Thursday, May 30, 2013

Grocery Loyalty Card Purchases Surveilled by Insurance Companies to Raise Rates and Deny Claims

I warned Natural News readers about this years ago: those grocery store "loyalty cards" that they push on you to enjoy discounts on groceries are actually a behavior surveillance technology that's used to capture and profile your grocery purchasing patterns. This data is then sold off to insurance companies who use it to raise your rates by linking your grocery purchases with the risk of disease.