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Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to, and 1st Security Mortgage and governs data collection and usage.

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to 1st Security Mortgage include The 1st Security Mortgage website is a Finance and Real Estate Information site. By using the 1st Security Mortgage website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered, 1st Security Mortgage may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
1st Security Mortgage may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:
– First and Last Name
– Mailing Address
– E-mail Address
– Phone Number
– Loan amount, Loan Type, Property Type, Property Value
– Age
– Gender

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. These may include: (a) registering for an account; (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. 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.

Use of your Personal Information

1st Security Mortgage collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the services you have requested.
1st Security Mortgage may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from 1st Security Mortgage and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

1st Security Mortgage does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of 1st Security Mortgage; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of 1st Security Mortgage, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

1st Security Mortgage may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within 1st Security Mortgage, in order to determine what 1st Security Mortgage services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within 1st Security Mortgage to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by 1st Security Mortgage. 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 1st Security Mortgage website.

Use of Cookies

The 1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage pages, or register with 1st Security Mortgage site or services, a cookie helps 1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage  website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the 1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

1st Security Mortgage secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. 1st Security Mortgage 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.

Right to Deletion

Subject to certain exceptions set out below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:

  • Delete your personal information from our records; and

  • Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records.

Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:

  • Complete the transaction for which the personal information was collected, fulfill the terms of a written warranty or product recall conducted in accordance with federal law, provide a good or service requested by you, or reasonably anticipated within the context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise perform a contract between you and us;

  • Detect security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal  activity; or prosecute those responsible for that activity;

  • Debug to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;

  • Exercise free speech, ensure the right of another consumer to exercise his or her right of free speech, or exercise another right provided for by law;

  • Comply with the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act;

  • Engage in public or peer–reviewed scientific, historical, or statistical research in the public interest that adheres to all other applicable ethics and privacy laws, when our deletion of the information is likely to render impossible or seriously impair the achievement of such research, provided we have obtained your informed consent;

  • Enable solely internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us;

  • Comply with an existing legal obligation; or

  • Otherwise use your personal information, internally, in a lawful manner that is compatible with the context in which you provided the information

Children Under Thirteen

1st Security Mortgage 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, 1st Security Mortgage 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 1st Security Mortgage or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from 1st Security Mortgage, you may opt out of such communications by Click to email.

Changes to this Statement

1st Security Mortgage 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 website, and/or by updating any privacy information. Your continued use of the website and/or Services available 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

1st Security Mortgage welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that 1st Security Mortgage has not adhered to this Statement, please contact 1st Security Mortgage at:

1st Security Mortgage
10650 Treena Street Suite 201
San Diego, California 92131

Email Address:

Telephone number:
Effective as of March 20, 2023

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