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(712) 362-7272

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Privacy Statement

Privacy Notice and Notice of Information Practices

At The Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc., we are committed to protecting your privacy as a visitor to this Web site and as our client. To our visitors and to our clients, we offer this pledge: The Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. is the owner of the information, which is collected on this Web site. We will not sell, disseminate, disclose, trade, transmit, transfer, share, lease or rent any personally identifiable information to any third party not specifically authorized by you to receive your information except as we have disclosed to you in the Privacy Policy.

Information Collection

We collect personal information about you from:

  • The information you provide on applications or other forms (such as your name, address, Social Security number, date of birth, income level and certain other financial information)
  • Your transactions with us, our affiliates or others (such as your payment history and claims information)
  • The information we receive from a consumer-reporting agency (such as your credit history)
  • Government agencies (such as the Department of Transportation or a county treasurerís office)
  • When you send us e-mail from this Web site, you will provide us with certain personally identifiable information including your e-mail address.

This information will be provided to the insurance company when you purchase an insurance policy so they can establish you as a policyholder. We will maintain a record of your information at the office of the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc., so we can provide you with policyholder service.

The employees of the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc., are each required to sign and acknowledge a Confidentiality and Nondisclosure Agreement. Each employee has been instructed on maintaining the privacy of each client and the importance of protecting the clientís personal information.

Uses of Your Personal Information

We treat your information with respect and concern for your privacy. We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about our clients to anyone, as permitted by law.

For example, we may share any or all of our information with our affiliated companies. We may also disclose any or all information we have collected about you to companies that perform services on our behalf and to other financial institutions with whom we have joint marketing agreements such as:

  • Independent claims adjusters, appraisers, or attorneys who would need the information to handle your claims
  • Your insurance company, to allow for servicing of your policy
  • Insurance rating organizations that require information for actuarial purposes
  • Law enforcement or other governmental agencies in response to a subpoena or threat of one, or in connection with suspected fraudulent claims
  • Our affiliated companies

When we make this type of disclosure it is done to service your Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. policy or to inform you about Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. products and services.

Third Party Links

This Web site may contain links to third party Web sites that are not controlled by the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. These third party links are made available to you as a convenience and you agree to use these links at your own risk. Please be aware that the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. is not responsible for the content of third party Web sites linked to the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc., nor are we responsible for the privacy policy or practices of third party Web sites linked to the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. Our Privacy Policy only applies to information we collect from you while you are at and while you are actively in a session with the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc. If you should link to a third party Web site from the Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc., we strongly encourage you to review and become familiar with the Web siteís privacy policy.

Changes in our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy without advance notice of our intent to make the changes. If you have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us at:

Blum & Leonard Agency, Inc.
418 Central Avenue
Estherville IA 51334-2237
(712) 362-7272

We have been proudly serving Estherville and the surrounding area for 35 years.

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