TERMS & CONDITIONS/E-SIGN DISCLOSURE
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Thank you for your interest in First Independent Bank's e-Statement service. Please read the following e-Sign disclosure and accept the Terms and Conditions before continuing.
This First Independent Bank Online Statement E-Sign Disclosure ("Disclosure") applies to all Communications for those products, services, and Accounts offered or accessible through Online Service that are not otherwise governed by the terms and conditions of an electronic disclosure and consent. Please note that consenting to receive Communications under this disclosure will not automatically enroll you in paperless statements.
The words "we," "us," and "our" means the First Independent Bank and the words "you" and "your' means you, the individual(s) who is identified on the Account as the owner or authorized signer as the Account holder on the Account(s). As used in this Disclosure, "Communication" means any customer agreements or amendments thereto, periodic statement, authorization, disclosure, notice, or other information related to your Account, including but not limited to information that we are required by law to provide to you in writing.
- Scope of Communications to Be Provided in Electronic Form. When you select "Online Only" with respect to an Account, You agree that we may provide you with any Communications relating to that Account in electronic format, and that we may discontinue sending paper Communications to you, unless and until you withdraw your consent as described below. Your consent to receive electronic Communications and transactions includes, but is not limited to:
- All legal and regulatory Communications associated with the Account or the product or service available through Online Service for your Account.
- Notices or disclosures about a change in the terms of your Account or associated payment feature and responses to claims.
- Privacy policies and notices.
- Monthly (or other periodic) billing or account statements for your Account(s) or such other Communications we may include from time to time as part of the enrollment in the Paperless Statement program.
- Method of Providing Communications to You in Electronic Form: All Communications that we provide to you in electronic form will be provided either
- via e-mail at the e-mail address you specify on this disclosure,
- by access to a web site that we will designate in an e-mail notice we send to you at the time the information is available, or
- to the extent permissible by law, by access to a web site that will generally be designated in advance for such purpose, or
- by requesting you download a PDF file containing the Communication.
- How to Withdraw Consent: You may withdraw your consent to receive Communications in electronic form for any of your Accounts by contacting us at (888) 880-2887 or for paperless Statements, by changing your delivery service preferences within the Online Service. We may treat your provision of an invalid email address or the subsequent malfunction of a previously valid address as a withdrawal of your consent to receive electronic Communications. We will not impose any fee to process the withdrawal of your consent to receive electronic Communications. Any withdrawal of your consent to receive electronic Communications will be effective only after we have a reasonable period of time to process your withdrawal.
- How to Update Your Records: It is your responsibility to provide us with true, accurate and complete e-mail address, contact, and other information related to this Disclosure and your Account(s), and to maintain and update promptly any changes in this information. You can update such information (such as your e-mail address) through the Online Service or by contacting us at (888) 880-2887.
- Hardware and Software Requirements: In order to access, view, and retain electronic Communications that we make available to you,
- an internet browser that supports 128 bit encryption;
- sufficient electronic storage capacity on your computer’s hard drive or other storage unit;
- an e-mail account with an internet service provider and e-mail software in order to participate in our electronic Communications programs;
- a personal computer that meets the following hardware and software requirements:
- 300 MHz Pentium CPU or better
- 128 MB of RAM or better
- Windows 98 or higher d. IE 5.5 or higher (with 128 bit encryption)
- Internet connection (if modem, at least 56K)
- Browser Settings:
- Cookies enabled
- Microsoft Java Virtual Machine enabled
- 800 x 600 resolution
- Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher (for Help files and viewing documents in PDF format)
- Printer (if you wish to print documents)
- WinZip 7.0 or higher (if you wish to download documents)
- Requesting Paper Copies: We will not send you a paper copy of any Communication from us, unless you request it or we otherwise deem it appropriate to do so. You can obtain a paper copy of an electronic Communication by printing it yourself or by requesting that we mail you a paper copy, provided that such request is made no later than seven years after we first provided the electronic Communication to you. To request a paper copy, contact us by telephone at (888) 880-2887. We may charge you a reasonable service charge for the delivery of paper copies of any Communication provided to you electronically pursuant to your authorization. We reserve the right, but assume no obligation, to provide a paper (instead of electronic) copy of any Communication that you have authorized us to provide electronically.
- Communications in Writing: All Communications in either electronic or paper format from us to you will be considered "in writing." You should print or download for your records a copy of your First Independent Bank Online Statements, this Disclosure, your initial authorization to receive First Independent Bank Online Statements and any changes to that authorization, and any other Communication that is important to you.
