(Last Updated 15 December 2020)
Matrimony Site is owned and operated by muhammadisite.com, an Islamic Blog.
Matrimony Site is committed to protecting user privacy. We understand that as a visitor and user of the Website you are concerned about your privacy, and the confidentiality and security of any Personal Data that is provided.
We will only collect, use, and disclose Personal Data in accordance with this Privacy Statement and the laws applicable in the jurisdictions in which we are collecting Personal Data. If there is any inconsistency between this Privacy Statement and applicable law, the relevant law will prevail to the extent of any inconsistency.
This Privacy Statement sets out Matrimony Site’s policies relating to the collection and use of your Personal Data while you use the Website.
If you are a member that has created an account, you may withdraw your consent to our collection and use of your Personal Data by making a request for your account to be suspended or deleted. Requests for suspension or deletion can be made through your account, or by contacting us using the contact us page.
Collection of data
When you register for our services you are required to identify yourself and use truthful and accurate information.
Whenever you (including non-member users) visit our Website, our servers automatically record information for statistical purposes about your usage of the Website such as (1) the type of browser used (3) the referring URL (3) the IP address (4) the number and type of pages viewed (5) the date and time of visits and (6) the exit URL.
Upon your registration as a member, we collect information about you in order to provide you with the full benefits of membership. We collect non-identifying information as well as Personal Data from you directly when you first register, and also from time to time thereafter if you provide us with additional information.
Personal Data which may be collected by Matrimony Site (1) your full name (2) your email address (3) your residential address (4) a photograph of you (5) your age (6) your occupation (7) a description of your appearance.
Cookies and other tracking technologies
Our Website uses Google Analytics, a service that transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and web page usage.
You can customize or opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising using the Ads Settings for your Google account.
Third party interactions
We may allow third parties, including authorized service providers, advertising companies, data management platforms, and ad networks to serve advertisements on our Websites.
These companies may use tracking technologies (such as cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, device IDs, or advertising IDs) to collect information about users who view or interact with their advertisements. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies is completely anonymous and is non-identifiable. Examples of such third parties include Bing, Facebook, Google Ads, Google Ads Manager, Google Analytics, Twitter, Yandex.
Purposes of collecting, holding, using and disclosing Personal Data
Use and disclosure of Personal Data
We will only collect Personal Data that is reasonably necessary for:
(1) enabling us to process your application for membership and enabling us to provide services to you (including creating your publicly viewable profile, allowing members to search for suitable members and providing mechanisms for communication between members);
(2) our internal research and statistical purposes (including market segmentation and customer value analysis);
(3) enabling us to forward to you other information or material which we believe may be of interest to you;
(4) enabling a payment processor to process payments that you make to us; and
We do not sell Personal Data to any third parties or provide Personal Data to third parties for any business purpose (unless that business purpose has been specifically referred to in this Privacy Statement).
Holding of Personal Data
We will use best practice processes and take all reasonable steps to protect Personal Data that we hold from:
(1) misuse, interference, and loss; and
(2) unauthorized access, modification, or disclosure.
In the unlikely event that there is a serious data breach that is likely to result in a risk to your rights and freedoms, we will without undue delay notify the appropriate supervisory authority in your jurisdiction. Where there is a high risk that a serious data breach will impact your rights and freedoms, we will also notify you of that breach.
If we collect Personal Data that we have not sought or requested about you, and if we determine we are legally permitted to collect that information, we will deal with that information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Statement. In all other circumstances, we will destroy or de-identify the relevant Personal Data as soon as practicable, where it is lawful and reasonable to do so.
We reserve the right to send electronic mail to you regarding recommended profile matches, notification alerts of activity such as interest alerts or message alerts, promotions or offers, changes or additions to our services, or any products and services of our affiliated businesses.
Destruction of Personal Data
We will keep your Personal Data only for as long as we need it for legitimate business purposes and as required by applicable law. We will take reasonable steps to erase any Personal Data that we hold about you, where:
(1) we no longer need the Personal Data for the purposes for which it was collected and we are not otherwise entitled to retain such data
(2) we are not required or obligated by law, regulation, or court order to retain the information.
If certain information has been provided to third parties in accordance with this Privacy Statement, retention of that information will be subject to the policies of the relevant third party.
Making a complaint
If you believe that we have used or disclosed your Personal Data in a manner that is contrary to this Privacy Statement or that otherwise breaches an applicable law, then you should email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.