York Funding Internet Privacy And Links Policy
York Funding LLC is committed to protecting your privacy when you access our website and the online services we offer. Consistent with New York State’s Internet Security and Privacy Act, Freedom of Information Law and Personal Privacy Protection Law, this policy explains the use of information which you provide to us and information which may be available to us when you access this website.
For purposes of this policy, “personal information” means any information concerning a natural person which, because of name, number, symbol, mark, or other identifier, can be used to identify that natural person. York Funding LLC does not collect any personal information about you unless you provide that information voluntarily by sending an e-mail or by initiating an online transaction, such as a survey, registration or application form. The voluntary disclosure of personal information by the user, whether solicited or unsolicited, constitutes consent to the collection and disclosure of the information by the Office for the purposes for which the user disclosed the information to the Office, as was reasonably ascertainable from the nature and terms of the disclosure, including collection and disclosure for the purpose of validating the identity of the user.
The information that is available to us from your visit to this website depends upon what sections of the website you visit and what actions you take during your visit.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
Employees of the Office of York Funding, LLC are prohibited from disclosing any information you provide, except as provided or required by court order or other law (for example, the Freedom of Information Law, which requires State agencies to make certain information available to the public upon request). We use information you provide, such as your email address, only to send you information that you have requested. We will use information you provide us in connection with an online application to process your request. York Funding, LLC does not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease email addresses or other personal information collected at our site.
Pursuant to the Internet Security and Privacy Act, York Funding, LLC, may collect or disclose personal information without user consent if the collection or disclosure is: (1) necessary by law, or authorized by State or federal statute or regulation; (2) made pursuant to court order or by law; (3) for the purpose of validating the identity of the user; or (4) if the information is used solely for statistical purposes and is in a form that cannot be used to identify any particular person.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
This website collects and stores information each time it is accessed to enable us to measure the total number of visitors, and certain non-personal statistical information on types of users, to the different sections of our site. This helps us make our website more accessible and useful to visitors.
If you browse through our site reading, printing, or downloading information, no personal identifying information will be revealed about you. During a browsing visit, the following information will be collected
None of the foregoing information is deemed to constitute personal information. This information is retained for one year and is then destroyed.
If you visit our site just to read or download information such as press releases, no further information is collected.
If you identify yourself by sending an email, your email address may be retained for further communication with you in connection with processing your request or as provided by law. Unless we request that you do so, we do not encourage you to send any personal information in an electronic mail message. However, if you initiate a transaction by email, any relevant information will be stored pursuant to the retention period applicable to the unit from which the transaction was requested as described above.
If you request that we place you on a mailing list, we will do so, but you will always have the opportunity to request that we remove your e-mail address from any such list.
CONSEQUENCES OF REFUSAL TO PROVIDE REQUIRED INFORMATION
As noted above, York funding, LLC does not collect any personal information about you during your visit to this website unless you provide that information voluntarily by sending an email or initiating an online transaction. While your choice not to participate in these activities may limit your ability to receive specific services or products through this website, it will not prevent you from requesting services or products from York Funding, LLC by other means, and will not normally have an impact on your ability to take advantage of other features of the website, including browsing or downloading publicly available information.
ACCESS TO INFORMATION BY USERS
Any user may submit a request to York Funding LLC to determine whether personal information pertaining to that user has been collected through this website. Any such request shall be made in writing to the address below and must be accompanied by reasonable proof of the identity of the user. Reasonable proof of identity may include verification of a signature, inclusion of an identifier generally known only to the user, or similar appropriate identification. The address of the privacy compliance officer is:
37-18 Northern Blvd.
Long Island City, NY 11101
The privacy compliance officer shall, within five (5) business days of the date of the receipt of a proper request: (i) provide access to the personal information; (ii) deny access in writing, explaining the reasons therefor; or (iii) acknowledge the receipt of the request in writing, stating the approximate date when the request will be granted or denied, which date shall not be more than thirty (30) days from the date of the acknowledgment.
In the event that York Funding LLC has collected personal information pertaining to a user through its website and that information is to be provided to the user pursuant to the user’s request, the privacy compliance officer shall inform the user of his or her right to request that the personal information be amended or corrected under the procedures set forth in section 95 of the Public Officers Law.
The software and hardware you use to access the website allows you to refuse new cookies or delete existing cookies. Refusing or deleting these cookies may limit your ability to take advantage of some features of this website.
York Funding LLC website contains links to other websites for your information and convenience we have no control over the privacy practices or the content of such other websites. Please review the privacy information provided by these sites.
The responsibility for the content and accuracy of information on sites accessed by linking from our website rests with the entities providing the information. This includes any responsibility for updating information upon which visitors may rely.
The inclusion of links from this site to others does not imply any endorsement by the Office of the State Comptroller of any product, service or vendor. Any mention of products, services, or vendors is for informational purposes only.
If another website provides a link from that website to our site, it must link to our home page. Such links may not capture our pages within “frames” from other sites or otherwise present our content as content of another website.
Websites operated by York Funding, LLC have reasonable security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of data and information under our control. Interactive applications may use encoding, secure certificates or other measures to protect this information. For further information concerning security of any application on our website, please contact us at Rhea@Yorkfunding.com.
USE BY CHILDREN
York Funding LLC does not knowingly collect personal information from children or create profiles of children through this website. Users are cautioned, however, that the collection of personal information submitted in an interactive application or email will be treated as though it was submitted by an adult, and may, unless exempted from access by federal or State law, be subject to public access. We strongly encourage parents and teachers to be involved in children’s Internet activities and to provide guidance whenever children are asked to provide personal information online.