Terms and Conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. ANY CHANGES WILL BE INCORPORATED INTO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS POSTED TO THIS WEBSITE FROM TIME TO TIME. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THIS WEBSITE.
Unauthorized use of Seattle Bank’s (together with its affiliates and subsidiaries, the “Bank” or “we”) website and systems, including but not limited to unauthorized entry into the Bank’s systems, misuse of passwords, or misuse of any information posted to a site, is strictly prohibited and may subject individuals to criminal prosecution.
You acknowledge that the Bank may disclose and transfer any information that you provide through this website to (i) its subsidiaries, affiliates, agents or information providers; (ii) any other person or entity with your consent; or (iii) if we have a right or duty to disclose or are permitted or compelled to so disclose such information by law. You consent to the transmission, transfer or processing of such information to, or through, any country in the world, as we deem necessary or appropriate, and by using and providing information through this website you agree to such transfers. Use of this website, including any patterns or characteristics concerning your interaction with it, may be monitored, tracked and recorded. Anyone using this website expressly consents to such monitoring, tracking and recording.
You agree not to attempt to log on to the website from any country under sanctions by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). Information regarding which countries are under sanctions may be obtained on the U.S. Department of the Treasury website. Any attempt to log on to the website from one of these countries may result in your access being restricted or terminated.
If you use the Bank’s website or systems to access data related to any accounts of which you are not the owner or authorized user as reflected in the Bank’s systems, you shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Bank and all of its direct and indirect subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, and assigns from any and all losses, liabilities, damages, and all related costs and expenses, arising from, relating to, or resulting (directly or indirectly) from such access. Further, without limiting the Bank’s rights or your obligations under any other provision of these Terms and Conditions, and notwithstanding the same, in the event of any actual or reasonably suspected unauthorized access to the personal information of a customer (including but not limited to customer names, addresses, phone numbers, bank and credit card account numbers, income and credit histories, and social security numbers) under your control or subsequent to and arising from your past exercise of control, direct damages in connection with any such breach will include the cost and expenses of investigation and analysis (including by law firms and forensic firms), correction or restoration of any destroyed, lost or altered data, notification to affected customers, offering and providing of credit monitoring, customers service, or other remediation services, and any related cost. The Bank’s rights to indemnification under this section are in addition to all other rights and remedies available at law or in equity. Any exercise by the Bank of its rights to indemnification shall be without prejudice to such other rights and remedies. You manifest your assent to this indemnity by accessing account data through the Bank’s website or systems, notwithstanding the terms of any agreement you have with a customer or an account owner stating otherwise. This indemnity includes but is not limited to losses associated with (1) a data breach of your systems and (2) a data breach of the systems of any person or entity with whom you provided or shared Bank customer account data.
The works of authorship contained in this website, including but not limited to all design, text, sound recordings and images, are owned, except as otherwise expressly stated, by the Bank or one of its subsidiaries or affiliates. Except as otherwise expressly stated herein, they may not be copied, transmitted, displayed, performed, distributed (for compensation or otherwise), licensed, altered, framed, stored for subsequent use or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner without the Bank’s prior written consent, except to the extent permitted by the Copyright Act of 1976 (17 U.S.C. § 107), as amended, and then, only with notices of the Bank’s proprietary rights provided that you may download information and print out hard copies for your personal use, so long as you do not remove any copyright or other notice as may be contained in information, as downloaded.
“Seattle Bank”, the Seattle Bank logo, and “CD Valet®” are trademarks of the Bank. Other featured words or symbols, used to identify the source of goods and services, may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
Web Content and Materials
The information on this website is for information purposes only. It is believed to be reliable, but the Bank does not warrant its completeness, timeliness or accuracy. The information on the website is not intended as an offer or solicitation for the purchase of any security or any financial instrument.
The information and materials contained in this website-and the terms and conditions of the access to and use of such information and materials-are subject to change without notice. Products and services described, as well as, associated fees, charges, interest rates, and balance requirements may differ among geographic locations. Not all products and services are offered at all locations.
Certain portions or pages of this website may be subject to additional disclosures and disclaimers. In the event of a conflict between those disclosures and disclaimers, and these terms and conditions, the additional disclosures and disclaimers will govern for those portions or pages.
You agree that: (i) you will not engage in any activities related to the website that are contrary to applicable law, regulation or the terms of any agreements you may have with the Bank; and (ii) in circumstances where locations of the website require identification for process, you will establish commercially reasonable security procedures and controls to limit access to your password or other identifying information to authorized individuals.
THE BANK OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY DISCONTINUE OR MAKE CHANGES IN THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE TO YOU AND WITHOUT ANY LIABILITY TO YOU UNLESS REQUIRED BY LAW. ANY DATED INFORMATION IS PUBLISHED AS OF ITS DATE ONLY, AND THE BANK DOES NOT UNDERTAKE ANY OBLIGATION OR RESPONSIBILITY TO UPDATE OR AMEND ANY SUCH INFORMATION. THE BANK RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE ANY OR ALL WEBSITE OFFERINGS OR TRANSMISSIONS WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE TO THE USER UNLESS REQUIRED BY LAW. FURTHERMORE, BY OFFERING THIS WEBSITE AND INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES VIA THIS WEBSITE, NO DISTRIBUTION OR SOLICITATION IS MADE BY THE BANK TO ANY PERSON TO USE THE WEBSITE OR SUCH INFORMATION, PRODUCT OR SERVICE IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE THE PROVISION OF THE WEBSITE AND SUCH INFORMATION, PRODUCT OR SERVICE IS PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Potential Disruption of Service
Access to the website may from time to time be unavailable, delayed, limited or slowed due to, among other things:
- Hardware failure, including among other things, failures of computers (including your own computer), servers, networks, telecommunication lines and connections, and other electronic and mechanical equipment.
