About this Privacy Statement
The State Treasurer's Office has created this
privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the
information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: http://www.rdblue.org.
Kinds of Information We Collect From Our Customers
The personally identifiable information we collect is used to facilitate delivery
of products and/or services to our customers. In the process of providing these products and/or services,
we require our customers to provide certain personally identifiable information. If a customer sends us
personal correspondence, such as e-mails or letters, we may collect such information into a file specific
How We Use the Information We Collect
We internally use personally identifiable information about our customers to improve
our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically analyze site usage, to improve our content
and product offerings and to customize our site's content and layout. We believe these uses allow us
to improve our site and provide better service to our customers. We may occasionally use a customer's
e-mail address and, in rare situations mailing address or phone number, to contact a customer
regarding administrative matters or notices. We may use information in the file we maintain about a
customer to resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
Disclosure of Your Information
We respect the privacy of our customers and, therefore, we will not sell or otherwise
intentionally release any of our customers' personal information to any third party. We will, however,
cooperate with all law enforcement inquiries. We will disclose any information about you to law
enforcement or other government officials when required to do so in order to comply with a court
order or to cooperate with law enforcement officials in the conduct of a criminal investigation.
Removing Your Personal Information
Customers always have the option of removing their contact information from our
databases if they decide they no longer wish to receive future communications or to participate in any
other part of our service. To do so, simply contact the State Treasurer's Office, State Capitol Building,
Des Moines, IA 50319.
This site contains links to other web sites. The State Treasurer's Office is not responsible for the
privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration
of the information under our control. We use industry standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality
of your personally identifiable information. However, please keep in mind that "perfect security" does
not exist on the Internet.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement or believe that The State Treasurer's Office has
acted in a manner inconsistent with this privacy statement, you may contact: the State Treasurer's Office,
State Capitol Building, Des Moines, IA 50319.
The State Treasurer's Office reserves the right to amend this privacy statement at any time, without
notice, and only the current privacy statement may be deemed effective.
We appreciate your questions and comments. Thank you for visiting our Web site.