Effective as of December 1st, 2009
NO COLLECTION OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION
We do not knowingly collect, store, use or disclose any personally identifying information of any users of the Site; including from children under the age of 13; unless you are an advertiser or otherwise make direct contact (i.e. via mail, phone, or e-mail) with us. In the event that you do elect to provide us with personal information, it will only be used for the purpose for which it was supplied, and; except if and when legally compelled and/or otherwise required to do so by law enforcement, a court of competent jurisdiction, etc; will not be shared with or otherwise provided to third parties except as follows below.
Our employees, agents and contractors must have a legitimate business reason to obtain access to your personally identifiable information. We may share such personally identifiable information with outside contractors or agents who help us manage our business and information activities (i.e. bank advertisement payment processing), but they may only use your personally identifiable information to provide us with a specific service and not for any other purpose. Anonymous click stream information may be shared with our advertisers and business partners.
There may be instances when we may disclose personally identifiable information without providing you with a choice in order to protect the legal rights of MatchTo.com, and/or its employees, agents and contractors; to protect the safety and security of visitors to our Site; to protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or to comply with the law or legal process. In addition, if we sell all or part of our business, or make a sale or transfer of assets, or are otherwise involved in a merger or business transfer, we may transfer AA Data ("Anonymous Aggregated Data" or "AA Data") to a third party as part of that transaction.
Please note, however, that as the Internet is a global computer network, should you decide to voluntarily submit your personal information to us electronically over the Internet, you agree to our collecting and processing your personal data consistent with the reason(s) for which you submitted it. The partners and employees of the Site shall not be responsible nor liable for any loss or damage of any type sustained as a result of any interception in whole or in part of your personal data by others during transmission; and/or neither for the unauthorized use of this data by third parties.
SAVE AND AUTOUPDATE ME AND MATCHTO PREMIER SERVICES
No personal information (for example and currently provided: gender, age, income, status, education, interest/need, state) is saved or otherwise collected as a result of match requests conducted via the MatchTo.com query box on our home page. If and when a user elects to take advantage of the many benefits of using the MatchTo.com Save and Autoupdate Me and/or MatchTo Premier optional services, the demographic, psychographic, etc information disclosed by the user is saved by our system for the purpose of increasing the efficiency, speed, and targeting ability (granularity) and accuracy of the MatchTo.com matching system.
Our users have the ability to change/update and delete in whole or in part this stored information at any time, for any reason (or even for no reason), without limitation, requirement(s), or restriction.
Here at MatchTo.com, you’re always in full and complete control of your information.ANONYMOUS AGGREGATED DATA
We may use AA Data for purposes of research and analysis. We may conduct research on such data as Site visitor counts, page views, IP (Internet Protocol) addresses, the browsers utilized by our visitors, etc. AA Data does not identify you personally (i.e. your name or address, etc).
We may use AA Data collected from the Site for site administration, advertising, and promotional purposes, and we may share such information with various affiliated and unaffiliated entities for such purposes. For example, IP addresses are used for the purposes of system administration and to provide AA Data to advertisers about the volume of use on the Site, and clickstream data and AA Data may be shared with our advertisers and business partners.
THIRD PARTY SITES AND COMPANIES
Though MatchTo.com does not use “cookies” itself, third party advertisements displayed on our Site may contain them; as well as third party sites MatchTo.com links to.
We use reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard Information in our possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. In addition, we use reasonable methods to make sure that information is accurate, up-to-date and appropriately complete.
REMEDIES AND COMPLIANCE: HOW TO CONTACT MATCHTO.COM ABOUT PRIVACY CONCERNS
If you have concerns regarding privacy, your use of the Site(s), or the collection and use of information, you may contact:
Thousand Oaks, CA 91358