BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass today announced a partnership with Reputation.com, the leader in online privacy and reputation management solutions, to provide Internet privacy solutions for BBVA Compass customers and employees. BBVA Compass, one of the top 25 largest commercial banks in the U.S. based on deposit market share, is providing customers and employees with Reputation.com's MyPrivacy solution. MyPrivacy is a patented technology solution that finds, protects, removes and monitors individuals' personal information online.
"In today's digital age, it's essential that our customers and employees have solutions that ensure privacy and protect their identity," said Jon Mulkin, consumer segment director at BBVA Compass. "MyPrivacy is an innovative and proven technology solution that offers a way to manage personal information online. MyPrivacy aligns with our core strategy to provide simple, efficient solutions and services that benefit our customers, with a focus on innovation.
Mulkin continued, "We chose to affiliate ourselves with Reputation.com based on the company's industry leadership and technological edge."
MyPrivacy removes personal, private information—such as name, address, phone number, age, financial information, date of birth and more—from hundreds of people search databases online. With MyPrivacy, users benefit from continual, automated safeguarding of their private and personally identifiable information (pii) online."Individuals want control of their private information online and the businesses that deliver on this are at a huge competitive advantage," said Owen Tripp, co-founder and COO at Reputation.com. "BBVA Compass is ahead of the curve—they're putting privacy first. By doing so, they improve security and bring peace of mind to their customers." MyPrivacy is being offered in all 712 BBVA Compass branch locations and to all customers via the bank's Privacy and Security center at http://www.bbvacompass.com/personal/security/my_privacy.cfm. For more information, customers may call 1-800-COMPASS.