Terms Of Use.

WEBSITE TERMS OF USE  Back to top

Please read the following Terms of Use carefully before using this website. You should review these terms and conditions regularly as they may change at any time at our sole discretion. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company requires that each visitor (a “User”) to this Internet site on the World Wide Web (the “website”) adhere to the following Terms of Use. By accessing this website and the information contained herein, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, accept and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions that follow. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please refrain from accessing or using this website.


CONDITIONS OF USING WEBSITE  Back to top

By accessing, viewing, printing, using or downloading materials from this website, you indicate that you have read and understand these Terms of Use in its entirety and further agree to accept all terms and conditions contained herein, and under each separate heading below, without limitation or qualification and agree to be bound by them. These Terms of Use are applicable to your use of this website regardless of how you may have accessed this website. If you do not agree to be legally bound by each term specified herein, you must discontinue your use of this website and exit this website immediately. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company (SFBLIC) reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify or change these Terms of Use at any time and without prior notice to you. Your continued use of this website following our posting of any changes constitutes your acceptance of the then current Terms of Use. If at any time, you choose not to accept the terms of use applicable to this website, you are not authorized to use this website. You may not use this website to engage in any illegal activity or conduct that is defamatory, libelous, threatening or harassing or that infringes upon a third party’s intellectual property or other proprietary rights. You also agree that any information you provide through this website will be truthful and accurate. In order to use this website, you must also be (a) of the age of majority in the state of your residence; and (b) have the power and legal capacity to enter into a binding contract and not be barred from doing so under any applicable laws in your place of residence. If you do not meet these requirements and/or do not agree to these Terms of Use, you should not access this website.


WE ARE NOT PROVIDING ADVICE OR SOLICITING OFFERS  Back to top

This website does not, and it is not intended to, provide any financial, investment, retirement planning, insurance, legal, accounting, or tax advice. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company, its employees and representatives are not authorized to give tax or legal advice. Individuals are encouraged to seek advice from their own tax or legal counsel. This website should not be used or relied upon by you as a substitute for your independent research or professional advice. Nothing in this website constitutes an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy any insurance product or service. All products and services are subject to the terms and conditions of those applicable policy / agreements. Your use of this website shall be on an “as is” basis and entirely at your risk. Neither Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company, nor any officer, director, agent or employee thereof, nor any person associated with the creation of this website or its contents, shall be liable or responsible to any person for any harm, loss or damage that may arise in any connection with your use of this website, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special, third party, or consequential damages.


WEBSITE CONTENT  Back to top

The information contained on the pages of this website is subject to modification and update from time to time and without notice. We do not guarantee or ensure the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or authenticity of any website functionality, or transmission of any website content from this website to you. It is possible that in spite of our best efforts, information on this website may become outdated, or contain inaccuracies or errors. Information on this website may be changed or updated without notice. SFBLIC has no obligation to update information on this website, so such information may be out of date at any given time. SFBLIC may also make improvements or changes in products described on this website at any time and without notice. Other World Wide Web sites that may be accessed from or provide access to this website by hypertext links are entirely independent of this website. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company is not responsible for the content of those websites. The inclusion of any other website acknowledgments, identification of any person or entity in this website, or any hypertext link to or from another website shall not, in any manner, be construed as an endorsement of such person or entity’s World Wide Web site, products, services or contributions to this website.

The information and descriptions contained on our website are not intended to be complete descriptions of all terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to every insurance product or service offered by SFBLIC, but are provided for general information purposes only. SFBLIC makes no representations or warranties that the materials are suitable for your needs, are complete, timely, reliable, or are free from errors, inaccuracies or typographical mistakes. SFBLIC does not warrant that this website will operate “error free” or is free from computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other destructive or harmful computer code. It is your responsibility to take appropriate precautions, such as the use of an anti-virus software package, to protect your computer hardware and software. SFBLIC also assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damage(s) to your computer equipment or to other property as a result of your access to, use of, or browsing in this website or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, audio or video from this website or arising in connection with any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, computer virus, delay in operation or transmission or line or system failure. SFBLIC also does not warrant the error free and uninterrupted service of this website.


OWNERSHIP OF INFORMATION  Back to top

All information, other than personal data or information (including e-mail addresses), submitted to SFBLIC via this website, including data, requests, questions, comments, inquiries, or suggestions will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and shall be deemed and remain the property of SFBLIC. SFBLIC shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding submitted information except as expressly agreed by SFBLIC or as required by law. Application information, and other personal health and financial information submitted to SFBLIC, shall be treated confidentially to the extent required by applicable law or as otherwise disclosed in SFBLIC’s Privacy Policy. You may print a copy of the information. contained herein for your personal use only, but you may not reproduce or distribute the text or graphics to others or substantially copy the information on your own server, or link to this website, without the prior written permission of SFBLIC. Nothing on this website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license to use any trademark without SFBLIC’s written permission. The “Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company,” “SFBLIC” or SFBLIC’s logo may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicly pertaining to distribution of materials on this web site, without prior written permission. You are not authorized to use SFBLIC’s logo as a hyperlink to this website unless you obtain our written permission in advance.


