Like most website operators, The Insurance Shop LLC collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Insurance Shop LLC’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Insurance Shop LLC’s visitors use its website. From time to time, The Insurance Shop LLC may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Insurance Shop LLC also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on WordPress.com blogs. The Insurance Shop LLC only discloses logged in user IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Insurance Shop LLC’s websites choose to interact with The Insurance Shop LLC in ways that require The Insurance Shop LLC to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Insurance Shop LLC gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who request at insuranceshopllc.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with The Insurance Shop LLC are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Insurance Shop LLC collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The Insurance Shop LLC. The Insurance Shop LLC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
The Insurance Shop LLC may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. The Insurance Shop LLC may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Insurance Shop LLC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Insurance Shop LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Insurance Shop LLC’s behalf or to provide services available at The Insurance Shop LLC’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Insurance Shop LLC’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Insurance Shop LLC will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, The Insurance Shop LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Insurance Shop LLC believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Insurance Shop LLC, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of an The Insurance Shop LLC website and have supplied your email address, The Insurance Shop LLC may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with The Insurance Shop LLC and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Insurance Shop LLC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If The Insurance Shop LLC, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Insurance Shop LLC goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of The Insurance Shop LLC may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.