SUMC is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the SUMC site and governs data collection and usage. By using the SUMC site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.



SUMC collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, and telephone number that you already give us via direct contact. 

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through SUMC public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: SUMC does not read any of your private online communications.



SUMC collects and uses your personal information to operate the SUMC Web site and deliver the services you have requested. SUMC also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from SUMC and its affiliates. 

SUMC does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. SUMC may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. 

SUMC does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

SUMC Web site will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on SUMC or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of SUMC; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SUMC, or the public.



SUMC Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the SUMC services or Web sites you visit.



SUMC secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. SUMC secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. 



SUMC will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. SUMC encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how SUMC is protecting your information.



SUMC welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you feel that SUMC has not adhered to this Statement, please contact SUMC at We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.