WE VALUE YOUR PRIVACY


Beacon Funding respects the privacy rights of its visitors and other individuals who visit the Beacon Funding website. We have created this Privacy Policy to advise our visitors of the types of personal and technical information that is, or may be, collected on this site and the policies and practices that Beacon Funding follows with respect to the use and dissemination of such information. This Privacy Policy governs the Beacon Funding website operated under URL http://www.beaconfunding.com. This policy does not cover any third-party sites, including any third-party sites that may, from time to time, be linked to the Beacon Funding website or used to host specific pages on the Beacon Funding website. We do not monitor or make any representation with respect to the practices of these third-party sites. If you have questions regarding the information gathering or dissemination activities of other sites, you should consult the privacy policies contained on those sites.

What Information We Collect
The Beacon Funding website collects personal information about you whenever you make a request for service over the website, send an email to Beacon Funding, or complete one of our online forms or questionnaires. The types of personal information collected include your name, your employer's name, e-mail and U.S. mail addresses, office and home telephone and fax numbers, and other information that you elect to provide. 

Due to the nature of Beacon Funding’s main business, unique identifiers may be collected for the purpose of checking the user's eligibility for financing. Unique identifiers may include social security numbers, financial information, and/or account numbers. Users understand that credit history may be a factor in the evaluation of the credit of the applicant. Users hereby consent to and authorize the above named business credit provider and any assignee, lender, or funding service that may be utilized, to obtain and use a consumer credit report on the undersigned, now and from time to time, as may be needed in the credit evaluation and review process. User also waives any right or claim they would otherwise have under the Fair Credit Reporting Act in the absence of this continuing consent.

Beacon Funding also collects technical information such as your Internet Protocol ("IP") address and your domain name. Beacon Funding logs IP addresses and domain names as part of its efforts to monitor site usage, including the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site and the number of pages viewed. By tracking this type of information, we hope to continuously improve upon the content we provide and the products and services that are available to our Customers. Beacon Funding does not currently share these statistics with outside parties and our website does not link IP addresses or domain names with any personal identification information. 


How We Collect Information
As mentioned above, when you visit the Beacon Funding website, the site collects certain technical information such as browser type, your IP address, and domain name. Through the forms you complete and e-mails you send us, we also collect personal and company information as described above. We may also use a type of cookie to maintain your log-on information so as to customize the content you see on the Beacon Funding website and eliminate the hassle of having to reenter your log-on information each time you visit our site. We do not use cookies to track your activities on sites outside of the Beacon Funding website. Cookies are small files that some websites place on your computer to facilitate web page features and to keep track of the content you have seen on that and other websites. Beacon Funding's use of cookies is limited to the purposes described above. If you choose to disclose your e-mail address through any request for information, service order, or other correspondence, we may use it to periodically send you information about our building or other topics of interest. If you would prefer not to receive such information, you can choose to opt out of this service at any time by following the procedure described in the opt-out section below. 


How Your Information Is Used
The personal and technical information we collect is used to improve the content and efficiency of the Beacon Funding website. More importantly, such information is used to help us identify and provide the type of products and services that meet the unique needs of each of our Customers. We do not sell or provide personal information to third parties for their use, unless such information is necessary to provide you with a product or service you have requested. Unless we state otherwise, any such third party does not have any right to use personal information in any way other than is necessary to provide the product or services you requested. We will disclose personal information to comply with valid legal processes such as a search warrant, subpoena, or court order, if we find that a user's actions violate our Terms of Use, or to protect our rights and property.


How Your Information Is Protected
Beacon Funding takes steps that it believes to be reasonable and consistent with customary business practice to protect the information under our control from loss, misuse, and alteration. Such information is not replicated or shared with any other entities except as described herein. At this time, encryption is not used to protect data transmissions to or from the Beacon Funding website.


Choice/Opt-Out
Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about the visitor. To opt-out of receiving future communications from http://www.beaconfunding.com, just send an e-mail to optout@beaconfunding.com or call us at 847-291-6494.


Your Access to and Control Over Information
You can do the following at any time by emailing us at privacy@beaconfunding.com:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.


Changes to Policy
Beacon Funding reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time to reflect changes in its business practices. If we elect to change our business practices in a way that implicates this Privacy Policy, we will promptly notify you at this website. 


Future Use of information
This policy describes Beacon Funding's current business practices related to the use of the information we collect on http://www.beaconfunding.com. In the future, Beacon Funding may choose to change the way it collects and/or uses this information. Such new use may include the sale or transfer of all or a portion of its database information: (I) to providers of a service that Beacon Funding believes is valuable to its Customers, (II) as part of a large-scale transaction affecting the ownership interests in Beacon Funding (such as a merger or acquisition). In the event that Beacon Funding makes a decision to sell or otherwise transfer ownership of all or a part of its database of information to an entity other than a successor to Beacon Funding by merger or acquisition, Beacon Funding will first attempt to contact, via e-mail, website posting, or otherwise, those individuals whose information in the database will be transferred. Each individual will then have the opportunity to have their information deleted prior to the transfer of ownership.


Contact Information
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact Beacon Funding Corporation by sending a letter to:

Attn: Privacy Compliance Officer
Beacon Funding Corporation
3400 Dundee Road, Suite 180
Northbrook, IL 60062

 


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Founded in 1990, Beacon Funding is a leading financing company providing small-ticket equipment financing services to US businesses. Over the years, we've become a premier resource for financing business equipment with flexible payment programs.

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