A Preliminary FTC Staff Report on "Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change: A Proposed Framework for Businesses and Policymakers" #00194

Submission Number:
00194
Commenter:
Hager
State:
North Carolina
Initiative Name:
A Preliminary FTC Staff Report on "Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change: A Proposed Framework for Businesses and Policymakers"

I support letting online users opt out of having their information tracked. I do not think it would be realistic to let advertisers themselves determine how they plan to follow the regulations. I am particularly concerned about health related information being tracked and made available to insurance companies or potential employers.