Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to www.Brines & Company and Brines & Company and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Brines & Company include www.Brines & Company and Brines & Company. The Brines & Company website is a lead provider site. By using the Brines & Company website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Brines & Company may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

– First and Last Name
– Mailing Address
– E-mail Address
– Phone Number

Brines & Company may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

– Age
– Gender

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) completing a form on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

Brines & Company collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. When you submit a quote request to Brines & Company, your information is used to match you with qualified, licensed agents who can best serve your insurance needs. In order to provide you with as many insurance options as possible, your information may also be transmitted to one of our Affiliates in an effort to ensure you receive as many competitive quotes as possible.

Brines & Company may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Brines & Company and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Brines & Company may sell, rent, or lease customer information to third parties for the following reasons:

lead generation

Insurance sales

Brines & Company may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number, age) is transferred to the third party. Brines & Company may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email, SMS, or postal mail, provide support, or arrange for the purchase of insurance products. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Brines & Company, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Brines & Company may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Brines & Company or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Brines & Company; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Brines & Company, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Brines & Company. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Brines & Company website.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

Brines & Company secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Brines & Company uses the following methods for this purpose:

– SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Eighteen

Brines & Company does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of eighteen. If you are under the age of eighteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe from Third Party Communications

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from third-party partners of Brines & Company by contacting us here:

– Web page: www.Brines & Company/contact

– Email: info@Brines & Company

Communications

A. Brines & Company Communications

You may expect to receive confirmation emails for submitted quote request(s), newsletters, surveys, follow-up telephone inquiries, telephone solicitations, direct mail solicitations, wireless solicitations, SMS solicitations, and facsimile solicitations and courtesy communications from Brines & Company.

B. Agent Communications

By submitting a quote request through Brines & Company, insurance Agents will contact you using the contact information that you provided in the quote request form. In order stop these communications, you must contact the Agents directly and request that they stop contacting you. Such communications sent directly from Agents are expressly excluded from this Privacy Policy. Brines & Company expressly disclaims all responsibility and liability for the information collection or privacy practices of Agents.

C. Affiliate and Third Party Communications

By submitting a quote request through Brines & Company or otherwise providing contact information, Affiliates and third parties may contact you using the contact information that you provided. In order stop these communications, you must contact the Affiliate(s) and/or other third parties directly and request that they stop contacting you. Such communications sent directly from Affiliates and other third parties are expressly excluded from this Privacy Policy. Brines & Company expressly disclaims all responsibility and liability for the information collection or privacy practices of such Affiliates and third parties.

Quote Requests

Brines & Company is not an insurance agency. We are a free matching service that instantly connects you with our network of quality insurance Agents and Affiliates. After you submit your quote request via our web site, Brines & Company immediately matches you to Agents and Affiliates and sends your information to them. This process happens instantly; therefore, there is not an opportunity for you to edit your original information after it’s been submitted. We recommend that you communicate the needed changes directly to the Agents and Affiliates with whom you were matched.

California Consumer User Rights

In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3. California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with the California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210; or by email to dca@dca.ca.gov. For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: www.ftc.gov.

Changes to this Statement

Brines & Company reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Acknowledgement

By submitting your information or calling one of our numbers and providing personal information through Brines & Company web sites, you hereby represent and warrant that: You have read, understand and agree to Brines & Company’s Privacy Policy, and Brines & Company may send you electronically (via email or otherwise) any notices with respect to the Privacy Policy, but is not required to do so; Brines & Company may provide the information you submit to third parties for the purposes of providing you information and quotes about insurance, that such third parties may contact you via the contact information that you provide, and that such third parties may use your information to gather additional information about you, as described in this Privacy Policy. Brines & Company may contact you using the information you provide. You are an actual person of at least 18 years of age, you have the right to provide the information you submit, and the information you submit is accurate, complete and truthful. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, then do not enter your information and do not continue with this process and do not provide your information to Brines & Company In such case, Brines & Company will not be able to provide quotes or information for insurance provided to you, and is relieved of any of its obligations to you as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Contact Information

Brines & Company welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Brines & Company has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Brines & Company at:

Email Address:

info@brinesco.com

Effective as of September 01, 2018