The types of information we collect:
Information voluntarily provided by you via registration:
When you visit or transact business on our websites, you may be required to register with us or be requested to provide us with personal and account information. When you provide us with this information, we will let you know how we may use such information. If you tell us that you do not want us to use this information as a basis for further contact with you (by accessing our opt-out procedure described below), we will respect your wishes. We may also offer options for you to sign up for our newsletters. During the registration process, you must provide us with your name, phone number, and a valid email address. Communications from us; newsletters and promotional offers: In order to keep our users informed about our latest news, products, and services, we may send emails and announcements to your personal email address that you provided to us while registering on our Sites. If you elected to opt–in to any of our email lists and later decide that you no longer wish to receive newsletters or promotional email from us, you may unsubscribe from such list by following the instructions contained in each email we send to you to unsubscribe from such email list.
Contacting Us: You are always free to contact us with a question or problem related to your use of the Sites. Our standard business practice is to retain any communications from our Sites visitors to help us to serve each of you better.
Third-party information provided to us
Marketing Data: We may purchase marketing data from third parties and add it to our existing user database to better target our advertising and to provide pertinent offers in which we think you would be interested. We may also associate this marketing data to the personally identifiable information that you provide to us.
Automatic data collection
When and with whom we may share your information
Vendors: We may share your personal information with companies acting as our authorized agents in providing our service (e.g., credit card processing, customer/support services, marketing, etc) to you, all of which agree to use it only for such specified purposes. Each vendor must agree to implement and maintain reasonable security procedures and practices appropriate to the nature of your information in order to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification or disclosure. Because we operate globally, we may transfer your information to countries or jurisdictions that do not provide the same level of data protection as the country in which you are based. If we make such a transfer, we will, or our vendors will, as applicable, provide for the proper safeguards required by applicable law to ensure that your information is protected.
Legally affiliated entities: In the event that First Guardian Group is merged, or in the event of a transfer of our assets, websites or operations, First Guardian Group may disclose or transfer your personal information in connection with such transaction.
Legally compelled disclosure: We will also disclose your personal information when required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena or other legal obligation, in response to a law enforcement agency’s request, or in special cases, when we have reason to believe that disclosing your personal information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (whether intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property.
Bankruptcy: You should also be aware that courts of equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, may have the authority under certain circumstances to permit your personal information to be shared or transferred to third parties without your permission.
Consent to processing: By providing any personal information to us, you fully understand and unambiguously consent to the transfer of such personal information to, and the collection and processing of such personal information in, the United States and other countries or territories. Your personal information will be stored and processed on our computers in the United States. The laws on holding personal information in the United States may vary and be less stringent than laws of your state or country. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to hold and transmit your personal information in a safe, confidential, and secure environment. If you object to your personal information being transferred or used in this manner, please do not register with or use our websites.
First Guardian Group endeavors to protect the security of your personal information and your choices for its intended use. We use Secure Socket Layers or SSL technology to protect the transmission of sensitive personal information such as your credit card number. We store your personal information on a secure server, and use procedures designed to protect the personal information we collect from unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification or disclosure. Although we will take (and require our third-party providers to take) commercially reasonable security precautions regarding your personal information collected from and stored on our websites, due to the open nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that any of your personal information stored on our servers, or transmitted to or from a user, will be free from unauthorized access, and we disclaim any liability for any theft or loss of, unauthorized access or damage to, or interception of any data or communications. By using our websites, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.
Opt-out right: If you would like to opt out of any of our marketing programs, or wish to withdraw your consent to contact you via your email, fax, or phone number, or if your personal details change, please contact us through one of the following: (i) by telephone, at 408-392-8822 and ask for Investor Relations; (ii) by facsimile, at 408-392-8822; (iii) by email, by following the Opt-Out instruction contained in the body of any marketing email from us or by sending us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org by including a copy of the email you have received and by typing “Remove” in the subject line of your email; or (iv) by mail, care of Investor Relations, First Guardian Group, 777 North First Street, Suite 720, San Jose, CA 95112.
Your election not to receive newsletters or promotional and marketing correspondence from us will not: (a) preclude us from corresponding with you, by email or otherwise, regarding your existing or past relationship with us, and (b) preclude us, including our employees, contractors, agents, and other representatives, from accessing and viewing your personal information in the course of maintaining and improving our websites.
Your continued use of our sites means that you have read and understand the following risks and disclosures:
Risks and disclosures:
First Guardian Group securities offerings are generally for accredited investors (generally described as having a net worth of over $1 million dollars exclusive of primary residence) and accredited entities only. If you are unsure if you are an accredited investor and/or an accredited entity, please verify with your CPA and Attorney prior to considering an investment. You may be required to verify your accreditation status. The information herein has been prepared for educational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to purchase securities real estate investments. Such offers are only made through the sponsors Private Placement Memorandum (PPM) which is solely available to accredited investors and accredited entities. IRC Section 1031, IRC Section 1033, IRC Section 721 and real estate crowdfunding investments are complex tax concepts; therefore, you should consult your legal or tax professional regarding the specifics of your particular situation prior to considering an investment. This material is not to be interpreted as tax or legal advice. Please speak with your own tax and legal advisors for advice/guidance regarding your particular situation. There are risks associated with investing in real estate, real estate crowdfunding investments, and Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) properties including, but not limited to, loss of entire investment principal, declining market values, tenant vacancies, and illiquidity. Investors should read the PPM carefully before investing paying special attention to the risk section. Because investors situations and objectives vary, this information is not intended to indicate suitability for any particular investor. Please speak with your CPA and Attorney to determine if an investment in real estate investments and DST properties is suitable for your particular situation/circumstances. Past performance is not indicative of future returns. Potential distributions/cash flows/returns/appreciation are not guaranteed and could be lower than anticipated. There are significant limitations on the ability to sell or transfer interests. Expected distributions, cash flows, and returns may not be realized, and a loss of invested capital is possible. Please do not invest if you cannot afford to lose your entire principal amount invested. This material does not constitute an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any security. Such offers can be made only by the confidential PPM. Please be aware that this material cannot and does not replace the PPM and is qualified in its entirety by the PPM. This material contains information that has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. However, First Guardian Group and LightPath Capital, Inc. and their representatives do not guarantee the accuracy and validity of the information herein. Investors should perform their own investigations before considering any investment. Securities offered through registered representatives of LightPath Capital, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. LightPath Capital, Inc. and First Guardian Group and FGG1031 are not affiliated. LightPath Capital Address: 1453 Third Street Promenade, Suite 315, Santa Monica, CA 90401, Phone 310-260-9187.