Privacy Policy

Privacy Information

 This privacy policy covers all of Matrimonyal.com. It does not however, cover 3rd party applications that are hosted on this domain, such as flash games that were not designed or written by Matrimonyal.com. We use Google Adsense, for privacy information on Adsense, please refer to the Google Privacy Center.

 Matrimonyal.com is intended for use by adults over the age of 18. If you are under 18, do not join Matrimonyal.com.

Information Provided To Us

 The only information we keep is information that you provide to us. When you sign up to Matrimonyal.com, you create an account and a personal profile. When creating the account we ask for your real name, email address, date of birth and contact phone number.

 All other information provided by you during the profile creation process is included in your personal profile which is available for public viewing. This information includes but is not limited to your gender, country, state, city and ethnicity. If you upload photos, those photos can be viewed by anyone.

 Your phone number may be viewed by other users who are a potential match, but, before being able to access your phone number, these users must prove to us that they are serious about marriage. This involves paying money to upgrade their account as well as provide additional levels of identification.

 When you access Matrimonyal.com we collect information about the device you are accessing us from, such as browser and device type. We also track your IP address and which pages on Matrimonyal.com you visit. We use this information to improve the security, reliability and overall functionality of our site.

 We allow you to identify yourself to us by uploading personal documents such as drivers licenses and passports. Upon verification, these documents are removed from the server. We do not retain these documents on the server once they are verified.

Information Provided To Others

 We highly recommend that you do not provide any personal details when communicating with other Matrimonyal.com users. It is against our policies to include your contact information in your profile. Providing email addresses, phone numbers or web sites in your profile may result in your account being deleted without notice.

 Communicating with other people using Matrimonyal.com is safe. If you have a problem with another Matrimonyal.com user, you can simply block them so that they cannot communicate with you anymore. If you provide your email address or phone number to another user, we cannot prevent that user from calling or sending you emails. For this reason, we recommend you stick to communicating using Matrimonyal.com.

Communicating With Other Users

 To protect our users, we monitor the messages that are sent using our mail and chat system. This means that a conversation between you and another user may be read by our customer service team. We do not read all messages, only those that are suspicious or have been reported to us.

Links

 When you click on a link on Matrimonyal.com you may leave our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites.

Disabled Accounts

 When an account is disabled, it is not deleted from our servers. The information relating to this account is kept in case the user decides to start using Matrimonyal.com again. When an account is disabled, the personal profile of that user cannot be viewed by the public.

 Additionally, it is law in many countries that meta data and online communications must be kept for period of time.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

 Some of our web pages utilize "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about activity on the Website. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by you. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.

 You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie, or you may choose to block cookies with your browser, but please note that if you choose to erase or block your cookies, you will need to re-enter your original user ID and password to gain access to certain parts of the Website.

 Tracking technologies may record information such as internet domain and host names; internet protocol (IP) addresses; browser software and operating system types; click stream patterns; and dates and times that our site is accessed. Our use of cookies and other tracking technologies allows us to improve our Website and your web experience. We may also analyse information that does not contain Personal Information for trends and statistics.

Security

 We do our best to keep your information and account secure, but we need your help.

 You should choose a password that is not easy to guess. If your favourite breed of dog is a Rottweiler, do not use Rottweiler for a password. Although using your favourite breed would make it easy for you to remember, it would also make it easy for someone to steal your account. The same can be said for favourite names, colours, cars, bands and so on. Make sure that any information you provide about yourself to other users cannot be used to guess your password.

 You should also:

  • Access Matrimonyal.com from behind a firewall
  • Use Anti-Virus software and keep it updated
  • Use Anti-Spyware software and keep it updated
  • Use a modern browser and keep it updated
  • Use a modern operating system and keep it updated
  • Keeping your 3rd party email account secure is of utmost importance

 The information you provide us is kept in a database that is behind a firewall and your passwords are encrypted. Although we have implemented many layers of security, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.

 We fully comply with all Indian Laws applicable, including without limitation, Rule 8 under Section 43A of the Information Technology Act, 2000. We have ensured that reasonable security practices and procedures are in place as required under Rule 8 under Section 43A of the Information Technology Act, 2000. We have always co-operated with all law enforcement inquires. We may disclose all or part of your personal details in response to a lawful request from the law enforcement authorities or in a case of bonafide requirement to prevent an imminent breach of the law.

Policy Changes

 We reserve the right to amend/alter or change all or any disclaimers or terms of this Privacy Policy at any time without any prior notice.

Your Consent

 By using this Website, you consent to the terms of our online Privacy Policy and Personal Information for the purposes given above.

Contacting Us

 If there are any questions regarding these terms of use, you may reach us at phone/email/contact us page.