Use of this website (theagentsurvivalguide.com, all subdomains, and all federated websites) is subject to the following Privacy & Security Policy.
This Privacy & Security Policy is periodically updated. The updated policies take effect immediately upon their posting on this website. The Privacy & Security Policy should be reviewed every time you use the website. If you object to the provisions of the Privacy & Security Policy detailed on this page, please do not use this website. By using this website, you consent to the terms set forth in this Privacy & Security Policy.
We respect your privacy. The Agent Survival Guide (ASG) and its related web properties, employs administrative and physical security measures with respect to information you provide to us to ensure your privacy. In order to take advantage of some of the services offered through the use of this website, you may be required to provide general personal information, such as your name, address, phone number, National Producer Number (NPN) and email address. This information that is necessary to allow us to communicate with you about insurance industry information that’s not open to consumers.
Additionally, from time to time, ASG may access information pertaining to your insurance license status from the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) Producer Database (PDB). We will not share your information with a third party unless you request it. We will only share information to the extent that it is necessary to support your tasks and abide by any associated government regulations. If you choose to make application for an insurance licenses (appointment with an insurance company), contract and/or certification, our company will only share this information with an (the) insurance carrier or related service providers to assist in the process of obtaining your request.
In certain instances, ASG may aggregate data anonymously so that personally identifiable information is not contained in the aggregation. This data may include information such as website’s statistics (e.g. number of visitors, average length of session, etc.) and this anonymous aggregate data may be shared with our partners.
You have the option to review your information and correct any of your information. Such requests can be made through your user profile or via email using the contact information below.
We reserve the right to collect site usage statistics that may include pages visited, visitor IP address, time on site, and other information.
ASG maintains a variety of security measures at our physical location as well as our data centers in an effort to ensure that only approved staff may access your information. Please note that email communications initiated by you are not secure and should not include any sensitive information including any health information or your login ID or password.
ASG does not accept claims for insurance benefits and any claims or related materials should be sent to the appropriate insurer.
If you have any questions about our Privacy & Security Policy, write us at Ritter Insurance Marketing 2600 Commerce Dr, Harrisburg, PA 17110 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We collect information from you when you register on our site and gather data when you participate in the forum by reading, writing, and evaluating the content shared here.
When registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your name and e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site without registering. Your e-mail address will be verified by an email containing a unique link. If that link is visited, we know that you control the e-mail address.
When registered and posting, we record the IP address that the post originated from. We also may retain server logs which include the IP address of every request to our server.
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience — your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
- To improve our site — we continually strive to improve our site offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To improve customer service — your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
- To send periodic emails — The email address you provide may be used to send you information, notifications that you request about changes to topics or in response to your user name, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We will make a good faith effort to:
- Retain server logs containing the IP address of all requests to this server no more than 90 days.
- Retain the IP addresses associated with registered users and their posts no more than 5 years.
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow). These cookies enable the site to recognize your browser and, if you have a registered account, associate it with your registered account.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our site, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our site. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Our site, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. If this server is in the USA, and you are under the age of 13, per the requirements of COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), do not use this site.
This document was last updated September 16, 2016.