3. Protecting against or identifying possible fraudulent transactions; and

  4. Otherwise as needed to manage and operate our business.

If you provide your credit information through our Services, we may collect and store your credit application details that will be submitted to Wholemax.com for submission to a finance company and which may contain some or all of the following Information:

  1. Name;

  2. Email address;

  3. Mailing address;

  4. Phone number;

  5. Date of birth;

  6. Driver’s license number;

  7. Employment information; and

  8. Income information.

By submitting your Information, you expressly authorize Wholemax.com to submit such Information to a finance company, and for Wholemax.com, and any of its Affiliates or Nonaffiliates, to use that Information in accordance with their respective privacy policies.

  1. Any personal information that Wholemax.com collects is kept as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Financial Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required by law or our recordkeeping policies and practices. When we no longer have reason to retain your personal information it will be destroyed or anonymized in a manner designed to preserve its private and confidential nature, however archival copies may be impossible to delete.

  2. 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 Wholemax.com chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

  1. For our everyday business purposes such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations or report to credit bureaus we share information and you cannot limit this sharing.

  2. For our marketing purposes to offer our products and services to you we share information and you cannot limit this sharing.

  3. For our affiliates everyday business purposes information is shared about your transactions and experiences and you cannot limit this sharing.

  4. For our affiliates everyday business purposes, we share information about your creditworthiness and you can limit this sharing.

  5. For our affiliates to market to you we share information and you can limit this sharing.

  6. For nonaffiliates to market to you we share information and you can limit this sharing.

  1. To limit our sharing please contact Wholemax Operations, 14 North East 1st Avenue, Suite 700 Miami, FL 33132 or [email protected]

Note: Only inquiries about permission to hyperlink, this privacy policy, your personal information, Rejection Notices or copyright complaints, should be sent to Wholemax Operations. No other communications will be accepted or responded to.

III. PROTECTION AND COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

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

  1. Wholemax.com collects your personal information, for example, when you:

    1. Visit our website;

    2. Apply for financing or give us your income information; or

    3. Provide employment information or give us your contact information.

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

  1. Federal law places some limitation on your right to limit sharing of your information but you can limit sharing in the following ways:

    1. Sharing for affiliates’ everyday business purposes – information about your creditworthiness;

    2. Affiliates from using your information to market to you; and

    3. Sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing. See below for more on your rights under state law.

IV. DEFINITIONS

Affiliates are companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

Nonaffiliates are companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and non financial companies and could include insurance companies, mortgage companies, credit card companies and direct marketing companies.

Joint Marketing is a formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial or non financial companies that together market financial products or services to you or non financial products or services to you.

V. OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION

California residents: We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates to market to you, except with your express consent. We will not share your personal and financial information with affiliates or joint marketing companies, if you instruct us not to do so. To limit our sharing with affiliates and joint marketing companies, please contact Wholemax Operations, 14 North East 1st Avenue, Suite 700 Miami, FL 33132 or [email protected] Include the words “Opt Out” in the subject line and body of your email.

Vermont residents: We will not share personal information with nonaffiliates to market to you, or share consumer report information about you with affiliates or joint marketing companies, except with your express consent.