Privacy Policy



The America’s Health Insurance Plans (“AHIP”) is concerned with safeguarding your privacy on-line. Accordingly, AHIP has developed this policy statement for its My Life. My Family website to assist you in understanding why AHIP collects particular personal identifying information and how AHIP will protect your personal privacy within this Web site (the “Privacy Policy”). By making you aware of AHIP’s data collection and use practices, we can provide you with better service.

The following information summarizes our personal identifying information gathering and dissemination practices for the AHIP’s United States Web site located at the URL,, (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.

AHIP reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. If AHIP makes material changes to this Privacy Policy, AHIP will post those changes at this location so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Please review this Privacy Policy on a periodic basis.

By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of your information by AHIP, as described below.

What Information Does AHIP Collect?

Users may visit the website without giving AHIP any personal information. However, if users sign up for more information at My Life. My Family., users will be required to give some personal information to generate an account, such as name, mailing address, telephone number, email address and demographic information. 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 AHIP Use that Information?

Until you register to obtain more information through this Site, you are able to browse the Site without providing any personal identifying information, although your browser may tell us what type of computer and operating system you are using as well as other kinds of technical information.

Below, is more detail on how AHIP uses the personal identifying information of those individuals who have registered for more information through this website.

Contact Information: AHIP may use your contact information to provide you with news, updates, products, services, upcoming events 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 third parties, 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.

Demographic Information: AHIP may use or share, lease, rent, license, and/or sell data on users’ demographics, interests and behavior on an aggregated basis, which will not identify any particular user, with our business partners, suppliers, and for advertising purposes. For example, we might inform third-parties about the number of users of our Site and the activities they conduct while on the Site. We also may provide trusted partners with general information regarding our Site users.

Transactional Information: AHIP may use or share, lease, rent, license, and/or sell transactional data on an aggregated basis, which will not identify any particular user with advertisers or other third parties, including our business partners, suppliers, sponsors, and vendors, for business purposes.

Technical Information: We use technical information, such as your IP address or browser type, to help diagnose problems with our servers, analyze Site usage trends, track user movements on the Site, and to otherwise manage and monitor our Site.

Business Transactions: In the event that AHIP goes through a business transaction, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, please note that the personal identifying information collected and retained by AHIP will be among the assets transferred.

What About the Use of Cookies?

AHIP may use cookies on its member website to personalize and customize the experience of its visitors and to support multiple levels of access to the Site. Cookies are pieces of information, which AHIP uses for record-keeping purposes, which the Site transfers to your computer’s Web-browser for storage on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies allows us to better understand and monitor how many people are using our site and for what purpose. We may also use cookies to retrieve certain information to help us determine which features and services are most important to you.

Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard. Consequently, your Web browser is likely set to accept cookies. If you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, you should understand that it is possible that some areas of our Site will not function properly when you view them.

What About External or Third Party Web Sites?

To the extent hyperlinks or gateways (whether through banner advertisements or otherwise) are utilized to access external or third party sites, you should be aware that these external or third party site are not controlled by AHIP and therefore, are not subject to this Privacy Policy. AHIP suggests that you check the privacy policies of these sites to determine how the proprietors of these third party sites will utilize your personal identifying information.

What About Security?

AHIP 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 AHIP’s control. Although AHIP 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. AHIP 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. AHIP urges you to take every precaution to protect your personal identifying information when on-line.

What About Correcting, Deleting, or Updating Information?

At any time, you may contact AHIP at to correct, modify, or delete the information you provide to AHIP through this Site, namely, your name, address, e-mail address and phone number. Moreover, when you cease to use AHIP’s services and no longer wish to be included in AHIP database, you may contact AHIP at to request to have your information removed from our database. In the event that AHIP receives such a request or change, AHIP may require you to confirm or verify any change to your record. Please note, however, that the collection and uses of certain personal identifying information is necessary to provide information through the Site and the deletion of such necessary information (e.g., an e-mail address) may render a particular service or AHIP’s ability to provide it inoperable.

What About Children?

AHIP 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, AHIP does not knowingly solicit personal identifying information from children or send them requests for personal information.

What About Any Other Questions?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the information collection and dissemination practices of this Site, or AHIP’s use of your personal identifying information, you can contact AHIP at AHIP, c/o My Life. My Family. 601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, South Building, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20004, or