Privacy Policy

Important Disclosures

The information given herein is taken from sources that IFP Advisors, LLC, dba Independent Financial Partners (IFP), IFP Securities LLC, dba Independent Financial Partners (IFP), and its advisors believe to be reliable, but it is not guaranteed by us as to accuracy or completeness.

This is for informational purposes only and in no event should be construed as an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to buy any securities or products. Please consult your tax and/or legal advisor before implementing any tax and/or legal related strategies mentioned in this publication as IFP does not provide tax and/or legal advice. Opinions expressed are subject to change without notice and do not take into account the particular investment objectives, financial situation, or needs of individual investors.

** Identity Theft Insurance underwritten by insurance company subsidiaries or affiliates of American International Group‚ Inc. The description herein is a summary and intended for informational purposes only and does not include all terms‚ conditions and exclusions of the policies described. Please refer to the actual policies for terms‚ conditions‚ and exclusions of coverage. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions.

Serve & Protect Financial Texas is a participant in the Identity Guard affiliate program which is designed to provide a means for sites to earn referral fees by Identity Guard by advertising and linking to www.identityguard.com.  Identity Guard compensates Serve & Protect Financial Texas for these referrals. Serve & Protect Financial Texas is independently owned and the opinions expressed are their own. Independent Financial Partners (IFP) is in no way affiliated with Identity Guard.

AURA‚ IDENTITY GUARD‚ PRIVACY NOW AND ASSOCIATED DESIGNS ARE TRADEMARKS OR FEDERALLY REGISTERED TRADEMARKS OF AURA COMPANY. IBM WATSON IS A TRADEMARK OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, REGISTERED IN MANY JURISDICTIONS WORLDWIDE.

No one can prevent all identity theft.

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to www.financialcop.com and Serve & Protect Financial Texas and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Serve & Protect Financial Texas include www.financialcop.com and FinancialCop. The Serve & Protect Financial Texas website is a Financial Wellness / Financial Planning site. By using the Serve & Protect Financial Texas website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Serve & Protect Financial Texas does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Serve & Protect Financial Texas may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Serve & Protect Financial Texas may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Serve & Protect Financial Texas, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Serve & Protect Financial Texas may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Serve & Protect Financial Texas or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Serve & Protect Financial Texas; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Serve & Protect Financial Texas, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Serve & Protect Financial Texas. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Serve & Protect Financial Texas website.

Use of Cookies

The Serve & Protect Financial Texas website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Serve & Protect Financial Texas pages, or register with Serve & Protect Financial Texas site or services, a cookie helps Serve & Protect Financial Texas to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Serve & Protect Financial Texas website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Serve & Protect Financial Texas features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Serve & Protect Financial Texas services or websites you visit.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

Serve & Protect Financial Texas secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Serve & Protect Financial Texas uses the following methods for this purpose:

– SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Thirteen

Serve & Protect Financial Texas does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, Serve & Protect Financial Texas may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from Serve & Protect Financial Texas or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Serve & Protect Financial Texas, you may opt out of such communications by unsubscribe link.

External Data Storage Sites

We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.

Changes to this Statement

Serve & Protect Financial Texas reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

Serve & Protect Financial Texas welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Serve & Protect Financial Texas has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Serve & Protect Financial Texas at:

Serve & Protect Financial Texas

6160 Warren Pkwy Suite 100

Frisco, Texas 75034

Email Address: nick@financialcop.com

Telephone number: 214-761-5944

Effective as of June 15, 2018

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

Independent Financial Partners (IFP) is a DBA for IFP Securities, LLC is a Registered Broker-Dealer (BD), member of FINRA, MSRB, and SIPC, and for IFP Advisors, LLC, a Registered Investment Adviser (RIA), both of which are headquartered at 3030 N. Rocky Pt. Dr. W., Suite 700, Tampa, FL 33607. Serve & Protect Financial Texas / FinancialCop is headquartered at 6160 Warren Pkwy Suite 100, Frisco TX 75034. IFP, FinancialCop, and Serve & Protect Financial Texas are not affiliated. This website represents the service Serve & Protect Financial Texas provides.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

By accessing this website or any of its pages and links appearing herein, the user represents and warrants that he/she/it has read the statements, information, disclaimers of warranties, and limitations of liability appearing below, and agrees to be bound by them. Serve & Protect Financial Texas reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of use of and access to this website, including those set forth below, and each time the user accesses this website the user is responsible for reviewing same. The user’s continued access to this website constitutes acceptance of all such changes.

