At National Merit Insurance Company we’re very serious about protecting your privacy. We want you to understand how we collect and use your personal information to process insurance requests and how that information allows us to meet your specific insurance needs.
Please note that visitors may browse our website anonymously without providing any personal information. Also, like all websites, we can detect and store your IP address and that of the website that referred you to us. We collect this information at the individual and the aggregate level to determine web traffic and usage patterns and we use this information to help provide adequate capacity for our visitors.
In no instance, however, are we able to determine your email address or any other personal information unless you provide it to us or as otherwise explained in this Privacy Notice.
We continuously work to protect your personal information. Our site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control. For more details, see our Security Statement
The personal information we collect includes information about you, other members of your household and your vehicles. It may include your name and address, the cars you own, a description of your home, your payment and claims history, your driving and credit records, Social Security Number and other similar information.
We collect your personal information as provided by you, from our records and those of our affiliates, and from consumer reporting agencies and other authorized providers of personal information.
We collect personal information about you when you make an insurance request, if you decide to make a purchase, or when you submit an email to us.
We use your personal information to generate more accurate rate quotes and to help us provide a faster response to your insurance requests. We also may provide you with policy and marketing information via email, mail and/or telephone.
We do not sell your personal information to other companies for their own marketing purposes. However, we may share your personal information with our affiliates. From time to time, we also share such information with nonaffiliated third parties, but only:
The nonaffiliated third parties with whom we might share your personal information include insurance agents or brokers, service companies that help us issue or maintain policies and handle claims, legal and regulatory authorities, and various databases developed or used by the insurance industry. To the extent we share this information with companies that perform marketing services on our behalf or with which we have joint marketing agreements, we require those companies to contractually commit to protecting your personal privacy.