Privacy Policy

Personal Information

Protecting your privacy is of high importance to Church Investors Fund, its affiliations, and its employees.  We want you to understand what information we collect about you and your investments and how we use it.  The information you provide us is important to our mission and vital to us in serving your needs as an investor.  The following policy serves as a standard for all Church Investors Fund employees for the collection, use, retention and security of nonpublic personal information.  This Privacy Policy applies to current and former investors in Church Investors Fund

What Information We Collect

We may collect “nonpublic personal information” about you from the following sources:

  • Information we receive from you when we have direct discussions with you.
  • Information we receive through written forms we ask you to fill out and through email or other documents that you supply to us.
  • Information about your transactions with us, our affiliates or others.

“Nonpublic personal information” refers to personally identifiable information about you that we obtain in providing you with, and administering, your investments in Church Investors Fund. For example, nonpublic personal information includes your name, address, birth date, email address or any other information that identifies you personally and information regarding your investment balance and securities transactions.

What Information We Disclose

We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about our investors and former investors to any third parties, except as permitted by law.

We may, for example, disclose any nonpublic personal information we collect about you to third parties in the following circumstances.

  • To carry out transactions you have requested regarding your investments.
  • To persons who represent you or your interests, such as the custodian or administrator of your retirement program.
  • To assist us in servicing your investments with us (such as data processors, website designers), marketing investments on our behalf (such as mailing services, marketing consultants), or conducting our business (such as our accountants, auditors, and attorneys).  We require any third party that we contract with who receives such information to protect the confidentiality of your information, and to use it only for the specific purposes for which the disclosure is made.
  • To comply with federal or state laws or rules or other applicable requirements.
  • As otherwise permitted by law.

Our Security Procedures in General

We take commercially reasonable steps to safeguard investor information. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards to guard your nonpublic personal information.   Our employees are allowed to access nonpublic personal information for business purposes only and are subject to discipline if they violate this policy.  For special provisions concerning security procedures at our Website, see “Security of the Website,” below.

Information We Collect on our Website

We do not use cookies or similar technology to collect personally identifiable information about visitors to the Website.  We may, however, use cookies to keep track of our visitors and to help you personalize the website.  If you do not wish to accept cookies, the “help” selection on your browser’s toolbar will likely tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting cookies, how to have the browser alert you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.  If you disable cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all of the features on this or other websites; therefore, we recommend that you leave them turned on.

We may keep web logs indicating the IP addresses of those who have visited the website, but these IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information.  We use the IP addresses to analyze and monitor the activities of our Website visitors so that we can improve our Website.  We will not try to connect this non-identifiable information with any identifiable information that you may voluntarily provide.

Who Should Use the Website?

Church Investors Fund intends the Website for the use only by adults who are 18 years of age or older, and will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18.  If you are not 18 years of age or older, please do not submit any information to Church Investors Fund.

Security of the Website

Church Investors Fund intends to use commercially reasonable means to protect the integrity of its Website and the confidentiality of the personal information that you provide.  While we consider online security a priority, we cannot provide absolute assurances against, and will not be liable for, any breaches of confidentiality due to system failures or unauthorized access by third parties.

Before sharing any personal information with the Website, you should look for the “lock” icon on the bottom of your browser that appears when you are operating in a secure mode.

Links to Other Sites

This Website contains hyperlinks to other websites that are not owned or operated by Church Investors Fund. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not imply that Church Investors Fund endorses the activities or the data practices of these third party websites. We urge you to review the privacy policy posted on the website you visit before using the site or providing any personal information.  This privacy policy does not apply to websites that are not owned or operated by Church Investors Fund.

Updating this Privacy Notice

We reserve the right to revise this policy.   If we do change this policy, we will post the revised version on the Website.  Any revision will apply to any information we have about you, whether we collected it before or after the revision.  You should check this privacy policy from time to time.  Your use of this site constitutes your acceptance of this privacy policy.

Questions About Our Privacy Policy

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy or the way Church Investors Fund uses personal information, please do not hesitate to contact us at 1-800-543-2343 or email us (by clicking here).