Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

www.GNECorp.org (the “Website”) is operated by the Greater Newark Enterprises Corporation, (hereinafter referred to as “GNEC,” “us,” “we,” and “our”). AS A CONDITION OF YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS WEBSITE YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING PRIVACY POLICY. YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE CONSTITUES BINDING ACCEPTANCE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY.

Our Privacy Policy explains how we gather your personal and company data, how we handle and protect this data, and what further steps you can take to protect your data. We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time and in our sole discretion, to accurately reflect how we gather and manage your data. All changes to this Privacy Policy will be effective upon posting to the Website without any other notice to you. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE WEBSITE FOLLOWING OUR POSTING OF A CHANGE NOTICE WILL CONSTITUTE BINDING ACCEPTANCE OF THOSE CHANGES.

Some affiliates of have their own websites with their own unique privacy statements, tailored to the services that they provide. We encourage you to read those privacy statements carefully when you visit those affiliate sites.

What Information We Collect, and Why

You may browse the Website without submitting any personally identifiable information (“personal information”) at all. The kinds of information we collect from you will vary, depending on how you use the Website. In order to process your funding application, we will collect some standard information such as your funding needs, name, business name, industry type, e-mail address, mailing address, credit card number, and telephone number. In addition, we will collect additional information such as length of time in business, average monthly sales, and personal credit score range, based upon the information you provide in the funding application. For the purpose of forming your corporation or Limited Liability Company (LLC), we will collect the following information: the name you want your business entity to have, a brief description of the purpose of your business, the name and address of your designated registered agent, the name and address of the directors and officers of your corporation or members or managers for an LLC, and to the extent applicable, how many shares of stock your corporation will be authorized to issue and the par value of such stock.

The Greater Newark Enterprises Corporation may contact you via any method you provide to us, including, but not limited to, email, telephone, mail, or text message. By providing your contact information, including telephone or mobile number and/or email address, you are providing your affirmative consent to receive commercial emails, telephone calls, and other communications from us. Further, by providing your telephone or mobile number to us, you agree to be contacted by or on behalf of GNEC at the telephone or mobile number provided, through autodialed and/or pre-recorded calls, and/or texts (including SMS and MMS), even if you are on a corporate, state, or national Do Not Call list. You understand that your consent is not a condition of receiving any loan funding services.
In addition to the information you choose to submit, our systems are set up to gather certain anonymous data to help us better understand how our Website is being used and how to improve the Website for your convenience. This automatically gathered data includes your computer’s IP or “Internet Protocol” address, statistics about how visitors navigate through our site, and information provided through the use of “cookies.”

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Our cookies are used for two reasons: (1) to help you keep track of your information for your own convenience; (2) to help us understand our audience in the aggregate and the traffic patterns within our Website so that we can continuously improve our products and services. We may use the information collected through the Website for any lawful purpose, including analyzing and tracking the level or type of user activity on the Website, tracking and analyzing usage trends, personalizing the Website to better reflect your preferences, serving relevant advertisements, or enhancing your and other users’ use of the Website.

We do not guarantee that we or the Website will take action in response to do-not-track signals or similar mechanisms. Additionally, some third-party service providers may still collect tracking information even if you have enabled your browser’s do-not-track functionality or utilized a similar do-not-track mechanism.

For your convenience, our Website may contain links to companies offering products or services through our Website. These other company websites are not under the control of GNEC, and we can make no promises or guarantees regarding data collection or the privacy practices of those third party websites. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, or solicit personally identifiable information. We strongly suggest that you review such third parties’ privacy policies before providing any data to them. You should contact these entities directly if you have any questions about their use of the information that they collect.

Steps You Can Take to Ensure Your Privacy

You play a vital role in ensuring the security of your information on this Website. Here are a few steps that you can take to maintain the privacy of your information. It is your responsibility to make sure that the information you provide to us is accurate and current. If your information changes, please update your information by going to the contact us section on the Website.

You should also take the necessary precautions to safeguard your user i.d. and password to prevent unauthorized access to your information stored on this Website and the applications within this Website. If you require assistance to update or delete your information, or if you feel that your user i.d. and password have been compromised, you should contact our Customer Service staff at 1-973-242-4132. Service Representatives are available Monday – Friday: 8AM to 5PM, EST. If you wish for your contact information not to be shared with outside parties, or if you would rather not receive any updates from us, please send a request to info@gnecorp.org.