Privacy

Badgerland Financial Privacy Statement

Thank you for visiting our website and reviewing our Privacy Policy.  At Badgerland Financial, we believe the confidentiality and protection of customer information is one of our fundamental responsibilities. We’re committed to making sure that your Internet transactions are safe and secure and information provided by our customers is only used as customers would expect us to use it.

Your privacy is a priority in all aspects of our business.  Our employees are informed of their responsibility to protect your confidential information and are governed by strict standards of conduct, which prohibit unauthorized use of your information.  Security procedures and internal controls are in place to protect your privacy and confidential information.  We collect and use the minimum amount of information required to deliver excellent service to our customers and only authorized employees of Badgerland Financial will be permitted access to this information.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

When you visit our website, we may collect and store information about your Internet Connection which does not identify you personally.  The following information is automatically gathered even if you simply browse through the Web site, read pages or download documents as it is used to help us make the Website more useful to visitors:

  • The Internet domain that you used to access the internet (for example, “xcompany.com”).
  • Your IP address (the number that is automatically assigned whenever you are surfing the web).
  • The date and time you access our site. 
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our website. 
  • The pages you visit.
  • If using a mobile device, the unique device identifier assigned to the device (“UDID”) and geolocation data.

Information Collected from Emails and Web Forms

If you complete one of our forms or submit an email through our website, your information will be used as described at the point of collection.  The personal information provided during any registration process or service request, may include contact information, such as your name, address, and email address.  This information will be seen and used by employees of Badgerland Financial, but will not be provided to a third party.  If you are not comfortable providing the requested information through email or web forms, please contact us by calling (877) 789-9058, by visiting an office location nearest you, or by writing to us at 1430 North Ridge Drive, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578.

Usage of Website Tools

Badgerland Financial may use website tools including cookies, pixel tags, and web beacons to provide our online users with a more customized experience.  These tools can also be used to evaluate the effectiveness and success of our website and marketing campaigns.

Cookies are a string of data sent between a server and a web browser to help facilitate the use of a website and to help understand how a website is being used.  Cookies are not used to retrieve any data from your hard drive, nor can they run a program on your computer.  If you are concerned about cookies, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies or block cookies altogether.  Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information.

A pixel tag or web beacon is a small and transparent image embedded in a web page that help provide a website operator with information about the use and effectiveness of a website.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, Badgerland Financial does not knowingly collect, use or maintain any information through our website about children who are under the age of 13.  If we determine that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with information through our website, we will only use this information to notify the parents that this information was received and such information will be deleted.  If you believe we might have any information from a child under the age of 13, you may contact us at info@badgerlandfinancial.com or by calling (877) 789-9058.

Security

For Website security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the law.

Links to Third Party Web Sites

While we may provide links on our website to other sites of interest we cannot endorse, approve or guarantee information, products, services or recommendations provided at a third party site. When you visit a third party Web site by using a link from our Web site, you will no longer be protected by our privacy or security policy and practices Your use of such linked sites is subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of the providers of those sites, therefore we encourage you to familiarize yourself with their privacy and security practices.

Questions and How to Contact Us: Your questions or concerns about this policy may be directed to info@badgerlandfinancial.com or you may contact us at:

Badgerland Financial
1430 North Ridge Drive
Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
(877) 789-9058

Latest Revision date: 11-3-2013