Privacy policies

Argon Privacy Notice California

Facts How does Argon use your personal information in regards to your personal loan?
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, assets and payment history
  • Credit history, credit score and transaction history
How?
All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information as a function of business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information, the reasons Argon chooses to share, and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information Do we 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
No
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes - information about your transactions and experiences
No
No
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes - information about your creditworthiness
No
No
To limit our sharing

Call 1-800-414-0063 - our menu will prompt you through your choice(s) or contact us at privacy@argoncredit.com

Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. 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?
Who is providing this notice? Argon California
How does Argon 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 restrict access only to employees who need to see it to offer services to you.

How does Argon collect my personal information?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • Apply for a loan and provide required information
  • Provide account information or give us your contact information
  • Show your driver’s license or government id

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 for affiliates’ everyday business purposes-information about your creditworthiness
  • Affiliates from using your information to market to you
  • Sharing for non-affiliates companies 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.

  • Argon California does not share with our affiliates.
Nonaffiliated

Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • Argon California does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
Joint marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • Argon California doesn't jointly market.

Other important information

Cookies and Tracking. Like many companies, we use cookies and other tracking technologies on our online services (referred to together from this point forward as “Cookies”, unless otherwise stated) including HTTP cookies, flash cookies, HTML5 and Flash local storage, web beacons/GIFs, embedded scripts, and e-tags/cache browsers. We may use Cookies for a variety of purposes and to enhance your online experience, for example, by remembering your log-in status and viewing preferences from a previous use of an online service, for when you later return to that online service.

A web browser is usually set to accept cookies automatically but can be changed to decline them. The Help section of the toolbar on most web browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the web browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or how to disable cookies altogether. In most cases, a visitor may refuse a cookie and still fully navigate our websites.

Third Party Websites. We use third party advertising and media companies to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet and to help manage and optimize our Internet business and communications. Through the use of Cookies, such third party companies may collect anonymous information about your visits to our site and your interaction with our ads and content. For instance, they may keep track of how many of our ads you have seen on other web sites before visiting our web site. This information is used to understand your browsing behavior and interests so that we can identify your needs and provide service that is tailored to you.

Browser Signals. We do not currently take actions to respond to “Do Not Track” signals from your browser because a uniform technological standard has not yet been developed. We continue to review new technologies and may adopt a standard once one is created.

Policy Changes. The effective date of this policy is the revision date provided above. Any updates or changes to the policy will be posted on this web site with the new revision date which is the effective date of changes. Your continued use of this website constitutes your acceptance of any changes to this policy.

Argon Privacy Notice

Facts How does Argon use your personal information in regards to your personal loan?
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, assets and payment history
  • Credit history, credit score and transaction history
How?
All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information as a function of business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information, the reasons Argon chooses to share, and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we can share your personal information Do we 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
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
Yes
Yes
For our affiliates to market to you
Yes
Yes
For nonaffiliates to market to you
Yes
Yes
To limit our sharing

Call 1-800-414-0063 - our menu will prompt you through your choice(s) or contact us at privacy@argoncredit.com

Please note: If you are a new customer, we can begin sharing your information 30 days from the date we sent this notice. 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?
Who is providing this notice? Argon California
How does Argon 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 restrict access only to employees who need to see it to offer services to you.

How does Argon collect my personal information?

We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • Apply for a loan and provide required information
  • Provide account information or give us your contact information
  • Show your driver’s license or government id

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 for affiliates’ everyday business purposes-information about your creditworthiness
  • Affiliates from using your information to market to you
  • Sharing for non-affiliates companies 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.

  • Argon does not share with our affiliates
Nonaffiliated

Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • Argon does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
Joint marketing

A formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • Argon doesn't jointly market.

Other important information

The words "we", "us" and "our" mean Argon of Alabama, LLC, Argon of California, LLC, Argon of Colorado, LLC, Argon of Delaware, LLC, Argon of Georgia, LLC, Argon of Idaho, LLC, Argon of Illinois, LLC, Argon of Missouri, LLC, Argon of New Mexico, LLC, Argon of South Carolina, LLC, Argon of South Dakota, LLC, Argon of Utah, LLC, Argon of Virginia, LLC, Argon of Wisconsin, LLC, Argon of Nevada, LLC, Argon LLC, Argon Inc., (each an "Argon Provider") and/or another related Argon Provider.

Reasons we can share your personal information Do we 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
Yes
We don't share
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes - information about your transactions and experiences
Yes
We don't share
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes - information about your creditworthiness
Yes
We don't share
For our affiliates to market to you
Yes
We don't share
For nonaffiliates to market to you
Yes
We don't share

Other important information

If you live in California, we will not share information about you with our affiliates or for joint marketing campaigns with other financial institutions.