Office of the Illinois State Treasurer Website Privacy Policy

The Illinois State Treasurers Office understands and respects the importance of individual privacy. We are committed to protecting your privacy and safeguarding your personal information. The following document outlines our policy on collecting personal information from our website visitors at

The Information We Collect:

The Illinois State Treasurers Office will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (e.g., your name, address, telephone number or email address) through our websites unless you have provided it to us voluntarily. The Illinois State Treasurers Office does not use any programs or applications to capture e-mails from visitors to our website. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit it to us.

How We Use The Information We Collect:

We do not use any personal information you supply us for a profit. We do not now and do not intend to sell, rent or market personal data about you to any third parties for any reason whatsoever. Access by our employees and agents to your personal information is only on a need to know basis on the understanding that this is confidential business information.

Security Precautions:

The Illinois State Treasurers Office uses state of the art software to protect the information we receive through our website. While no data can be guaranteed 100% secured, we take the security of your personal information seriously. We continually strive to protect your information, but we cannot warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Changes in Our Policy:

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at our discretion. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy we will post those changes here.

Other Sites and Links:

At times visitors to can access other websites through external links. The Illinois State Treasurers Office is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any other site.

Deletion of Information:

If at any time you no longer wish us to contact you or wish us to delete personally identifiable information, please communicate with us and express your wishes to us as clearly as possible in an e-mail to the webmaster.

Your Acceptance of These Terms:

By using, you acknowledge and agree to adhere to our Website Privacy Policy and you give us permission to collect and use the information you submit to us as per our guidelines. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use Any changes to our Privacy Policy will be posted under the Privacy Policy page. We encourage you to visit this page regularly to look for any updates or changes. This policy is in effect as of 8-9-2007.

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