At CheckFree Corporation ("CheckFree"), we know privacy is important to you. It is also vital to our
to a particular person) that we collect in connection with products and services offered through the bill payment
website, and explains how we safeguard your privacy as a user of those products and services. For more details on what
your rights and obligations are when using the products and services offered on the Site, please refer to the
Terms & Conditions found on the Site.
CheckFree offers many products and services, some of which are available through other organizations
to electronic billing, electronic payment, and other products and services offered by CheckFree through the Site.
CheckFree products and services offered through other organizations comply with the Privacy Policies of
The Personal Information that CheckFree collects from or about you may include:
CheckFree may collect Personal Information about you from the following sources:
When you visit the Site, we receive certain standard information that your browser
sends to every website you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language,
access times and referring website addresses. This data does not identify you uniquely.
However, it is used to assist in "authenticating" who you are when you access the Site.
We may also receive additional information about your visit to the Site, including the pages you view,
the links you click and other actions you take in connection with the Site and the products and services
offered through it. This data is used to make the site design more efficient.
Like most websites, the Site also uses "cookies", which are small text files placed on your computer
by the web server when you visit the Site. Most such cookies are "session" cookies that are only used
for a specific period during which you are on the site (such as when you are going through the authentication
process or using webchat), but a few are "persistent" cookies that stay on your hard drive and are read by the
on your computer in order to save you time by eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information
and to display your personalized content on your later visits to the Site. Cookies cannot and will not be
used to deliver or run programs on your computer. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you
can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. However, if you choose to decline cookies,
you will not be able to sign in or use other interactive features of the Site that depend on cookies.
CheckFree treats your Personal Information as confidential. CheckFree does not sell or rent your
Personal Information. CheckFree does not share your Personal Information in a manner that differs from what
(including limited disclosures to nonaffiliated third party service providers performing services on our behalf)
for the following purposes:
You may review and update the Personal Information maintained about you in the "Administration" section
of the Site at any time to ensure that it is accurate and up-to-date.
To ensure that your Personal Information remains confidential, CheckFree uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
technology to transmit and receive your Personal Information in an encrypted form.
Additionally, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to help prevent unauthorized access
to your Personal Information. We update and test our technology frequently to improve these protections and to
ensure the integrity of your Personal Information.
CheckFree has policies and procedures that limit employee access to your Personal Information to those with a
business reason to have such information. We educate our employees about the importance of confidentiality and
customer privacy, and we take appropriate disciplinary measures to enforce our privacy practices.
We treat the Personal Information of our former customers with the same care and respect as that of our current
CheckFree complies with applicable laws and regulations pertaining to information about you and your business,
including U.S. federal laws pertaining to "nonpublic personal information" and "consumer report
information." CheckFree uses and discloses those types of information only as permitted by applicable
If you use a Microsoft ID (such as "Passport" or "Windows Live ID") to authenticate yourself
to the Site, privacy disclosures with respect to those IDs are in
the Microsoft Online Privacy Statement.
At CheckFree, your privacy and the protection of your Personal Information are central to our business.
Our products and services are developed with your privacy and security as a priority.
CheckFree Services Corporation
ATTN: Privacy Management
2900 Westside Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30004