The user is strictly forbidden from unauthorized use of or entry into Serve & Protect Financial Texas website and systems, misusing passwords, information, data and materials appearing on or through this website, and from using or accessing this site which in any manner might alter, damage, impair, disable, overburden or interfere with any other person’s use of this website.

The user agrees not to engage in any action related to this website contrary to applicable laws, rules or regulations.

DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY

The content of this website, or of any website which either has a link appearing in this one or on which a link to this one appears, is informational only and is not intended for use by, or distribution or publication to, any person or entity in any country or governmental jurisdiction where such use, distribution or publication would subject Serve & Protect Financial Texas / IFP and/or any of its affiliates to any registration requirement within such country or jurisdiction.

No statement, information, or opinion contained in this website or any linked website referred to in this website shall be deemed or construed to be a solicitation or offer by Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP to buy, sell or otherwise hypothecate any securities or financial instruments, to perform any investment or other services, to undertake any actions or engage in any transactions.

Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP and its representatives are not permitted to provide, legal, accounting or tax advice. No facts, information, or service provided by Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP and/or its representatives shall be deemed or construed to be legal, accounting or tax advice. Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP encourages and recommends that clients obtain the advice and opinion of an attorney, accountant, and/or tax professional prior to making any investment decision or acting upon the suggestions, advice and recommendation of the Firm’s representatives, including pricing, value, suitability, and risk.

Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP does not expressly or impliedly guarantee or warrant the merchantability, accuracy, validity, completeness or timeliness of any information, data or materials available on or through this website, that access to this website is secure, or that such information, data and materials are fit for any particular purpose and/or will achieve any results of any kind. Serve & Protect Financial Texas  and/or IFP shall not be held accountable for any loss or damage caused by or resulting from third-parties intercepting or diverting any of the information, data or materials appearing on or through this website, or from any failure or interruption of availability of this website, or from any act or omission of any person, under or outside the control of Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP, including, without limitation, transmission of viruses which may affect computer equipment. Websites to which links appears on this website are not necessarily within the control of Serve & Protect Financial Texas and/or IFP and such sites may not provide the same privacy, security or accessibility standards provided by Four Points.

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

This website and all content contained herein is the exclusive right, title and property of Serve & Protect Financial Texas except as may otherwise be indicated. Unless otherwise provided, this website is for the user’s personal, non-commercial use, and no portion thereof is permitted to be modified, copied, reproduced, published, disseminated, transmitted or licensed to any other person without the express written consent of Serve & Protect Financial Texas. The user agrees not to remove or obscure any trademarks, copyright notices, or legends, in printing, downloading or using for the purposes permitted by these Terms and Conditions of Use any pages or portions of this website and information, data and materials contained herein.

Serve & Protect Financial Texas logos and trademarks (including service marks) are the proprietary property of Serve & Protect Financial Texas, and use of same without IFP express written permission is strictly prohibited and may subject the unauthorized user to civil liability. The names, logo and trademarks of other companies mentioned in this website or which have links to their websites appearing in this one, may also be the proprietary property, trademarks or service marks of such companies or other companies. The user is prohibited from using any such logos or marks for any purpose without the express written consent of the owner of such logos, trademarks or service marks.

Disclosures:

AURA‚ IDENTITY GUARD‚ PRIVACY NOW AND ASSOCIATED DESIGNS ARE TRADEMARKS OR FEDERALLY REGISTERED TRADEMARKS OF AURA COMPANY. IBM WATSON IS A TRADEMARK OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, REGISTERED IN MANY JURISDICTIONS WORLDWIDE.
https://thehackernews.com
/2020/06/law-enforcement-data-breach.html

(1) “2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis,” Ponemon Institute, 2017
(2) https://www.darkreading.com
/application-security/data-on-thousands-of-law-enforcement-personnel-exposed-in-breach/d/d-id/1334424

* #1 ranked claim based on the current rank of Identity Guard on identityprotectionreview.com and top10.com as of 6/02/2020

** Identity Theft Insurance underwritten by insurance company subsidiaries or affiliates of American International Group‚ Inc. The description herein is a summary and intended for informational purposes only and does not include all terms‚ conditions and exclusions of the policies described. Please refer to the actual policies for terms‚ conditions‚ and exclusions of coverage. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions.

1“2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis,” Ponemon Institute, 2017

No one can prevent all identity theft.