Privacy Policy

(Effective June 2016)

PLAIN GREEN LOANS IS PROVIDING YOU THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IN A MANNER CONSISTENT WITH PRINCIPLES UNDER UNITED STATES FEDERAL LAW.

FACTS WHAT DOES PLAIN GREEN LOANS 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 lenders to tell you how they 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
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 Plain Green Loans chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information Does Plain Green Loans 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 DO NOT SHARE
For our affiliates' everyday business purposes -
information about your transactions and experiences
YES No
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 our products and services to you on our behalf YES YES
For non-affiliates to market other companies’ products or services to you No WE DO NOT SHARE
To limit our sharing

Please note:

If you are a new customer, we may begin sharing your information as soon as the same day that you apply for a loan, unless you have the right to opt out, in which case we give you 30 days to opt out before we may begin sharing. 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.

Questions?

Call (866) 420-7157 or go to www.plaingreenloans.com/ContactUs.aspx

Who we are

Who is providing this notice?

Plain Green, LLC (“PG”), a wholly owned limited liability company of the Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy’s Reservation, a federally recognized tribe (“Tribe”) and its affiliates as listed below.

What we do

How does Plain Green Loans 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.
We also maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards. Only authorized employees have access.
How does Plain Green Loans collect my personal information? We collect your personal information, for example, when you
  • Apply for a loan
  • Provide your income information
  • Provide employment information
  • Provide account information
  • Provide your contact information or certain non-public personal information

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 you the right to limit only:
  • Sharing information about your creditworthiness
  • Sharing for non-affiliates to market other companies’ products or services to you

Definitions

Affiliates Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial or non-financial companies. Some companies include:
  • Plain Green, LLC
  • Plain Green SPV, LLC
  • Atoske Loan Services, LLC
Non-Affiliates Financial and nonfinancial companies not related by common ownership or control.
  • Non-affiliates we share with can include companies to market only our products and services to you, to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations, or report to credit bureaus.
Joint Marketing A formal agreement between companies that together market products or services to you.
Other Important Information

As part of our credit underwriting and information collection process, we will consider bank account information provided by you and we may detect additional bank accounts under your ownership. We also may collect and consider information about you from non-credit reporting agency data providers, including, for example, information about your location and the location of your mobile devices, and publicly available information about you.

Updating your information: If you need to update the personal information you have given us, log in to your account at www.plaingreenloans.com and click on the "Update my information" link or call (866) 420-7157 to speakto an account representative.

"Do not track": When someone visits the Plain Green website, a cookie is placed on the visitor's computer (if the visitor accepts cookies). The cookie we place on your computer does not contain any of your personally identifiable information. Plain Green advertises its products and services on websites that you may visit, and Plain Green uses service providers to place such advertisements. Those service providers (such as Google, Microsoft or Yahoo) may use cookies placed on your computer to show you advertisements for Plain Green services on other websites. You can opt-out from service providers' and/or marketers' use of cookies in this manner by visiting each service provider's advertising opt-out page or by utilizing "do not track" functionality in your web browser. If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the Plain Green website, you will not be able to subscribe to the service offerings on the Plain Green website.

Changes to this privacy policy: If we make material changes to this privacy policy, we will notify you via email and post the updated privacy policy on the Plain Green website. Please take note of the "Effective Date" at the top of this privacy policy.