You may decide to send FSA information, including personally identifying information. The information you supply - whether through a secure Web form, a standard Web form, or by sending an electronic mail message - is maintained by FSA for the purpose of processing your request or inquiry. FSA also uses the information you supply in other ways to further FSA's mission of maintaining stability and public confidence in the nation's banking system.
Various employees of FSA may see the information you submit in the course of their official duties. The information may also be shared by FSA with third parties to advance the purpose for which you provide the information, including other federal or state government agencies. For example, if you file a complaint, it may be sent to a financial institution for action, or information may be supplied to the Department of Justice in the event it appears that federal criminal statutes have been violated by an entity you are reporting to FSA. The primary use of personally identifying information will be to enable the government to contact you in the event we have questions regarding the information you have reported.
Electronic mail is not necessarily secure. You are advised to be cautious when sending electronic mail containing sensitive, confidential information. As an alternative, we advise users to give consideration to using postal mail. "
According to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless such collection displays a valid OMB control number. The valid OMB control number for this information collection is 1845-0072.
Public reporting burden for this collection of information is estimated to average 25 minutes per response, including time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information.
The obligation to respond to this collection is required to obtain or retain a benefit (34 CFR 668.23; 668.26(b), 34 CFR 600.20(a)or(b); 600.20(g)).
If you have comments or concerns regarding the status of your individual submission of this form, please contact U.S. Department of Education, Federal Student Aid, 830 First Street N.E. Washington, D.C. 20002/Ti Baker.