Privacy Policy

Effective Date: July 19, 2017

  Great American Payment Systems Inc. (“Great American Payment Systems Inc.”) values your privacy and we desire to ensure that your experience with Great American Payment Systems Inc., our websites and related subdomains (the “Sites”) and all of our products, electronic portals, mobile applications, software, blogs, and forums (collectively with the Sites, the “Services”) are satisfying.  In that regard, Great American Payment Systems Inc. has established the following Privacy Policy (“Policy”) to explain and describe what personal information we collect, how we use it, and your options regarding information we may collect about you.  By accepting this Policy you expressly consent to the information handling practices described in this Policy.  In addition, by accepting this Policy you expressly represent that you are over the age of 18 or are not considered a minor in the jurisdiction in which you reside.  Your use of the Services or any other content, products, or other services covered by this Policy constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to this Policy, as updated from time-to-time.  You may access the current version of this Policy on Great American Payment Systems Inc. website or by contacting us to request a copy.  

  1. Contact Information. If you have questions about this Policy, please feel free to contact us at:

TransNational Bankcard, Inc. 9550 W. Higgins Road , 8th Floor Rosemont, IL 60018 Telephone: (847) 655-1300 Fax: (847) 655-2422

  1. Gathered Information. In describing our collection, use, and sharing of information in this Policy, we refer to our collection and use of Personal Information. “Personal Information” as used in this Policy, is personally identifiable information which directly identifies an individual, such as first and last name, mailing address, email address, credit card numbers, billing information, IP addresses, demographics, usernames, passwords, other online contact information, or telephone number.  We collect Personal Information, as well as non-personally identifiable information through the Services.


  1. Voluntary. We collect information you provide to us in optional, voluntary submissions, such as in registration forms, applications, user profiles, promotional signups, sweepstakes/contest entries, requests for customer service, software and mobile applications downloads and your voluntary contributions.
  2. Through Services. We collect information received in connection with your use of the Services, including transactions processed under any related merchant agreement and information submitted to TransNational Bankcard in connection with the Services.
  3. Third Parties. We also obtain information, including without limitation Personal Information, from third party sources. Third party sources may include, but are not limited to, analytics, tracking, and other services we may solicit to collect Personal Information on our behalf, gateway services used to access the Services, and various service providers you may use in connection with the Services.  We may directly combine information received from third parties with Personal Information that we have collected.  We treat and handle all Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.  Please note that third parties may not be bound by this Privacy Policy.


  1. About Cookies. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie.  Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.  You can find more information about cookies at:
  2. Uses. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
  3. Consent. TransNational Bankcard does not require that you accept cookies and you may withdraw your consent to our use of cookies at any time by adjusting your browser’s privacy settings; however, some functionality on our Sites and Services may be disabled if you decline to accept cookies.
  1.  Tracking. Third party analytics tools and technologies collect and analyze certain types of information, including cookies, IP addresses, device and software identifiers, referring and exit URLs, onsite behavior and usage information, feature use metrics and statistics, usage and purchase history, MAC Address, mobile unique device ID, and other similar information.
  2. Use of Information. The third party analytics companies who collect information on our Sites and Services may combine the information they collect with other information they have independently collected from or through other websites, products, and services. Many of these companies collect and use information under their own privacy policies.


  1. General Information Use. Generally, we use Personal Information to establish and enhance our relationship with our users through four main categories: Communication; Optimization; Advertising; and Sharing Features.


  1. Sharing Functions. We may request and use your Personal Information to fulfill any function within the Services which you elect to use. For example, we may provide you with the opportunity to email a link to certain content to another person.  To use this feature, we may require you to provide certain Personal Information including your email address and the email address of each person to whom you send the link.
  2. Third Party Sharing. We also may allow you to share links to content with users of various third party services (e.g., social networking, search and sharing services). When sharing links using one of these third party services, if you are not already logged in to the third party service, you will need to supply login credentials for it.  If you are not a registered user of the third party service, you will need to sign up for it.  You are supplying the registration information or login credentials for the third party service directly to that third party, and not to us.  By using any of these third party services to share links to content, you permit us to access, use and disclose any information relating to your account on each third party service (such as your user name and profile information) that is available to us through the third party service, including through its application programming interface (API).


  1. Third Party Information Sharing. We do not share Personal Information with third parties except in accordance with this Policy. We may, and may be required to, share certain information, including Personal Information, with third parties as follows:



  1. Information Security.


  1. Other Important Privacy Information.