Privacy Policy

About the GEICO Blog

The GEICO Blog, http://blog.geico.com, is a corporate blog owned by Government Employees Insurance Company (“GEICO”) that allows you to interact with GEICO bloggers and post comments regarding GEICO services, related events and various other insurance-related information.

The GEICO Blog Respects Your Privacy

The GEICO Blog cares about and understands the fact that your privacy is very important to you.  We want you to understand how we protect your privacy.  If you have any questions regarding the privacy policy or your privacy on this site, please email us at privacypolicy@geico.com.

The Information We Collect

We do not collect information regarding you except as otherwise provided herein.

Information You Provide Us

In order to leave a comment on the blog, you will need to enter a display name and your email address where indicated.  The display name you indicate will be displayed publicly when you post a comment but your email address will not be displayed.  Your email address will be retained and your IP address will also be captured.  The site uses cookies so after leaving a comment initially, your display name and email may pre-fill the next time you return to the site should you choose to leave a comment again.  Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer. They do not contain any personally identifiable information about you. Most browsers let you determine whether or not to accept cookies or permit you to remove them.

The Information We Disclose

Personal information about our site visitors will only be disclosed (1) as permitted or required by law, (2) to enforce the Terms of use posted on the site or to protect our rights, (3) to protect the safety of members of the public and site visitors.

Please be aware that the information you volunteer or post on the site can be accessed by the public and may be used by people who will reply to your content on the site.

GEICO Blog may contain links to other websites, including but not limited to links to websites posted by bloggers or commentators.  GEICO Blog is not responsible for the privacy policies, practices or content of any third party sites linked or promoted through this site.  When linking to other websites you should read the Privacy Policy and any Terms and Conditions for such site.  This privacy policy only governs information, if any, collected on GEICO Blog.  We may change this privacy policy from time to time to reflect new uses of the information collected through the site.  If our information practices change at any time, we will post such changes here to notify you of the changes.  If you are concerned with how your information is being used by GEICO Blog, you should check this site periodically to read the current policy.

This website is directed at adults and not to children under the age of 18.

All users, including those accessing the site from a country other than the United States, agree that the laws of the State of Maryland shall govern any dispute including those arising from disputes related to privacy, the use of any information required in order to post a comment on this site or otherwise specified in the Terms of Use.

Government Employees Insurance Company and its affiliates, GEICO General Insurance Company, GEICO Indemnity Company and GEICO Casualty Company insure private passenger automobiles and provide homeowner and other types of insurance for qualified applicants. The companies market collectively under the trade name GEICO.