- Software failure, including among other things, bugs, errors, viruses, botnets, configuration problems, incompatibility of systems, utilities or applications, the operation of firewalls or screening programs, unreadable codes, or irregularities within particular documents or other content.
- Overload of system capacities.
- Damage caused by severe weather, earthquakes, wars, insurrection, riots, civil commotion, act of God, accident, fire, water damage, explosion, mechanical breakdown or natural disasters.
- Interruption (whether partial or total) of power supplies or other utility of service.
- Strike or other stoppage (whether partial or total) of labor.
- Governmental or regulatory restrictions, exchange rulings, court or tribunal orders or other human intervention.
- Any other cause (whether similar or dissimilar to any of the foregoing) whatsoever beyond the control of the Bank.
Links to Other Sites
Links to non-Bank websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the websites, and the Bank has no control over the content on such non-Bank websites. If you choose to follow a link to a website not controlled by the Bank, the Bank makes no warranties, either express or implied, concerning the content of such site, including the accuracy, completeness, reliability or suitability thereof for any particular purpose, nor does the Bank warrant that such site or content is free from any claims of copyright, trademark or other infringement of the rights of third parties or that such site or content is devoid of viruses or other contamination. The Bank does not guarantee the authenticity of documents on the Internet. Links to non-Bank websites do not imply any endorsement of or responsibility for the opinions, ideas, products, information, or services offered at such sites, or any representation regarding the content at such sites.
Information About You and Your Visits to the Website
All information we collect on this website is subject to our Privacy Center. By using this website, you consent to all actions taken by us with respect to your information in compliance with the Privacy Center.
You can control how cookies are placed on your computer or mobile device by changing your internet browser settings. You can also allow cookies from specific websites by making them ‘Trusted websites’. You can delete existing cookies from your browser and if you completely disable cookies we won’t gather any further information, but we may still use information we’ve collected in the past.
Please note: if you use multiple internet browsers/computers/mobile devices, you’ll need to update your settings on each in order to disable cookies completely. Further, restricting cookies could mean you experience difficulty when using some online services.
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
BECAUSE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF HUMAN AND MECHANICAL ERROR AS WELL AS OTHER FACTORS, THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING ALL INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE) IS PROVIDED “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE”. THE BANK AND ITS THIRD PARTY DATA PROVIDERS ARE NOT PROVIDING ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE WEBSITE.
THE BANK AND ITS THIRD PARTY DATA PROVIDERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND WITH REGARD TO THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, FREEDOM FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. FURTHER, THE BANK WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY, DIFFICULTY IN USE, INACCURACY OF INFORMATION, COMPUTER VIRUSES, MALICIOUS CODE OR OTHER DEFECT IN THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR THE INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN THIS WEBSITE AND FILES AND THE USER`S BROWSER OR OTHER SITE ACCESSING PROGRAM. NOR WILL THE BANK BE LIABLE FOR ANY OTHER PROBLEMS EXPERIENCED BY THE USER DUE TO CAUSES BEYOND THE BANK`S CONTROL. NO LICENSE TO THE USER IS IMPLIED IN THESE DISCLAIMERS. THE BANK AND ITS THIRD-PARTY DATA PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE AND THE BANK EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ERRORS AND OMISSIONS IN THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION. FURTHERMORE, THE BANK WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY, DIFFICULTY IN USE, COMPUTER VIRUSES, MALICIOUS CODE, OR OTHER DEFECT IN WEBSITE, ANY INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN THE WEBSITE AND THE USER`S FILES AND THE USER`S BROWSER OR OTHER SITE ACCESSING PROGRAM, OR ANY OTHER PROBLEMS EXPERIENCED BY THE USER DUE TO CAUSES BEYOND THE BANK’S CONTROL. NO LICENSE TO THE USER IS IMPLIED IN THESE DISCLAIMERS. NOTHING HEREIN SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS LIMITING OR REDUCING THE BANK`S RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBLIGATIONS TO CLIENTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE BANK BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, LOST OPPORTUNITY OR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ANY USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE BANK HAS BEEN APPRISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF SUCH DAMAGES OCCURRING AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.
Enforceability and Governing Law
In the event any of the terms or provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be held to be unenforceable, the remaining terms and provisions shall be unimpaired, and the unenforceable term or provision shall be replaced by such enforceable term or provision as comes closest to the intention underlying the unenforceable term or provision. These Terms and Conditions shall be subject to any other agreements you have entered into with the Bank. Your access to and use of this website, and the terms of this disclaimer are governed by the laws of the State of Washington
If you have any questions or comments about this website or these Terms and Conditions, we encourage you to contact our customer service department by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org , calling (833) 232-2096 or by sending a letter to 401 Union Street, Ste. 2900, Seattle, WA 98101.
In the event you notice suspicious activity on your account or believe your personal ID, password or PIN has been compromised, please contact us immediately. Suspicious emails may be forwarded to email@example.com or you can call us at (833) 232-2096 .