- Federal Law: You acknowledge and agree that your consent to electronic Communications is being provided in connection with a transaction affecting interstate commerce that is subject to the federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, and that you and we both intend that the Act apply to the fullest extent possible to validate our ability to conduct business with you by electronic means.
- Termination/Changes. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to discontinue the provision of your electronic Communications, or to terminate or change the terms and conditions on which we provide electronic Communications. We will provide you with notice of any such termination or change as required by law.
e-Statements Terms and Conditions
CONDITIONS OF USE
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND TO THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS OF USE WITHOUT LIMITATION OR QUALIFICATION. PLEASE READ THESE CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH EACH TERM OF USE SPECIFIED HEREIN, YOU ARE NOT GRANTED PERMISSION TO USE THIS WEBSITE AND MUST EXIT THIS SITE IMMEDIATELY. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS MAY BE REVISED AT ANY TIME BY UPDATING THIS POSTING. YOU ARE BOUND BY ANY SUCH REVISIONS AND SHOULD THEREFORE PERIODICALLY VISIT THIS PAGE TO REVIEW THE THEN CURRENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS TO WHICH YOU ARE BOUND.
UNAUTHORIZED USE OF First Independent Bank’S WEBSITE AND SYSTEMS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO UNAUTHORIZED ENTRY INTO First Independent Bank’S SYSTEMS, MISUSE OF PASSWORDS, OR MISUSE OF ANY INFORMATION POSTED TO A SITE, IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED AND DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT First Independent Bank OWNS AND MAINTAINS THIS WEBSITE. First Independent Bank DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. First Independent Bank DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT First Independent Bank) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION.
THE INFORMATION AND DESCRIPTIONS CONTAINED HEREIN ARE NOT NECESSARILY INTENDED TO BE COMPLETE DESCRIPTIONS OF ALL TERMS, EXCLUSIONS AND CONDITIONS APPLICABLE TO THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, BUT ARE PROVIDED SOLELY FOR GENERAL INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES. PLEASE REFER TO THE ACTUAL PRODUCT OR SERVICES AGREEMENT PROVIDED.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
WHILE First Independent Bank USES REASONABLE EFFORTS TO INCLUDE ACCURATE AND UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS SOMETIMES OCCUR. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, First Independent Bank MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION AND MATERIAL CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL First Independent Bank OR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE WEBSITE BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE. FURTHERMORE, First Independent Bank ALSO ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY AS A RESULT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING IN THE WEBSITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS, DATA, TEXT, IMAGES, VIDEO, OR AUDIO FROM THIS WEBSITE. NO LICENSE TO THE USER IS IMPLIED IN THESE DISCLAIMERS.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL First Independent 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 First Independent Bank HAS BEEN APPRISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF SUCH DAMAGES OCCURRING AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.
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, failures of computers, servers, networks, telecommunication lines and connections, and other electronic and mechanical equipment;
- Software failure, including bugs, viruses, errors, configuration problems, incompatibility of systems, utilities or applications, the operations of firewalls or screening programs, unreadable codes, or irregularities within particular documents;
- Overload of system capacities;
- Damage caused by severe weather, earthquakes, wars, insurrection, riots, accident, fire, water damage, explosion, mechanical breakdown or natural disasters;
- Interruption of power supplies;
- Strike or stoppage of labor;
- Governmental or regulatory restrictions, or other human intervention;
- Any other cause whatsoever beyond the control of First Independent Bank.
No "minor," as determined by the applicable jurisdiction’s insurance or other laws, may use this Website. First Independent Bank does not knowingly solicit business or gather information from minors and request that any minor have their parent or a responsible adult contact us. If you are a minor, please leave this site immediately.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
This website may be linked to other websites which are not maintained by First Independent Bank. Links to non-First Independent Bank Websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the Website and First Independent Bank has no control over content on such non-First Independent Bank Websites. If you choose to link to a Website not controlled by First Independent Bank, First Independent Bank makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, concerning the content of such site, including the accuracy, completeness, reliability, suitability thereof for any particular purpose, nor does First Independent 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. Links to non-First Independent Bank 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
PROCESSING AN ELECTRONIC ACCOUNT APPLICATION
The applicant acknowledges that First Independent Bank shall, among other things, attempt in good faith to:
- obtain the applicant’s consent to conduct an electronic account application using “Electronic Records” and “Electronic Signatures”, as those terms are defined in the federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (“E-SIGN”);
- obtain the consent of all other parties participating in or acknowledgment of other parties affected by the electronic account application transaction;
- comply with all other requirements of E-SIGN or the UETA (or other law) if enacted in the governing jurisdiction and consistent with E-SIGN and all other applicable federal and state laws, regulations and rules;
- assure the accuracy of all of the Electronic Records and the authenticity of the Electronic Signatures used in the electronic account application transaction and complying with all federal and state laws, regulations and rules, as applicable; and
- disclose to the applicant and all other parties participating in or affected by the electronic account application transaction the hardware and software requirements necessary to conduct the electronic account application transaction, including disclosing how to access or retain Electronic Records or to obtain paper copies.
