At R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc., to assure the continued privacy and confidentiality of your insurance information, we observe the following practices and procedures. Maintaining customers’ confidence and trust is a serious priority. We restrict access to nonpublic information about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide coverage or services to you. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with Federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.
Because your privacy concerns are important to us, and in accordance with the law we are supplying you with this Privacy Statement. State law Chapter INS 25 of the Wisconsin Administrative Code generally prohibits any licensees of the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance, directly or through its affiliates, from sharing non-public personal information about you with a non-affiliated third party unless the institution provides you with a notice of its privacy policies and practices, such as the type of information that it collects about you and the categories of persons or entities to whom it may be disclosed. In compliance with the WI Administrative Code, we are providing you with this document, which notifies you of the privacy policies and practices of R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc.
Reservation of the Right to Disclose Information in Unforeseen Circumstances
In connection with the potential sale or transfer of its interests, R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc. reserves the right to sell or transfer your information (including but not limited to your address, name, age, sex, zip code, state and country of residency and other information that you provide through other communications) to a third-party entity that (1) concentrates its business in a similar practice or service; (2) agrees to be R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc.’s successor in interests with regard to the maintenance and protection of the information collected; and (3) agrees to the obligations of this privacy statement.
Disclosure of Information to Parties that Provide Services to Us
We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about our customers or former customers to anyone, except as permitted by law. We provide information to the insurance companies that underwrite policies which we procure and service at your request.
Disclosure of Information About Former Customers
If you decide to terminate your relationship with R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc. we (or agents acting on our behalf) will not share information we have collected about you, except as may be required by law.
Information We Collect About You
As part of providing you with your insurance product and services, we obtain nonpublic personal information about you including:
- Information we receive from you on applications, surveys, online registrations or other forms (such as your name, address, social security number and income);
- Information about your account and transactions (such as your account number and payment history);
- Information about your credit history, and other information about you that we obtain from consumer reporting agencies;
- Information regarding your driving history, including past traffic tickets, accidents and claims.
Opt Out of or Stop Certain Disclosures About You
At this time, R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc. does not and does not intend to make disclosures of your nonpublic personal financial information to non-affiliated third parties. As such, there is no need for you to opt out of or stop certain disclosures about you. Further, the opt out does not apply to disclosures that are legally permitted or to disclosures we make to companies that perform services on our behalf or to other insurance companies or financial institutions that have joint marketing agreements with us.
For questions or clarification, contact us at 262-673-3160 to discuss.
Thank you for your business with R.S. Semler & Associates Insurance, Inc., 870 W. Sumner Street, Hartford, WI 53027