Privacy Policy


We, our, and us, when used in this notice, means First National Bank of Fairfield.

This is our privacy notice for our customers.  When we use the words “you” and “your” we mean the following types of customers:

  • Our consumer customers who have a continuing relationship by purchasing or holding financial products or services such as a(n);
    • Deposit account
    • Loan account
    • Safe deposit box
    • Individual Retirement Account where we act as custodian
  • Former customers

We will tell you the sources of the information we collect about you. We will tell you what measures we take to secure that information.

We first define some terms.

Nonpublic personal information means information about you that we collect in connection with providing a financial product or service to you.  Nonpublic personal information does not include information that is available from public sources, such as telephone directories or government records.  Hereafter, we will use term “information” to mean nonpublic personal information as defined in this section.

An affiliate is a company we own or control, a company that owns or controls us, or a company that is owned or controlled by the same company that owns or controls us. Ownership does not mean complete ownership, but means owning enough to have control.

A nonaffiliated third party is a person we do not employ or a company that is not an affiliate of ours. This is also known as nonaffiliated third party, or simply, an “other party.”


We collect information about you from the following sources:

Information we collect on applications or other forms

Information about your transactions with us

Information about your transactions with our affiliates

Information about your transactions with other parties

Information from consumer reporting agency


We restrict access to information about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to you. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect this information.


We will not disclose information about you to anyone, except as disclosed in this policy or as permitted by law.  Examples of this might include disclosures necessary to service your account or prevent unauthorized transactions.


We have the same policy about disclosing information about former customers, as we do about current customers.


In the future, we may disclose information about you to affiliates, even though we are not doing so now.  Here are the kinds of information we may disclose to our affiliates:

Transaction and experience information from our account records:

  • Information about your transactions and experience with us, such as:
    • Name
    • Address
    • Account balances
    • Account activity
    • Types of accounts
    • Parties to the transaction
    • Payment history
    • Deposit history
    • Social Security number

Federal law allows us to disclose the information listed above with our affiliates. You do not have a right to opt out of the disclosure of this information.

Types Of Affiliates

We may disclose information about you in the future to the following types of affiliates:

  • Financial service providers, such as:
    • Insurance agents

Reasons For Disclosure

We may disclose information about you to our affiliates in the future, to provide you with information about additional products and services.