Last updated: December 23, 2019
PARS recognizes that individuals who access this website (and those with whom we conduct business) value their privacy. We value your trust and believe in developing client relationships based upon the highest ethical standards, providing state-of-the-art governmental retirement programs and exemplary client service. As described below, any information you provide us will only be used in pursuit of these goals. To serve your interests, we have adopted the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement.
Collection of Personal Information
In general, we collect information in connection with responding to your inquiries and providing retirement and other post-employment benefit services to our clients. You may visit this site without divulging any personal information, but to provide these services to you, you will be required to enter personal information. Your providing such information is strictly voluntary. The information collected will be used to respond to your inquiry, to assist you and to help us create and present website content most relevant to you. Please note that we will not sell or otherwise transfer your information to any unaffiliated third party.
Information Collection and Use
If you visit the site to read or download information on the pages, we collect and store only the date and time you access our site and the Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site. This information is collected for statistical purposes and is not shared with unaffiliated third parties.
PARS uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of the site, the information that is of interest to our visitors, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. Additionally, PARS uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Please note that PARS provides links for informational purposes only. PARS does not endorse or accept responsibility for the accuracy of the content on these sites, nor any transactions that the viewer may choose to make with any other entity. We are also not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware that when you go to another Web site you should read their privacy statement.
Our Security Measures
To help protect the privacy of data and personal information you transmit through this site, we maintain physical, technical and administrative safeguards.
Conditions of Use, Notices and Changes to our Privacy Statement
By using this site, you agree to the terms and conditions contained in this Privacy Statement and/or any other agreements that we might have with you. If you do not agree to any of these terms and conditions, you should not use this site. We reserve the right to amend the Privacy Statement at any time, for any reason, without notice to you, other than the posting of an amended Privacy Statement at this site. The provisions contained herein supersede all previous notices or statements regarding our privacy practices and the terms and conditions that govern the use of this site.
FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA ONLY
California law may provide you with additional rights regarding your personal information. To learn more about your California privacy rights, see our PARS Privacy Notice for California Residents.