SENDING E-MAILS TO SFBLIC E-MAIL e-mail Addresses  Back to top

The Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company e-mail system is a private e-mail system intended only for purposes authorized by SFBLIC. You are not authorized to send numerous unsolicited commercial e-mail messages to any e-mail addresses at @sfbli.com. SFBLIC reserves the right to take actions as may be necessary to prevent misuse of its e-mail system by unauthorized parties.


WEBSITE ACCESS AND WEBSITE SECURITY  Back to top

You should be aware that, in general, information sent through the Internet is not secure. E-mail services that may be provided through this web site generally are not encrypted and do not provide a secure and private means of communication with us. Certain services on this website do provide a secure means to communicate with us, and you will be advised when you are using such a service. While SFBLIC may provide those technologies and other reasonable precautions to protect confidential information and provide suitable security, we cannot guarantee that information transmitted through the Internet is secure, or that such transmissions will be free from delay, interruption, interception or error. To protect your own privacy, confidential and/or personal information it should only be communicated via e-mail when you are advised that you are using a secure mechanism. We cannot guarantee or warrant that any part of this website, including any files available for download, are free of viruses or other harmful computer code. It is your responsibility to take appropriate precautions, such as use of an anti-virus software package, to protect your computer hardware, software and e-mail account(s).


CONDUCTING TRANSACTIONS ON THE WEBSITE  Back to top

You may be able to conduct certain transactions through the website, including, but not limited to, the ability to request a change of address, change of beneficiary, or a change of mode or method of premium payment. By using the website to gain access to your account or other personal information, you consent to electronic transmission of that information. You can only execute transactions, or obtain personal account information, by following the instructions stated within the appropriate log-on section of the website. When using the website to execute transactions, problems may occur that are beyond SFBLIC’s ability to correct. Access to the website may be limited during period(s) of peak demand, systems upgrading, maintenance or other reasons. If you are not able to complete your request or transaction due to a system failure; fail to receive written confirmation of a transaction or its execution (if applicable); or receive confirmation of a request or transaction you did not request, you must contact SFBLIC immediately. SFBLIC will not assume responsibility for such system failures and errors.


DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES  Back to top

EXCEPT AS PROHIBITED OR LIMITED BY LAW, YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL INFORMATION PRESENTED THROUGHT THE WEBSITE IS FURNISHED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, SFBLIC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THEREIN WILL BE ACCURATE, ERROR FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WESBITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPUTER CODE.


LIMITATION OF LIABILITY  Back to top

IN NO EVENT WILL SOUTHERN FARM BUREAU LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, ITS AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS (THE “SFBLIC PARTIES”) BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WESBITE, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF FORESEEABLE.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages. In such, jurisdictions, SFBLIC’s liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.


TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS  Back to top

This website’s content is copyrighted and protected by U.S. and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. In addition, this website’s content is protected by trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communication regulations and statutes. You are not authorized to post on or transmit to or from this website any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other content that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law.

All material contained in this website, including but not limited to names, phrases, logos, icons, graphics, images or designs, software, audio or visual materials, are trade names, registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks (collectively referred to as “Trademarks”) and are the property of or used with permission by SFBLIC and are protected by copyright and intellectual property laws. Nothing contained in this website should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use, copy, redistribute, reproduce, republish, upload or download, any Trademarks or other information found on this website without prior written permission of SFBLIC. You may not alter, modify, publish, copy, distribute or otherwise use any content of this website without SFBLIC’s express permission. You may not include the Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company name, the abbreviation “SFBLIC”, or any logo, mark or any variation of the foregoing, as a metatag, hidden textual element, or any other indicator that may create an impression of affiliation, partnership, joint venture, sponsorship, endorsement or any other relationship between this website, SFBLIC or any affiliate and any other site, person, entity or organization.

The use of Trademarks by you, or anyone else authorized by you, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited. You may use information contained on this website for your personal, non-commercial use provided that all copyright, trademark or other notices are retained and are not modified or revised in any manner. ALL OTHER USES ARE PROHIBITED. Any unauthorized use may be a violation of law.


ACCESSING AND VIEWING POLICY / CONTRACT / CERTIFICATE INFORMATION  Back to top

Regarding policy information that this website may permit you to view, including making requests relating to your policies and/or to receiving other information or services relating to your policy, contract or certificate with us, requires a compatible personal computer and a secure web browser. Access to interactive services also requires an electronic identification that consists of a user name, password, or other security measures that SFBLIC may require. By obtaining a user name and password, you agree that the use of this electronic identification is the legal equivalent to your written signed instructions to SFBLIC and that your identity as an authorized user of our online services may be determined solely by your user name and password. Any user name or password created by you must relate to a SFBLIC policyholder. You acknowledge that because user authentication on the Internet is difficult, SFBLIC cannot and does not confirm that each user is who they claim to be. Thus, you also agree that by accessing this website, your identity may be later verified, authenticated and confirmed, if requested by SFBLIC, and you also represent that you are not accessing this website using some fictitious or fraudulent form of identity, false pretense or otherwise illegal means. SFBLIC reserves the right to deny creation of any user account based upon SFBLICs inability to verify the authenticity of your registration information. SFBLIC may also, in its reasonable discretion, agree with a licensee on alternate methods of user authentication, as SFBLIC may deem appropriate.

