Effective date: January 1, 2019
Sthal Matrimony operates the website to provide matchmaking services (hereinafter referred to as the "Service"). In order to provide this service, we ask certain personal details which are displayed on the website on behalf of you to find the perfect life partner.
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
Information Collection and Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
Types of Data Collected
While registering on our platform, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information which may include, but is not limited to:
Email Address, Phone/Mobile Number, Demographic Details, Location, Addresses (State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City), Age, Name, Sex, Horoscope Details, Interests, Partner Preferences, Social Media Links, Family & Relative Details, Education & Employment Details, Personality Facets, Photos, Marital Status Etc.
To process payment, we may require Credit/Debit Card Information or UPI which is used primarily to process User order. We follow strict security guidelines with respect to the storage, possession and handling of such information and protecting it against unauthorized access.
User Feedbacks & Sentiments
We capture Testimonials submitted by you including your success story and photos, information submitted while participating in contests, promotions or events, Details shared with customer care & support teams and these details are used to promote, advertise, monitor or for training purpose.
We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, searches, features you have been using, interactions with the portal, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We collect information about the device(s) such as IP address, device ID & type, browser type & version, operating system, other technologies that may uniquely identify your device or browser.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device.
Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service. You can learn more how to manage cookies in the Browser Cookies Guide.
Examples of Cookies we use:
Session Cookies: We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
Preference Cookies: We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
Security Cookies: We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of Data
Sthal Matrimony uses the collected data for various purposes:
To provide and maintain the Service
To notify you about changes to our Service
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so
To provide customer care and support
To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service
To monitor the usage of the Service
To detect, prevent and address technical issues
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
Transfer of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to India and process it there.
Disclosure of Data
Sthal Matrimony may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
To comply with a legal obligation
To protect and defend the rights or property of Sthal Matrimony
To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
To protect against legal liability
Security of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. 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.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.