Information We Collect, and How We Use and Store It
You may browse portions of the Site that do not require entry of log-in credentials without registration, and without actively entering Personally Identifiable Information. However, certain information may be provided automatically by your web browser or application when entering or utilizing the Site, including, as examples: IP addresses; other device identifiers; browser types; operating systems; access dates and times; and referring and exiting URLs. We may use this information to measure the number of visitors to sections of the Site, to determine from where our visitors linked and to where our visitors link from the Site, and to help us make the Site more useful. For example, we may organize and analyze IP addresses so that we can provide efficient service, improve your user experience, enhance security, monitor usage and produce traffic volume statistics. This type of information may be shared with third parties on an aggregated basis, such as if we choose to disclose site traffic information for marketing or other commercial purposes. We do not use this information alone or in combination with other information to develop consumer profiles.
When using our Site, you may contact us to request information about FHLB Dallas or our products and services. Members or other users of our Site may also be able to sign up for seminars, request specific information about programs or register or apply for various programs or services. In choosing these options, you may provide us with User Information that we use to send you the information, evaluate and process your request or application, or provide you with the services you request. We may share this information with third parties to facilitate the offering of such services or enhance your use of the Site. We may also use such information to send you additional marketing and informational materials about our programs, services, and products.
We will not share any Personally Identifiable Information with third parties, except as permitted by law. For example, those permitted exceptions include disclosures (i) to protect the confidentiality or security of your records; (ii) to our attorneys, accountants, auditors or other third parties providing services to FHLB Dallas; (iii) to law enforcement or other government officials or agencies; or (iv) to consumer reporting agencies. We require third parties to whom we disclose your Personally Identifiable Information to take measures to keep that information confidential. We also maintain and require various security measures designed to protect this information.
If you are a California resident, please refer to our California Consumer Privacy Notice for additional information about your rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018.
Third Party Websites
The FHLB Dallas is committed to protecting the privacy of its Members and their customers by maintaining the confidentiality of nonpublic personal information (as that term is defined in the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999 and the various implementing federal regulations) as detailed in each Member’s respective Advances and Security Agreement. Our practices for safeguarding the privacy of any nonpublic personal information that we receive from or on behalf of Members are summarized below. These key practices represent a variety of processes and procedures implemented by FHLB Dallas for the handling of such information and are stated here to assist Members with their required regulatory compliance.
Sale of Personal Information
- FHLB Dallas does not disclose nonpublic personal information about Members’ customers to third parties, other than for purposes or in a manner authorized by the Member or required for legal, accounting or regulatory purposes, or to third parties that are providing services to FHLB Dallas. FHLB Dallas requires such third-party service providers to comply with all applicable privacy laws and keep any nonpublic personal information of Members’ customers confidential.
- FHLB Dallas maintains administrative, physical and electronic safeguards to help protect the confidentiality of nonpublic personal information received from Members about their customers.
It is FHLB Dallas’s policy not to sell User Information, and we have not done so in the past 12 months. Children’s Privacy
FHLB Dallas does not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from children under the age of 13. If we are made aware that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13 years in a manner inconsistent with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we will delete such information as soon as possible.
Notification of Revisions
Last revised: March 2020