PRIVACY POLICY - WAAW MATRIMONY

Welcome to www.waawmatrimony.com, your matrimonial digital platform. The Waaw Matrimony shall mean and includes the online platform, website, social media accounts, or software program developed by Service Provider from time to time pertaining to matrimonial service only. At Waaw Matrimony, we respect the privacy of our users and in furtherance of same Service Provider has developed this Privacy Policy to demonstrate its commitment to protect your privacy.

This Privacy Policy describes the information Waaw Matrimony collects, and how that information may be used, with whom it may be shared, and your choices about such usage and disclosures. By registering or using Waaw Matrimony it is implied that user has accepted the practices described in this Privacy Policy the same shall be read as part and parcel of the Terms of Usage. Hence we encourage you to read this Privacy Policy carefully before registering with www.waawmatrimony.com.

We collect information from you in order to provide services from the Website for matching profiles and enable to provide matches based on your pre-selected criteria. We do not collect financial information such as credit card/debit card numbers/bank accounts numbers etc.

We gather:

i) Information you submit; and.

ii) Information not directly submitted by you.

i. Information submitted by you:

In order to avail the service you provide the following information:-

  • While registering for our service, you share with us your personal details, such as name, your gender, date of birth, contact details, educational qualification, employment details, photos, marital status and your interests etc...
  • When you avail for a paid service, you provide us or our payment service provider with information, such as your debit or credit card number or UPI.
  • Testimonials submitted by you including your success story and photos.
  • Information submitted by you voluntarily while participating in surveys contest, promotions or events.
  • Details shared with our customer care team. (This information used to monitor or for training purposes and to ensure a better service).
  • Your chats and messages with other users as well as the content you publish will be processed as a part of the service.
ii. Information not directly submitted by you:

User activity: We collect information about your activity on our services, such as date and time you logged in, features you've been using, searches, clicks and pages visited by you, your interaction with other users including messages exchanged.

We do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information except where you are expressly informed on the site or as described in this privacy policy. You can always control your privacy setting by visiting the "setting/privacy option" page.

With other users:
  • We publish the information shared by you with other users to provide the services. The information so published are provided by you and be cautious as what you share with other users.
With our service providers and partners:
  • We may use third party service providers to provide website and application development, hosting, maintenance, backup, storage, payment processing, analysis and other services for us, which may require them to access or use information about you. If a service provider needs to access information about you to perform services on our behalf, they do so under close instruction from us, including policies and procedures designed to protect your information. All of our service providers and partners agree to strict confidentiality obligations.
With law enforcement agencies:
  • We will disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, other members’ interest and protection and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.
    • We use the information submitted by you to provide the Service.
    • Manage your account in an efficient way.
    • Provide you with good customer support.
    • Communicate with you by email, phone about services, promotions or offers that may be of your interest.
    • Recommend relevant matches to you and display your profile to other users.
    • Conduct research and analysis about your use of our services for providing better services.

    We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of terms of use required by law.

    • We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Website under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Website communicate with you about offers from Website and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
    • We transfer information about you if Website is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Website will notify you before information about you are transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.
    • Website displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click on targeted ads meet the targeting criteria - for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area.
    • Website does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.

    While we implement safeguards designed to protect your information, no security system is impenetrable and due to the inherent nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that data, during transmission through the Internet or while stored on our systems or otherwise in our care, is absolutely safe from intrusion by others. When our registration/order process asks you to enter sensitive information (such as a debit/credit card number), such information is encrypted and is protected with the best encryption software in the industry.

    We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us. All your information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information.

    You have the rights to access, rectify, and update information that you provided to us and that's associated with your Waaw Matrimony account directly by logging into your account.

    If you believe that the information we hold about you, are no longer entitled to use it and you want to delete or object to its processing, please contact us. Please note, however, we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes, to complete transactions or to comply with our legal obligations and applicable territorial laws. Applicable privacy laws may give you the right to review the personal information we keep about you (depending on the jurisdiction, this may be called right of access, right of portability or variations of those terms). You can request a copy of your personal information by putting in such a request.

    You have the right to withdraw your consent from processing your information. Please note that by withdrawing your consent means, its deletion of your profile and we won't be able to provide further service to you. If you wish to receive information relating to another user, such as a copy of any messages you received from him or her through our service, the other user will have to contact us and provide their written consent before the information is released. Also, we may not be able to accommodate certain requests to object to the processing of personal information, notably where such requests would not allow us to provide our service to you anymore.

    For instance, we cannot provide our service if we do not have your date of birth/gender/contact details. For your protection and the protection of all our users, we may ask you to provide proof of identity to accommodate your requests.

    We keep your personal information only as long as you use our service and also as permitted/required by applicable law. In practice, we delete your information upon deletion of your account, unless the same is required for to comply with legal obligations, fraud prevention, take actions we deem necessary to protect the integrity of our website or our users, to resolve disputes, to enforce our agreements, to support business operations, and to continue to develop and improve our Services.

    We use Web site browser software tools such as cookies and Web server logs to gather information about our Web site users’ browsing activities, in order to constantly improve our Web site and better serve our customers. This information assists us to design and arrange our Web pages in the most user- friendly manner and to continually improve our Web site to better meet the needs of our customers and prospective customers. Cookies help us collect important business and technical statistics.

    The information in the cookies lets us trace the paths followed by users to our Web site as they move from one page to another. Web server logs allow us to count how many people visit our Web site and evaluate our Web site’s visitor capacity. We do not use these technologies to capture your individual email address or any personally identifying information about you although they do permit us to send focused online banner advertisements or other such responses to you.

    We may enter into strategic marketing alliances or partnerships with third parties who may be given access to personal information including your name, address, telephone number and email for the purpose of providing you information regarding products and services that we think will be of interested to you. In connection with strategic marketing alliances or partnerships, we will retain all ownership rights to the information, and we will not share information regarding your social security number or other personal financial data.

    We and our third-party partners, such as our advertising and analytics partners including Google.com collects information about your visit to our websites and displays appropriate advertisements on the Google websites as well as on the Google network. Waaw Matrimony does not collect this information. This is a cookies based solution. Most browsers allow you to delete cookies. Visitors can also opt out of Google's use of cookies by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

    • A. Information you provide to us we allow you to provide information about you and others including pictures at various places in our website. You can also communicate with others. Such postings are governed by our Terms of Use. We try our best to ensure your information is not misused, but this information is publicly available for all registered members of Waaw Matrimony site / app. This information can be collected and used by others. It may appear on other websites. For example, if you post your email address, you may receive unsolicited messages. We cannot control who reads your posting or what other users may do with the information you voluntarily post, so we encourage you to exercise discretion and caution with respect to your personal information.
    • B. Waaw Matrimony is for adults only site; we restrict the use of our service to individuals age 18 and below. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18.
    • C. There could be advertisement or links on our website that may take you to other websites that do not operate under this Privacy Policy. We recommend that you consult the privacy statements of all third-party websites you visit by clicking on the "privacy" link typically located at the bottom of the webpage you are visiting. As these third-party websites may independently solicit and collect information, including personal information, from you and, in some instances, provide us with information about your activities on those websites.

    If we make a material change to our privacy policy, we will send an email communication about the update so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner materially different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify you by way of an email.

    If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please email us or contact us at, www.waawmatrimony.com [email protected]