GTE Federal Credit Union d/b/a GTE Financial takes all the necessary steps to make protecting your identity and any information we collect about you a top priority while serving all of your financial needs. This includes information collected when you visit any mobile or online site or application that we own, but not limited to GTE’s website and our mobile apps.
We remain committed to providing you with competitive products and services that are unique to your wants and needs. In order to continue to do so, we must share information about you to complete the transactions and to provide you with the various financial opportunities. This requires our engaging and entering into agreements with other businesses that provide either services to us or additional financial products for you to consider. To protect your privacy we ensure that these businesses agree to maintain strong confidentiality protections and limits the use of information we provide. GTE does not permit these businesses to sell to other third parties any information we provide to them.
We may collect information regarding your mobile device such as device settings, unique device identifiers, information about your location, and analytical information that may assist with diagnostics and performance. For your convenience, you may be asked to grant permission for access to your mobile device's geolocation data. This information may be collected when you use certain services that are dependent on your mobile device’s location (such as the location of an ATM or in store transactions). GTE collects phone numbers for GTE Mobile App Functionality, such as one-time code authentication, text banking, contacting the member when ordering a new card, and other SMS communication. Data obtained through the short code program will not be shared with any third-parties for their marketing reasons/purposes.
GTE does not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the age of thirteen (13) who may use our Sites without obtaining the legally required consent from a parent or legal guardian.