PRIVACY POLICY

Our commitment to your privacy:

Why do we collect your information?

We help consumers shop for insurance, discounted health plans and other related products by connecting consumers with insurance agencies, insurance agents, discount program representatives and other vendors. Since we deal with many Providers, the more detailed information you provide to us, the more accurate a quote our Providers may help you locate.

What do we collect and how do we use it?

When you provide your information, you consent to be contacted via automatic telephone dialing system, by artificial/pre-recorded message, by text message at the telephone number you provide, and/or by receiving mail and email at the mailing and email addresses you provide from or on behalf of Massachusetts Health Plans, insurance carriers or their agents, and partner companies. Your cellular carrier's message and data rates may apply.

Please note that insurance institutions and other services who subscribe to our system may provide insurance products and other services. By submitting your information to us, you are also authorizing these businesses to contact you directly by mail, email, telephone, or text message with information about insurance products or other services they offer.

You expressly consent to receive phone calls and email regardless of whether you are on any Federal or state DNC ("Do Not Call") and/or DNE ("Do Not Email") list or registry.

If you provide your information and we contact you, or you contact us, we may keep a record, including but not limited to telephone recordings, email logs, and chat logs, of your interaction with us.

You may also provide personal information about other people in your household, such as their name, date of birth, and gender. This information is only used for the sole purpose of completing your request.

By clicking "Get Quotes" you also agree to this Privacy Policy and consent to your receipt of insurance quote reminders and special promotions from Massachusetts Health Plans. If you no longer wish to receive promotional emails from us you may opt-out at any time by using the unsubscribe link located at the bottom of each email communication or contact us at [email protected]

Our users provide us with personally identifiable information. Personally identifiable information generally means any information that may be used to identify an individual.

Examples of personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

Name

Address

Email address

Phone number

Demographic information

Credit information

Health information

Other financial information

Some of our users requesting quotations for health insurance may also be asked to provide certain personal health information, such as:

Major Health Conditions

Prescription Medications you or a family member may be taking

Whether or not you have been hospitalized in the past 5 years

Whether or not you have been treated by a doctor for a major health condition in the past year

When you access the sites through a mobile device, we automatically collect information on the type of device you use, operating system version, and the device identifier (or "UDID").

By submitting a form, You acknowledge that you have read and understand this website's Conditions, and you agree to be bound by them. We are not responsible, and shall not be held liable, if a Provider or other third party to whom we have forwarded any of the information you submitted to us violates our Privacy Policy or such third party's own privacy policy (if any), or otherwise violates the law.

How do I opt out?

You may revoke your consent for us to contact you at any time. If you no longer wish to receive communications from massachusetts-healthplans.com or our affiliated marketing partners, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication, or by emailing us at [email protected] Please make sure to include the phone number that was used to opt in.

Usage Tracking

Log Files. We may combine this automatically collected log information with other information we collect about you. We do this to improve services we offer you, to improve marketing, analytics, or site functionality.

Cookies/Tracking Technologies. Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by massachusetts-healthplans.com and our marketing partners, or analytics or service. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.

We use cookies to authenticate the user on each page after the user logs onto any portion of our website requiring a login. Users can control the use of cookies at the individual browser level. If you reject cookies, you may still use our site, but your ability to use some features or areas of our site may be limited.

Update Information:

We make a good-faith effort to enable you to update personally identifiable information you have provided to us and to enable you to request deletion of any of your information. If you wish to delete or update any of your personal information please email us at [email protected] Please understand that while we are able to delete or update the information that we have received from you, this does not necessarily mean that information about you that has already been shared by us with other Providers may, at the same time, be updated or deleted by such other Providers. So, in some cases it may be necessary for you to contact other third parties who may have received your information and separately request updates to or deletions of your information. We may decline to process user requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, would be extremely impractical, or where information is required to be retained by us, either by law or for legitimate business purposes. Further, if you are a marketing affiliate, you may login to your account at any time to correct, update or delete inaccuracies in your personal information.

Information Protection and Security:

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a legal or judicial proceeding or court order.

This website is hosted in the United States and is intended exclusively for U.S. residents. In using this website you represent and warrant that you have any and all necessary authorization to submit the information contained in your requests, and that you expressly consent to the transfer, use, and forwarding by us of the information you provide to us through the website and to the United States.

No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems. We use secure server software and firewalls as part of our efforts to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. By using our site, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as social security number, Driver's license number, national ID, personal health information) on our registration forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).

Contacting us

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about us or this Privacy Policy, please email us at [email protected]