APPLICANT DISCLOSURE AND CONSENT REQUIREMENTS FOR PROCESSING AN ELECTRONIC ACCOUNT APPLICATION
Applicant Consent. The applicant acknowledges and agrees that in order to conduct an electronic account application transaction, the applicant must:
- receive from First Independent Bank, in advance of consenting to use electronic records and electronic signatures, a clear and conspicuous statement disclosing:
- the applicant’s right to require the use of paper documents and written signatures rather than electronic records and electronic signatures;
- the applicant’s right to withdraw his/her consent at any time and the consequences of withdrawing consent;
- the transaction or categories of records to which the consent will apply;
- the procedures to withdraw consent and to update information necessary to contact the applicant electronically;
- how the applicant may, upon request, obtain a paper copy of an electronic record and whether any fee will be charged for the copy; and
- the hardware and software requirements for access to and retention of the Electronic Records; and
- consent and agree to conduct an electronic account application transaction using Electronic Records and Electronic Signatures.
APPLICANT’S RIGHT TO PAPER COPIES OF THE ELECTRONIC ACCOUNT APPLICATION DOCUMENTS
The applicant will be provided with a paper copy of all of the Electronic Records and paper documents that the applicant has signed and any other Electronic Records or paper documents that are used in connection with the electronic account application transaction that are provided to an applicant if requested by the applicant. The copies provided to the applicant will be the applicant’s record of the electronic account application transaction. First Independent Bank must disclose to the applicant whether there are any fees associated with providing the applicant with paper copies.
First Independent Bank may, at its option, without affecting the applicant’s consent to use Electronic Records and Electronic Signatures in any way, require that some or all of the account application documents be prepared on paper and signed by the applicant in writing.
ENFORCEABILITY AND GOVERNING LAW
In the event any of the terms or provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be held to unenforceable, the remaining terms and conditions shall be unimpaired and the unenforceable term or provision shall be replaced by such enforceable term or provision as comes closest to the intent underlying the unenforceable term or provision. These terms and conditions shall be subject to any other agreements you have entered into with First Independent Bank.
Nothing in this Website should be construed as rendering tax, legal, investment or accounting advice.
The user's access to and use of the alliancebankofarizona.com Website, and the terms of this disclaimer are governed by the laws of the State of Arizona.
OWNERSHIP OF INFORMATION
Any information, other than personal data or information (including e-mail addresses), you transmit to First Independent Bank via this Website, by electronic mail or otherwise, including data, questions, comments, or suggestions will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and will become the property of First Independent Bank.
TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS
All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and icons are proprietary to First Independent Bank or used with permission obtained by First Independent Bank, as applicable. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Website without the written permission of First Independent Bank and/or the owner of the mark, logo or icon, as applicable. Your use of the trademarks displayed on this Website, or any other content on this Website, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.
Images displayed on this Website are either the property of, or used with permission by, First Independent Bank, as applicable. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by First Independent Bank and/or the owner, as applicable. Any unauthorized use of images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
You acknowledge that any software which may be available or provided to you on this Website may contain technology that is subject to strict controls pursuant to export control laws and regulations of the United States of America and other countries and jurisdictions. You hereby agree that you will not transfer or export such software in violation of such applicable export laws and regulations. First Independent Bank does not authorize the downloading or exportation of any software or technical data from this Website to any jurisdiction prohibited by such export controls laws and regulations.
EXECUTION BY ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE
By clicking on the button entitled “I Accept” below, I have electronically signed and intended to sign this Electronic Record and have agreed to be bound by the foregoing terms. By clicking on the button entitled “I DECLINE” below, I have decided I do not wish to proceed with processing an application using electronic means.
You must be an authorized signer on the accounts you wish to enroll in e-Statements. In addition, the accounts you enroll must be on Online Banking. If you are not currently enrolled in online banking, please contact your branch or your relationship manager. Certificates of deposit and loan statements are not available for e-Statement service at this time.