The New Mexico Educational Assistance Foundation and the New Mexico Student Loan Guarantee Corporation, conducting business as New Mexico Student Loans (NMSL), is committed to safeguarding the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information. Federal law requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and protect your personal information. New Mexico Student Loans does not share personally identifying information with third-party marketers.
Examples of the types of personal information that we may collect include:
All financial companies need to share their customers' personal information to run their everyday businesses. We do not disclose personal information about our customers or former customers, except as permitted or required by law or regulation. NMSL protects your personal information from unauthorized access and use. We use security measures that represent best practices such as computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.
We must notify you about our privacy practices when NMSL becomes the holder of your student loan(s) and annually thereafter until NMSL no longer holds your loan.
NMSL does not automatically collect personal information from visitors to our websites. However, we may automatically collect and store certain data from all website visitors; for example, the name of the domain and host from which the visitor accessed the Internet, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of computers and browser software used to access an NMSL website, the date and time the visitor accesses NMSL websites and the Internet address of the website from which a visitor links directly to an NMSL website.
No cookies or other tracking technology are used on the NMSL website. Cookies are small programs placed on the user's computer that track the user's whereabouts. If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, our website's operating system will automatically record some general information about your visit as stated above.