Revised: December 2019
 
 
FACTS WHAT DOES EQUITY BANK DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL 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.
What?
The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us. This information can include:
- Social Security number and income
- Account balances and payment history
- Credit history and credit scores
 
When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
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 Equity Bank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information Does Equity Bank 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 to 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 Yes No
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - 
information about your transactions and experiences
Yes No
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes - 
information about your creditworthiness
No We don't share
For our affiliates to market to you No We don't share
For nonaffiliates to market to you No We don't share
QUESTIONS? Call toll-free 888-733-5041
WHO WE ARE
Who is providing this notice? Equity Bank
WHAT WE DO
How does Equity Bank 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. Third parties who access personal information are required by contract to use the information only for the specific authorized purpose and further protect the personal information from unauthorized access.
How does Equity Bank collect my personal information?
We collect your personal information, for example, when you
- Open an account or deposit money
- Pay your bills or apply for a loan
- Use your credit or debit card

We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates, or other companies.
Why can't I limit all sharing?
Federal law gives the right to limit only
-sharing for affiliates’ everyday business purposes - information about your creditworthiness
-affiliates from using your information to market to you
-sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you
 
State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.

DEFINITIONS
Affiliates
Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
- Our affiliates include financial companies such as Equity Bancshares Inc.
Nonaffiliates
Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.
- Equity Bank does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
Joint marketing
A formal agreement between non-affiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.
- Our joint marketing partner(s) include financial service companies, credit card companies, investment firms, insurance companies, and prepaid card companies.