Privacy Policy – Rev. May 2016

Fact:What Does Commerce Bank do with your personal information?
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 and Transaction history
  • Assets and Credit history
When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.
How?All financial companies need to share customers' personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers' personal information; the reasons Commerce Bank chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.
Reasons we share your personal informationDoes Commerce Bank 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.YesNo
For our marketing purposes to offer our products and services to you.YesNo
For joint marketing with other financial companies.NoWe don’t share
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes – information about your transactions and experiences.NoWe don’t share
For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes – information about your creditworthiness.NoWe don’t share
For nonaffiliates to market to you.NoWe don’t share
What we do 
How does Commerce Bank 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 to you personal information to our employees who need the information to properly service your account(s), act upon your requests, or to provide you products or services.
How does Commerce Bank collect my personal information?We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • Open an account or Deposit money
  • Pay your bills or Apply for a loan
  • Use your credit or debit card
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 nonaffiliates 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 non financial companies. Commerce Bank has no affiliates.
Nonaffiliates Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies. Commerce Bank does not share with nonaffiliates so they can market to you.
Joint MarketingA formal agreement between nonaffiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you. Commerce Bank doesn’t jointly market.
Questions? Call 812-492-1800
 Download the Privacy Policy here.