By establishing a personal profile with a user name and password, you may be able to access your policy, contract or certificate information on this website. In doing so, you may be transmitting personal information. By using this website to gain access to your policy, contract and/or certificate information, you consent to the electronic transmission of that personal information.

You are solely responsible for the confidentiality and use of your user name and password. You accept full responsibility for all requests or transactions entered using your password. You may not share your password or other access information with any other party, temporarily or permanently, and you shall be responsible for all uses of your sire registrations and password, whether or not authorized by you. You acknowledge that you are responsible for the safekeeping of your user name and password and that SFBLIC is unable, and under no obligation, to confirm the identity or authority of any user of our online services. Further, you are fully responsible for all activities (including any transactions entered into) under your account, PIN, user names, passwords and security questions and answers that may result from your negligence, carelessness, misconduct, or failure to use or maintain appropriate security measures. You agree to immediately notify us if your password is lost or stolen, if you become aware that your password is being used in an unauthorized manner, if you receive any confirmation of a request or transaction that you did not enter, or if you receive confirmation or a report containing conflicting or inconsistent information regarding your policy, contract or certificate with us. SFBLIC will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this paragraph. You agree to use the website to access only those policies, contracts or certificates on which you are authorized to act, and you agree to use your own user names, PIN and security questions and answers when accessing policies, contracts or certificates on which you are authorized to act. You agree not to obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the website through any means not intentionally made available to you by SFBLIC.

Failure to notify SFBLIC of one of the above conditions will release SFBLIC and our employees, agents and affiliates from any responsibility or liability to you or any other person or entity resulting from the management or loss of any transaction.

We reserve the right to discontinue electronic access to your policy, contract or certificate information at any time. We further reserve the right to modify the information contained on this website or modify the availability of any transactions at any time. We may immediately and without notice terminate your ability to access your policy, contract or certificate information if you violate the Terms of Use stated herein or if you endanger the use of the services provided through this website.

Some portions of this website are restricted and require authorization for access. Unauthorized use of or access to these areas is prohibited. Actual or attempted unauthorized use of or access to such areas may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution. Attempts to access such areas may be viewed, monitored and recorded and any information obtained may be given to law enforcement organizations in connection with any investigation or prosecution of possible criminal activity on this system.


AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES  Back to top

Product information and descriptions contained on this website are not intended to be complete descriptions of all terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to the products and services, but are provided solely for general informational purposes. Please refer to the actual policy / contract for complete details of coverage. Products and their features listed may not be available in all states. Policy approval and issuance is not guaranteed and is subject to personal health history and satisfaction of specific underwriting guidelines. You may not be eligible for all products and services and SFBLIC reserves the right to determine eligibility in accordance with its underwriting guidelines and as permitted by applicable law.


ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE IN YOUR AREA  Back to top

This website is controlled by us from our home office located in Jackson, Mississippi, in the United States of America. Except as specifically stated, we make no representation that content or materials in this website are appropriate or available for use in all jurisdictions. Access to this website content or materials from jurisdictions where such access is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this website from other jurisdictions, you do so at your own risk. The laws of the State of Mississippi will govern the content and materials contained in this website.

The information contained on this website is not an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy any insurance product or service. No insurance product or service is offered or will be sold in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the insurance laws or other laws of such jurisdiction. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company is not authorized to do business in every jurisdiction. This website is not intended as a solicitation in any jurisdiction in which SFBLIC is not authorized to do business. Information that SFBLIC publishes on this website may contain references or cross-references to products, programs or services of SFBLIC that may not be available in your state or country. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company sells life insurance and annuities offered by SFBLIC in Jackson, Mississippi. Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company is licensed in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia. NAIC Company Code Number 68896. Certain products and their features may not be available in all states. Consult your local Farm Bureau agent for information regarding the products, programs and services which may be available to you.


OTHER AGREEMENTS  Back to top

These Terms of Use apply to your use of this website and do not change or alter any other contract or agreement between you and SFBLIC.


GOVERNING LAWS  Back to top

The terms and use of this website are governed by the laws of the State of Mississippi and/or additional laws governing electronic communication and electronic commerce. SFBLIC makes no representation that the materials in this website are appropriate or available in all other jurisdictions or are available for use outside the United States of America. If you access this website from other locations, you do so at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws. In accessing this website, you consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts located within the State of Mississippi for any disputes arising out of the Terms of Use of this website and your use of this website.


QUESTIONS OR CHANGES TO THESE TERMS OF USE  Back to top

The content of this website and of these Terms of Use is subject to change without prior notice. If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use, please contact us.


Last Modified March 2017.