Website Privacy Policy

First Federal Community Bank respects your privacy. We collect and use information about visitors to our web site for statistical purposes to help us maintain an effective site, to facilitate transactions our users initiate, to respond effectively to their inquiries and to advise them of other ways First Federal can be of assistance. Information collected on our web site is not made available to third parties that have no directly relevant business relationship with First Federal Community Bank. First Federal Community Bank prohibits the unauthorized use by our employees of information collected about our customers generally and we require that authorized third parties to whom we provide information use such information solely for its intended business purpose and for no other purpose.

Collection and Use of Personally Identifying Information

With respect to our web site, First Federal Community Bank may ask for your address, phone number and/or e-mail address when you place a request for services; when you participate in one of our on-line services; or for other legitimate business purposes. In each case, our objective is to gather sufficient information about you so that we can serve you effectively. We may use personally identifying information to provide you with updates and other information about First Federal Community Bank and our services that we think may be of interest to you.

Collection and Use of Technical Information About Internet Connections

First Federal Community Bank and its web hosting company, acting as First Federal's agent, collect and store technical information about your visit to our web site. We use this information for statistical purposes to make our site more accessible to visitors and the information we collect is not provided to any other third party. Specifically, we may record:

  • The name of the domain from which you access the internet.
  • The internet address of the web site from which you linked directly to our site, if any.
  • The type of web browsing software and operating system you are using to view our site.
  • The date and time you access our site.
  • The amount of time you spend on the site.

Some parts of the First Federal web site may use a "cookie," which is a file placed on your computer hard drive, that allows the First Federal web server to log the pages you use in the First Federal site and to determine if you have visited the site before. The First Federal server uses this information to provide certain features during your visit to the web site. You can set your browser to warn you when a placement of a cookie is requested and decide whether or not to accept it. By a rejecting a cookie, some of the features available on the site may not function properly.

Use of Electronic Mail Services

With respect to your use of electronic mail in communicating with First Federal, you may choose to tell us your name and address or other personally identifying information when you submit an electronic message. We use that information only to respond to your request.

Security Considerations on First Federal's Web Site

When sending sensitive information to First Federal, we remind you that electronic messages are not secure against interception, even though we take steps to ensure the confidentiality and security of information you provide to us through our web site. With respect to inquiries and transactions you make on this web site, all such transactions are transmitted via an SSL secure server, the industry standard for such transactions. Nonetheless, if your information is very sensitive or includes personally identifying or confidential information, you have the option of sending it by United States mail or otherwise to:

First Federal Community Bank
PO Box 370
Paris, Texas 75461-0370

Contacting First Federal About This Web Site

If you are concerned about how information about you may have been used in connection with this web site, or have questions about this privacy policy, you should contact in writing:

First Federal Community Bank Webmaster
First Federal Community Bank
PO Box 370
Paris, Texas 75461-0370

or E-Mail websupport@1st-fed.com.