This cookie allows us to process multiple transactions during your session without requiring you to re-enter your passcode for each transaction. The cookies for online banking simply provide another level of security for our internal banking product. We also require 128-bit encryption to access our online banking product, the most secure available.
When you log on to Sauk Valley Bank Online Banking, for the security of your account information, we recommend you not select the 'remember me' check box; however, if you do, a cookie is sent to your hard drive. This 'remember me' cookie enables you to shortcut the login process when you visit Sauk Valley Bank Online.
In the future, to assist us in our marketing program and provide you with products and services of interest to you, we may send you email messages. This not only provides you insight into some new product offerings, it also allows us to verify your account and provide you an extra layer of security.
Visitors to our website remain anonymous. We do not collect identifying information about you unless you voluntarily provide it and knowingly provide us that information. We do collect general information about your visit, such as when you accessed our site, what pages you visited, and the Internet provider you use. But, this is done in summary format with no identifying of the user. You may elect to provide us more specific information, such as when you give us feedback or send us an email. If this occurs, the information is only used internally.
In order to provide you with our online banking products, we use the services of third party vendors. By contract, these third party vendors must maintain the confidentiality and privacy of your information.
If you should have any questions or comments on the above policy, need clarification of any statement, or if you believe any information is in error, please contact us at your earliest convenience at 815-626-5996, , or stop in to any of our 3 convenient locations. Explain your concerns in as much detail as possible so that we may take appropriate action.