Effective: December 15, 2008
In general, you can visit Lincoln Heritage Life Insurance Company on the internet without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. Our web servers collect the IP addresses, not the e-mail addresses, of visitors. This information is gathered to measure the number of visits, pages viewed, etc. We use this information to help us create a better experience for users of our website.
There are times, however, when we may need information from you to respond to your inquiry or allow you to access specific account information. We collect no more personal information than is necessary to provide superior service.
YOUR PRIVACY IS OUR CONCERN
Lincoln Heritage Life Insurance Company recognizes the confidentiality expectations of our applicants and policyholders. When you apply for insurance you disclose a certain amount of information about yourself to us. We believe it is important you know how we treat the information about you we receive.
OUR PROMISE TO YOU
We will not sell personal information to third parties.
We will collect only information necessary or relevant to our business.
We will use only legitimate means to collect information.
We will only make personal information available:
- to regulatory or other government authorities
- as authorized by you
- as otherwise permitted by law
We restrict access to nonpublic personal information to those associates who need to know to provide excellent customer service for you.
Lincoln Heritage Life Insurance Company believes in educating our associates so that they understand the importance of confidentiality of personal information and in taking appropriate measures to enforce privacy responsibilities by our associates.
We collect nonpublic personal information about you from:
- Applications or other forms you complete.
- Your business dealings with us.
- Information we receive from medical or health care providers as authorized by you.
INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE
We may disclose information we collect as permitted by law to the following persons or organizations:
- To companies whom we contract with to perform marketing and support services on our behalf, such as data processors and printing companies.
- To regulatory and other government authorities. Examples include responses to a court order or a regulatory demand.
Companies with whom we share information are required to maintain the confidentiality of that information and to use it solely for the purpose for which it is disclosed.
The following lists the types of nonpublic personal information we may disclose as allowed by law:
- Information we receive from you on applications or other forms, such as your name, address, social security number and age.
- Information about your transactions with us, such as your policy coverage, premiums and payment history.
We may collect medical information to provide you a product or to process a claim. We do not use or share this information for any other purpose than as required or permitted by law or as otherwise authorized by you.
INFORMATION ACCESS AND CORRECTION
You have the right to review and request correction of the personal information we have recorded about you.
To do this, write to us at:
The Eric Howard Group
154 Huffman Mill Road
Burlington, NC 27215
INFORMATION CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal and state regulations to protect your nonpublic personal information. Third parties who have access to personal information must agree to use it only to perform the services agreed upon and to comply with all applicable federal and state laws.
If you feel uncomfortable providing personal information over the internet, you always have the option of submitting information to the address or telephone number provided.
If you have any questions or concerns about privacy, our information practices, secure web servers or the confidentiality of personal data transmissions over the Internet..