(Effective January 1, 2014)
First Republic Bank ("we") respects your desire for privacy and is committed to
maintaining the confidentiality of your personal financial information. This document
with us, such as a deposit account, loan, or safe deposit box. We only collect personal
information from individuals who provide it to us directly as part of a customer
relationship with First Republic.
Visitors to Our Website. Visitors to our website remain anonymous,
unless they register for a service or otherwise elect to disclose their identity
to us. We do not collect personally identifying information about persons who visit our website.
However, we do collect certain limited information about visitors, such as their IP address
(a numeric address assigned automatically to computers when they access the Internet).
We also may place “cookies” on a computer to track a visitor’s use of our website.
A cookie is a piece of data that is stored on a visitor’s hard drive. It takes up very little room on your system.
Cookies help us to customize our site and make its navigation easier.
Users of Our Online Services. If you enroll in Online Banking or another First Republic online service,
you provide us with personally identifying information so that we can ensure that our online service works properly for you.
You can update this information within your online account. Our online banking services are hosted by third parties who may
collect personally identifying information about your online activities over time and across
different websites when you use our online service.
Links to Other Websites. Our website may feature links to third
party websites that offer goods, services or information. Some of these sites may
appear as windows-within-windows at this site. When you click on one of these links,
you will be leaving our site and will no longer be subject to this policy. We are
not responsible for the information collection practices of the other websites
that you visit and urge you to review their privacy policies before you provide
them with any personally identifiable information. Third party sites may collect
and use information about you in a way that is different from this policy.
Changes to this Policy. We may add to, delete, or change the terms
Policy for consumers when our clients establish a new banking relationship with
us and also by an annual mailing to our clients. Your continued use of our website
or any online service following notice or receipt will constitute your agreement
to the revised Policy that applies to you.
Questions. If you have any questions regarding this Policy, you
can call us at 1-888-408-0288.