At South Shore Finance, we prioritize the privacy and security of our clients' personal and financial information. This Privacy & Policy document outlines our commitment to protecting your privacy and describes how we collect, use, and safeguard the information you provide to us. By accessing our website or utilizing our services, you agree to the terms outlined in this policy.
1.1 Personal Information: We may collect personal information, including but not limited to your name, address, contact details, date of birth, nationality, occupation, and financial information, when you open an account or engage in transactions with us. This information is necessary for us to provide our services effectively.
1.2 Usage Data: We may collect non-personal information about your interactions with our website and services. This may include IP addresses, browser type, operating system, pages visited, and referring URLs. This information helps us improve our website functionality and enhance your experience.
Use of Information:
2.1 Service Provision: We use the information collected to provide and administer our banking services, process transactions, and fulfill your requests. This includes account maintenance, customer support, and communication related to your account.
2.2 Compliance with Laws and Regulations: We may use your information to comply with applicable laws, regulations, and legal processes. This includes anti-money laundering (AML) and know your customer (KYC) requirements.
2.3 Internal Analysis and Improvement: We may use the information to analyze trends, conduct research, and improve our services. This allows us to enhance our offerings, customize content, and optimize our operations.
2.4 Marketing Communications: With your consent, we may send you marketing communications regarding our products, services, and promotions. You have the right to opt out of these communications at any time.
3.1 Third-Party Service Providers: We may engage trusted third-party service providers to assist us in delivering our services. These providers may have access to your information to perform their functions but are bound by strict confidentiality obligations.
3.2 Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information when required by law, court order, or other legal processes. We may also disclose information to protect our rights, safety, and property, or to enforce our terms and conditions.
3.3 Business Transfers: In the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of our assets, your information may be transferred as part of the transaction. We will ensure that appropriate safeguards are in place to protect your privacy rights.
4.1 Data Protection: We employ industry-standard security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. We continuously review and update our security practices to ensure the highest level of data protection.
4.2 Confidentiality: Our employees and authorized third parties have access to your information on a need-to-know basis and are bound by strict confidentiality agreements.
4.3 Secure Transmission: While we strive to protect your information, please be aware that no transmission of data over the internet is entirely secure. We encourage you to take appropriate precautions when sharing information online.
Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We have no control over the privacy practices or content of these websites. We recommend reviewing their privacy policies before providing any personal information.
Changes to the Privacy & Policy:
We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy & Policy at any time. Any changes will be posted on our website with the updated effective date. We encourage you to review this policy periodically to stay informed about how we protect your information.
If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding our Privacy & Policy or the handling of your personal information, please contact us using the provided contact information on