Please review and retain this important privacy 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.|
The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us. This information can include:
|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 Wintrust Wealth Management chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.|
|Reasons we can share your personal information||Does Wintrust Wealth Management share?||Can you limit this sharing?|
|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||Yes||No|
|For our marketing purposes—to offer our products and services to you||Yes||No|
|For joint marketing with other financial companies||No||We don't share|
|For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your transactions and experiences||Yes||Yes|
|For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your creditworthiness||Yes||Yes|
|For our affiliates to market to you||Yes||Yes|
|For non-affiliates to market to you||Yes||Yes|
Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice; however, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.
If you have questions about our policy or for additional copies of this notice, send an e-mail to email@example.com or contact Wintrust Wealth Management at 231 S. LaSalle Street, 13th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60604 or call 866-943-4732.
|Who is providing this notice?||Wintrust Wealth Management (“WWM”) is providing this notice. WWM includes:
|How does Wintrust Wealth Management 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.|
|How does Wintrust Wealth Management collect my personal information?||We collect your personal information, for example, when you:
|Why can’t I limit all sharing?||Federal law gives you the right to limit only
|What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly with someone else?||Your choices will apply to everyone on your account.|
|Affiliates||Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
|Non-affiliates||Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
|Joint Marketing||A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
If your Financial Advisor’s affiliation with Wintrust Investments (“WTI”) ends and he or she joins a non-affiliated securities broker-dealer with which WTI has entered into an agreement limiting the use of information, WTI will permit your Financial Advisor to retain certain contact information, limited to your name, address, e-mail address, phone number and account title. AK, CA, ND or VT Residents: Accounts with a mailing address in AK, CA, ND or VT will be treated as if they have selected for us not to share your credit and personal financial information with our affiliates.
Protecting the identity and privacy of children is a responsibility that we take very seriously. The responsibility to protect this information rests with both the online industry as well as with parents. We do not knowingly collect, use, or maintain any information through our websites about children who are under the age of 13. If we determine that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with information through one of our websites, we will only use this information to notify the parents that the information was received.
Parents can avail themselves of various filtering software packages that are available to prevent their children from accessing websites which they deem to be inappropriate. Parents can choose to utilize this and other methods to limit websites to which their children have access.