Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Merchant Group Companies. Protecting the privacy of users of this web site is very important to us. Our Online Privacy Statement is designed to inform you about our collection and use of personal information on this web site. From time to time, Merchant Group Companies Corporation (referred to in this policy as "Merchant Group Companies") may modify this Online Privacy Statement.
The Online Privacy Statement is available on the home page of this web site as well as at every point on the web site where you provide us with personal information. From time to time, you may click to other Merchant Group Companies web sites that have different privacy policies. See "Merchant Group Companies Web Site May Be Linked to Other Web Sites" below.

The Only Personal Information We Collect Online is Information You Voluntarily Provide to Us.

The only information we collect about you on this web site is information that you voluntarily provide to us. This information may include, for example, name, mailing address, email address, phone number and similar information. If you supply us with personal information on this web site, we will use that information only to contact you so that we can:
    i.          provide you with the information you have requested (press releases, investor information),

  1. follow up on job opportunities that you have inquired about, or
  2. Occasionally send you other information about Merchant Group Companies and its services that we believe you would find interesting.

This information will not be sent to you via email unless you ask us to do so.

When You Browse the Merchant Group Companies Web Site, You Do So Without Revealing Your Identity.

This Merchant Group Companies web site may use cookies solely to aggregate information about the pages that users visit so that we can update and redesign, as necessary, our web site in order to provide you with the most useful information. Personal information, such as your email address, is not collected, unless you provide it to us. Merchant Group Companies does not disclose domain name or aggregate information to third parties other than vendors who assist us with our web site and who are under strict confidentiality requirements.

We Are Committed to Protecting the Confidentiality of User Information.

Merchant Group Companies policies limit access to personal user information that is collected from this web site to those employees of Merchant Group Companies and its affiliates and business partners who need the information to fulfill their business responsibilities. Merchant Group Companies may disclose personal information collected online to companies affiliated with Merchant Group Companies in connection with employment opportunities in those companies, to our vendors who assist us with the web site, or to outside recruiters in connection with employment offers. In some cases, this may require your information to be sent to other countries. By supplying your information on this web site, you consent to your information being transferred across national borders to Merchant Group Companies, its affiliates, vendors or agents. Vendors and other outside contractors we engage are subject to our contractual requirements to ensure that personal information is safeguarded. Employees and others with duties related to this web site must adhere to this Online Privacy Statement. Any employee violating this Online Privacy Statement may be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including dismissal.

We Give Web Site Users a Choice about How Their Information Will be Used.

In some instances, if we collect information online, we will inform users at that point about how to remove their names from our lists. You can request access to the information we hold about you by emailing us at
We Use Appropriate Security Safeguards.
At Merchant Group Companies, security is a priority. Merchant Group Companies employs appropriate measures, including advanced technology, to protect personal information collected online against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. These measures may include, among others, encryption, physical access security, and other appropriate technologies. Merchant Group Companies continually reviews and enhances its security systems, as necessary.

Merchant Group Companies Web Site is Not Directed at Persons Under the Age of 18.

Our web site is not directed at persons under the age of 18 and Merchant Group Companies does not collect or maintain information at our web site from persons we actually know are under the age of 18.

Merchant Group Companies Web Site May Be Linked to Other Web Sites.

As you navigate our site, you may click to web sites of our different subsidiaries and divisions. Those web sites may have their own online privacy statements or policies. This Online Privacy Statement will not apply when you move to one of these other sites because business unit privacy practices and policies are tailored to the products and services offered by the individual Merchant Group Companies business units. As you visit the pages and sites of our different business units please be sure to review the privacy policies applicable to those sites.
Merchant Group Companies may create links to third-party web sites. Merchant Group Companies is not responsible for the content or privacy practices employed by web sites that are linked to our web site.

Note: If you are unable to return to this page by clicking on the "Back" button in your browser you will need to return to the Merchant Group Companies web site by typing "www.Merchant Group" in your navigation bar, then click on the "Merchant Group Companies Privacy" button.


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