When you become a HIIquote.com customer, you entrust us with your personal data. We consider your data to be private and confidential, and we hold ourselves to the highest standards of trust and fiduciary duty in their safekeeping and use.
Health Insurance Innovators (HII) and our partners will not release information about you or your application, policy or claims information, unless one or more of the following conditions are met:
- We receive your prior written consent.
- We believe the prospective recipient to be you or your authorized representative.
- We are required by law to release information to the recipient.
Questions about your medical history and physical condition are required by our insurance carrier partners and will be released to the insurer so that they may underwrite your insurance application. HII will not give or sell information about you to any other company, individual, or group without your prior authorization.
HII will only use information about you to help us better serve your insurance needs or to suggest HII services or insurance materials that may be of interest to you.
To further protect your privacy, our web site uses the highest levels of Internet security, including data encryption, user names and passwords, and other security tools.
Occasionally, HII may conduct marketing surveys or research to help us evaluate products, services, and the changing needs of our customers. It is HII’s policy to keep this information confidential.
We will not share individual marketing data gathered from our web site with individuals or business entities not affiliated with HII.
We know that the privacy of your personal information is important to you. In order to provide you with insurance products of the highest quality and with the service you deserve, it may be necessary for us from time to time to collect nonpublic personal and financial information about you (the “Information”) and, in certain situations, to share that Information with others. The following notice describes our policies and practices with regard to your Information.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect the Information against unauthorized access and use. We restrict access to the Information to those employees who need access to provide products and services to you and your dependents. The personnel who have access are trained in the proper handling of the Information. Employees who violate this strict level of confidentiality are subject to our disciplinary process.
CATEGORIES OF INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT
In the normal course of business we may collect the following types of Information:
- Information you provide on applications and other forms (including name and address)
- Data about your transactions with us (such as types of products you have purchased and your account status)
- Information gathered on our Web sites through online forms, site visit data and online information-collecting devices known as “cookies”
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
- We may share your information among the Insurance Companies as permitted by law, including for routine business administration.
- We may share information with non-affiliated companies as allowed by law, such as firms that perform services on our behalf, including the administration and marketing of our products. We require these companies to meet strict privacy standards.
- We may disclose information to non-affiliated entities when required by law, such as to respond to a subpoena, to prevent fraud or to comply with an inquiry by a government agency.
ACCURACY OF YOUR INFORMATION
We strive to maintain the accuracy of Information that is in our possession about you. In order to help us maintain accuracy, you have the right to reasonably access your information. If you believe any information in our possession is inaccurate, a request can be made to amend or delete the information that you believe to be erroneous. If we concur with the request, we will amend or delete the information in question. You may write our Privacy Office at the address below to receive our complete policy on accessing and amending the Information.
CHANGES TO THIS NOTICE
We reserve the right to change this Notice. We reserve the right to make the revised Notice effective for the Information we already have about you as well as any Information we receive in the future. If we make any material changes to our policies or practices, we will provide you with a copy of a revised Notice. We will post a copy of the current Notice on our websites. The Notice will contain in the top right-hand corner, the effective date.
You may contact our Privacy Office at:
Health Insurance Innovators, LLC
218 East Bearss Ave., Ste. 325, Tampa, FL 33613
Toll Free: 1-877-376-5831
Toll Free Fax: 1-877-376-5832
There are two types of information that we collect: non-personally-identifiable information that is collected in aggregate (website use information) and personal information that you choose to provide to us.
Information We Collect
When you choose to get a quote for or request more information for health insurance, you may provide information about yourself, including your name, address, age, birthdate, gender, amount of coverage requested, phone number, email address, and other items. This information is shared with relevant third-parties necessary to fulfill your request. We may share this information with insurance agencies, insurance brokers, and insurance companies. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your request such as submitting your application to insurer(s).
When you make an inquiry about an insurance quote and by entering your personal information and clicking on the “Submit” or “Get Quotes” button, you are authorizing the sharing of your inquiry and your personal information with other businesses who provide insurance products or services that match your inquiry. Insurance institutions and other services who subscribe to our system compete for the opportunity to provide insurance products and services that match your inquiry. By submitting your information to us, you are also authorizing these businesses to contact you directly by e-mail and telephone with information about financial products or services they offer that match your inquiry. You expressly consent to receive phone calls whether or not you are on the Do Not Call list (federal or state).
However, you should be aware that we have no control over how other businesses with whom we share your information may use it or whether they will sell or share your information with third parties. Consequently, these businesses, such as the one from whose website you transferred here, may have direct access to your information.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We may enter into alliances, partnerships or other business arrangements with third parties who may be given access to personal information including your name, address, telephone number and email for the purpose of providing you information regarding products and services that we think will be of interest to you.
In connection with alliances, partnerships or arrangements, we may also provide certain information to third parties if we have determined that the information will be used in a responsible manner by a responsible third party. For example, some of our partners operate stores or provide services on our site, while others power offerings developed by us for your use. We also use third parties to facilitate our business, including, but not limited to, sending email and processing credit card payments. In connection with these offerings and business operations, our partners and other third parties may have access to your personal information for use in connection with business activities.
As we develop our business, we may buy or sell assets or business offerings. Customer, email, and visitor information is generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions. We may also transfer such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, or any dissolution.
How We Use the Information
Our management team uses non-personally identifiable information to improve the user experience for all website visitors. We may analyze site usage statistics to do things such as update our content, alter our navigation, or otherwise customize our site to better serve our visitors.
If you choose to give us personally-identifiable information such as your zip code, email, contact information, etc we may share this information with third parties to help answer your questions or fulfill your request. We reserve the right to use such data provided to us for any legally permissible purpose.
If you choose to send us an email, we will do our best to respond to your request in a timely manner. We may forward your request on to third parties in situations where we cannot answer your question, and may also respond to your email with offers or correspondence which we believe may be relevant to you.
We may disclose or report your personal information when we believe, in good faith, that the disclosure is required or permitted under law, for example, to cooperate with regulators or law enforcement authorities or to resolve consumer disputes.
Links to Third Parties
Our website contains links to other websites. Please note that when you click on a link to one of these sites, you are exiting our website to go to another. Health-Insurance-Carriers is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these websites. We suggest that you read the privacy policies of these sites, as their practices and policies may differ from ours.
California Residents Privacy Rights
Companies that collect personally identifiable information (“PII”) from California residents and disclose such information to Third Parties (including affiliated entities) for marketing purposes must, in response to a request by a consumer, either (1) provide a list detailing the categories of information shared and the entities to which such information was provided, or (2) provide a mechanism by which a consumer may opt-out of having their information shared with Third Parties. We have elected the second option and you may request that your PII not be shared with Third Parties by sending your request, including your full name, email address and postal address to: SF Insurance Properties, PO Box 77387, San Francisco, California 94107. In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, Suite 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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