The internet is an amazing tool. It has the power to change the way we live, and we are starting to see that potential today. With only a few mouse click you can, follow the news, look up facts, buy goods and services, and communicate with others from around the world. It is important to Vista Group Limited to help our customers retain their privacy when they take advantage of all that internet has to offer.
We believe your business is no one else’s. Your privacy is important to you and to us. So we will protect the information you share with us. To protect your privacy, Vista Group Limited follows different principles in accordance with worldwide practices for customer privacy and data protection.
- We would not share or give away your name, mail address, phone number, email address or any other information to anyone.
- We will use state-of-the art security measures to protect your information from unauthorized users
We will ask you, we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allow us to contact you. Generally, this information is requested when you create a Registration ID on the site or when you download free software, enter into a contract – application forms, order payments, email newsletters or join a limited access premium site (online & internet Banking). We use your personal information for four primary purposes:-
- To make the site easier for you to use by not having to enter information more than once.
- To help you quickly find banking apps/software, services or information.
- To help us create content most relevant to you.
- To alert you about product updates, special offers, updated information and other new services from our affiliated companies.
If you chose not to register or provide personal information, you can still use most of vistabankgroup.com. But you will not be able to access areas that require registration.
If you decide to register, you will be able to select the kind of information you want to receive from us by subscribing to various services. Like our electronic newsletter, transaction alerts, e-statements. If you do not want us to communicate with you about other offers regarding our products, services, programs or events by email, postal address, or telephone you may select the option stating that you do not wish to receive marketing messages from us.
We occasionally allow other companies to offer our registered customers information about products and services, using postal mail only. If you do not want to receive these offers, you may select the option stating that you do not wish to receive marketing materials from third parties.
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time at Visitor Center. There, you can:
- View and edit personal information you have already given us.
- Tell us whether you want us to send you marketing information or whether you want third parties to send you their offers by postal mail.
- Sign up for electronic newsletter about our services and products.
- Register. Once you register, you would not need to do it again. Whenever you go on our website, your information stays with you.
Vista Group Limited has taken measures to protect the security of your personal information to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. We take strong precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alterations, or destruction,
We guarantee your e-commerce transactions to be 100% safe and secure. When you place order or access your personal account information, you are utilizing secure server software SSL, which encrypts your personal information before it is sent over the internet. SSL is one of the safest encryption technologies available.
In addition, your transactions are guaranteed under the Fair Credit Billing Act. This Act states that your bank cannot hold you liable for more than $50 in fraudulent credit card charges. If your bank does not hold you liable for USD50 or less, we will cover your liability provided the unauthorized, fraudulent use of your Credit Card resulted through no fault of your own, and from purchases made from use over secure server. In the event of unauthorized use of your credit card, you must notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures.
We strictly protect the security of your personal information and honors your choices, for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alterations, or destruction.
Your Personal Information is never shared outside the Bank without your permission, except under condition explained above. Inside the Bank, data is stored in Password-controlled servers with limited access. Your information may be stored and processed in The Gambia or any other country where Vista Group Limited, its subsidiaries, affiliates or agents are located.
You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your username and password. So do not share these with anyone.
NOTICE TO PARENTS
Parents or guardians, we want to help you guard your children’s privacy. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their Personal information while using the internet.
Vista Group Limited does not publish content that is targeted to children. However, if you are concerned about children providing us with any personal information without your consent, the Bank offers a kid’s account. It allows parents to give parental consent for the collection, use and sharing of children’s (age 17 and under) personal information online.
ELECTRONIC PRODUCT REGISTRATION
When you buy, sign up and install a new product, we may ask you to register your purchase electronically. When you do, we merge your registration information with any information you have already left with us (we call that information your personal profile). If you have not previously registered with us, we create a personal profile for you from your product registration information. If you ever want to review or update that information, you can visit the Profile Center, click on update Profile and edit any of the Personal Information on your profile. If you have not already created a Registration ID, we will ask you to do so. This ensures that only you can access your information. This is a key to accessing our internet and online banking services.
As mentioned above, every registered customer has a unique personal profile. Each profile is assigned a unique personal ID number, which helps us ensure that only you can access your profile.
When you register, we create your profile, assign a personal ID number then send this personal ID number back to your hard drive in the form of a cookie, which is a very small bit of code. This code is uniquely yours. It is your passport to seamless travel across our website www.vistabankgroup.com, allowing you to download free software (banking apps). Order free newsletters and visit premium sites (internet and online banking) without having to fill out registration forms with information you have already provided. Even if you switch computers, you don’t have to re-register – just use your registration ID to identify yourself.
WHAT WE DO WITH INFORMATION YOU SHARE
When you join us, you provide us with your contact information, including house address and email address among others. We use this information to send you updates about your account, order, questions to measure your satisfaction with our services and announcements about new and exciting services that we offer. When you order from us, we ask for your credit card number and billing address. We use this information only to bill you for the product(s) you order at that time. For your convenience, we do save billing information in case you want to order from us again, but we do not use this information again without your permission.
We occasionally, like other companies, to provide limited services on our behalf, including packaging, mailing, delivering purchases, answering customer questions about products and services, sending postal mail, and processing event registration. We will only provide those companies the information they need to deliver the service, and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
Vista Group Limited discloses your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
a. Conform to tenets of the law or comply with legal process served on Vista Group Limited or the site.
b. Protect and defend the rights or property of Vista Group Limited and its family of websites, and
c. Act in urgent circumstance to protect the personal safety of users of Vista Bank Limited, its website, or the public.