Effective Date: June 2019
The following information summarizes our personal identifying information gathering and dissemination practices for the the Coalition’s United States Web site located at the URL, www.stopsurprisebillingnow.com, (the “Site”). Personal identifying information includes information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, phone number, or e-mail address.
By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of your information by the Coalition, as described below.
What Information Does The Coalition Collect?
Users may visit the website without giving the Coalition any personal information.
The Coalition will collect name, title, and email address contact demographic information voluntarily provided by individuals who register on the Coalition’s website. We also collect Internet Protocol (IP) addresses from all users of our Site, the date and time of access, and may catalog the type of computer, browser, or operating system used by the user.
How Does the Coalition Plan to Use Your Information?
The Coalition may use your contact information, such as name and email address to provide you with news, updates, and other information, and to get in touch with you when necessary with respect to transactions conducted through the Site, or otherwise. We do not share your contact information with other types of third parties for any other purpose, except to a court or governmental agency if required by law or unless we first obtain consent from you to do so. Site visitors who do not wish to receive notifications or other information via email can choose to opt out of receiving such information at any time so indicating either at time of registration or upon receipt of any promotional email.
What About Digital Advertising?
The Coalition allows third-parties to place cookies through the Site in order to collect information about your visit to the Site and other websites to offer you more relevant advertising across the Internet. This practice is known as online behavioral advertising. To learn more about these practices, and to opt-out of this data collection activity from companies participating in the Digital Advertising Alliance (“DAA”), go to the Digital Advertising Alliance Consumer Choice Page at www.aboutads.info/choices. Please note that if you delete, block, or otherwise restrict cookies, or if you use a different computer or Internet browser, you may need to renew your opt-out choice.
What About External or Third-Party Web Sites?
What About Security?
The Coalition places a premium on making sure that personal identifying information remains private and secure and is not subject to misuse or manipulation. Accordingly, this Site has industry standard security measures in place, including storage of personal identifying information in a secure environment, to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under the Coalition’s control. Although the Coalitions has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Site, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, you should consider carefully if you want to submit sensitive information via the Internet. Messages that you send to us via e-mail may not be secure. The Coalition suggests that you do not send any confidential information to us by e-mail. If you choose to send confidential information to us by e-mail, you accept the risk that a third party may intercept your information. The Coalition urges you to take every precaution to protect your personal identifying information when on-line.
What About Children?
The Coalition cares about the safety of children on its Site and encourages parents and guardians to monitor their children’s use of the Internet. Although the Site is suitable for a general audience, this Site is intended for use only by users who are over 18 years of age. Accordingly, the Coalition does not knowingly solicit personal identifying information from children or send them requests for personal information.
What About Any Other Questions?