The state of California requires that we provide privacy information for individuals that reside in California. If you do not reside in California, you can skip this document.

For California residents, here is a summary of what you will learn from these California disclosures and privacy policy:

Below is the legal information we are required to share:

These CALIFORNIA EMPLOYEE CCPA DISCLOSURES supplement the Employee Handbook and govern the personal information collected, used and shared by Elevate Credit, Inc. (“Elevate,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) and apply to job applicants, employees, owners, directors, officers, and contractors of Elevate who are acting in such a capacity (“employment position”) and who reside in the State of California (“consumers” or “you”). We adopt this policy to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) and other California privacy laws. Any terms defined in the CCPA have the same meaning when used in this policy.


We collect information that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with an individual consumer or device (“personal information”).

1.1. Personal information does not include:

1.2. How We Obtain Your Personal Information:

Directly from you.

You enter or provide us with information, whether online or by email, phone, or document upload. For example, your contact information that you provide in an employment application, or documents you provide to verify your identity.

Directly and indirectly from you based on activity on our website or network.

For example, from internet browsing or network usage details collected automatically.

From service providers and third-parties that interact with us in connection with your employment position.

For example, credit reporting agencies from which we check your credit in connection with a submitted employment application, or other service providers that provide background search results.

1.3. Categories of Personal Information We Collect

In the last 12 months, we collected the following categories of personal information:

1.4. How We Use Your Personal Information:

We may use or disclose the personal information we collect for one or more of the following business purposes:

1.5. Who We Share Your Personal Information with for a Business or Commercial Purpose:

We may disclose your personal information to a service provider or third party for a business or commercial purpose. When we disclose personal information to a service provider, we enter a contract that describes the purpose and requires the service provider to both keep that personal information confidential and not use it for any purpose except performing the contract or as otherwise permitted under the CCPA. Examples of who we share with include:

1.6. Sale of Personal Information:

We do not sell your personal information. We do not sell the Personal Information of minors under 16 years of age without affirmative authorization.


Do Not Track is a web browser setting that requests websites and applications to disable their tracking of an individual user. Our site honors Do Not Track settings in your browser.


We reserve the right to amend the CALIFORNIA EMPLOYEE CCPA DISCLOSURES at our discretion and at any time. When we make material changes to the CALIFORNIA EMPLOYEE CCPA DISCLOSURES, we will notify you.


If you interact with us on social media and to understand your choices, please review the privacy options and settings on those platforms.


If you have any questions or comments about this policy, the ways in which we collect and use your personal information, your rights regarding such use, please contact our Chief Privacy Officer, Kate Vanderkolk at:

Version 2.0 – Effective Date 1/1/2021