Your privacy is very important to us. As a consumer reporting agency governed by the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") among other applicable state and federal laws, Background Bureau Inc. ("BBI") is committed to protecting your privacy. This covers BBI's websites, including , and practices for handling personal information

Information Collection.

When you browse BBI's publicly accessible web sites, includeing , you do so anonymously. BBI collects personally identifiable information from you only if you choose to provide it. If you are using this web site to open an account with BBI or , we collect the information requested on our account application form, including contact information and financial information (such as credit card number or billing information). This information is used for internal purposes. None of this information is re-sold or otherwise utilized.

How We Use Personal Information

When your order cards or badges, personal information provided by you is used specifically for that purpose. Neither BBI nor will contact any persons or firms with whom we become aware as a result of your being our client. Neither BBI nor Safecard™ System will circumvent any relationship you have with any client or individual as a result of being made aware of any such information by you. Upon issuance of the cards, only applicant names and city are retained in our database for reminder of expiring dates. All other information is promptly shredded.


BBI is committed to protecting the personal information that BBI receives. We utilize a combination of online and offline security technologies, procedures and organizational measures to help safeguard information against loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We employ Secure Socket Layer (SSL) data encryption when data is transmitted over the Internet to our web site. We have installed layered firewalls and other security technologies to help prevent unauthorized access to our systems. Strong password protection protocols are used on our computers, and employees are kept up-to-date on our security and privacy policies. The servers used to store consumer information are maintained in a secure environment with appropriate security measures.

Changes to this policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy may change from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Policy without your explicit consent, and we expect most such changes will be minor. Regardless, we will post any Policy changes and if the changes are significant, we will provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain services, email notification of Policy changes). Each version of this Policy will be identified at the top of the page by its effective date, and we will also retain prior versions in an archive for your review.

If you have any questions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us at or