Privacy Policies effective October 12, 2009
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GM will have access to your name and other personal information you enter here. GM dealers and third parties will also have access to personal information you enter here and your browsing activities on this page in order to provide you the dealer locator services you are requesting. The role of each party is explained below and links to applicable privacy statements are provided.
Collection and Use of Your Information by GM
Information Directed to Our Dealers
When you complete a form on this website to ask a question of or request a quote from a GM dealer, the information you submit is forwarded by GM to the GM dealer you selected. Each GM dealer is independent of GM and the dealer you direct your communication to will have its own privacy statement. Please contact the dealer or visit the dealer’s website for more information on its privacy practices.
Changes to these Privacy Policies or Statements
This Privacy Statement is effective as of October 12, 2009
|Merit Chevrolet’s Privacy Notice
In connection with your transaction, Merit Chevrolet may obtain information about you as described in this notice, which we handle as stated in this notice. This does not apply to information obtained in a non-financial transaction.
We collect nonpublic personal information about you from the following sources: Information we receive from you on applications or other forms in connection with a financial transaction; Information about your transactions with us, our affiliates or others; Information we receive from a consumer-reporting agency.
We may disclose all of the information we collect, as described above, to companies that perform marketing or other functions on our behalf or to other financial institutions with whom we have joint marketing agreements. We may make such disclosure about you as a consumer, customer, or former customer.
We may also disclose nonpublic personal information about you as a consumer, customer, or former customer, to non-affiliated third parties as permitted by law.
We restrict access to nonpublic personal information about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to you. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.
CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: I (we) acknowledge that I (we) received a copy of this notice on the date indicated below and furthermore authorize the release of my/our non-public information to certain third parties.
By clicking the icon the consumer(s)/Customer(s) hereby authorize Merit Chevrolet and its employees to pass on non-public information contained in the application for credit and from all other sources including credit bureaus and from interviews, to one or all of the following banks and lending institutions for the purpose of arranging a loan or lease for the undersigned: GMAC, Wells Fargo NA, Wells Fargo Financial, St. Paul Postal Employees Credit Union, Richfield Bank and Trust, Americredit, Arcadia Financial Ltd., and Nuvell. If the lease or purchase is a new or demonstrator Chevrolet or a GM Certified used vehicle I/We also authorize Merit Chevrolet to report the sale to General Motors along with any necessary non-public information they may require.