| 1. What information does GeriLove.com collect/track about me? GeriLove.com is an online matrimonial service designed to provide an easy way for our members to meet each other on the Web. To accomplish this, our members create their own unique profiles and our matching technology provides them matches based on their pre-selected criteria. In order to do this, we ask for certain personal information which is displayed on the site. (This information includes physical / mental disability.) (Of course, all GeriLove.com visitors may browse the site, search member profiles and view any articles or features our site has to offer without entering any personal information.)
Information Collected/Tracked by GeriLove.com GeriLove.com
gathers two types of information:
1. Information users submit; and
2. Information not directly submitted.
Information users submit
There are two types of user-submitted information we collect: Public and Private. We define Public information as personal information that may be displayed on the site at the behest of the member, such as gender, age, height, photograph, etc. Private information is defined as any information that allows others to contact a user other than through GeriLove.com or allows the collection of information about the user other than what is displayed on the site.
Public: To accomplish our goal of bringing compatible people together, we must gather personal information, which may or may not include: customer-specified GeriLove.com username, gender, age, religion, income range, occupation, preference/lifestyle information, general geographic location, photograph, videos and horoscope.
Private:This information is gathered from members and guests who apply for the various services our site offers. This information includes, but is not limited to: email address, first name, last name, credit card number or checking account information for payment, a user-specified password, mailing address, zip code and telephone number.
GeriLove.com does not allow members to submit public and private information on behalf of others, In such case, GeriLove.com has the right to remove such information.
SURVEYS & CONTESTS: From time-to-time our site requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, and age).
GERILOVE.COM AFFILIATE PARTNERS: The Affiliate Partner program is a vehicle for other websites to link to GeriLove.com. No personal member information is exchanged with the Affiliate Partner.
2. What does GeriLove.com do with the information it collects/tracks?
GeriLove.com uses the information it collects in the following ways:
Information users submit
Public information supplied by members is intended to be viewed by visitors to the site. This information is used by visitors for searching and matching purposes. Public information cannot be used to identify a specific member by name, address, etc (except photograph, posting of which is voluntary).
Private: We primarily use member's email addresses to verify enrollment and to send system emails on behalf of other members. Email addresses are not disclosed to members. We may also use user's email address to send news regarding our site, but the users may choose not to receive such emails by unsubscribing. Email addresses may also be used in private correspondence with the user for customer service issues. Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products and services. All other private information submitted by the user is confidential and is not disclosed except as required by law or to protect members of GeriLove.com. All private information can be updated or deleted by the user at any time, as follows:-
SURVEYS & CONTESTS: Contact and other information collected for contests is used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information collected is used to monitor or improve the site usage experience.
GeriLove.COM'S AFFILIATE PARTNERS: Information submitted by the Affiliate Partner is used for establishing and maintaining a business relationship. No personal or business information is shared outside the relationship between GeriLove.com and the Affiliate Partner. Affiliate Partners may not view or access private information of GeriLove.com subscribers.
OTHERS: As a GeriLove.com user, you may ask queries to our experts in the field of beauty, health, relationships, legal, etc. GeriLove.com DOES NOT pass on your personally identifiable information to the experts. Even when your questions are published along with expert answers, we ensure that your identity is protected, by either changing your name or using first names only. GeriLove.com allows members to write messages to other members to further the matchmaking process. while GeriLove.com exercises reasonable care to prevent site misuse, we strongly recommend you establish the authenticity and intent of members before giving out personally identifiable information in such messages.
3. With whom does GeriLove.com share the information it collects/tracks?
Except where you are expressly informed, we do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information except to the financial institution that processes your credit card, or check transactions unless required by law, or for the protection of your membership.
4. Tell me about links with other sites. GeriLove.com may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that GeriLove.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of other Web sites. We encourage you to be aware of this when you leave our site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by GeriLove.com.
help a website recognize repeat users; facilitate the user's ongoing access to and use of the site; allow a site to track usage behavior; compile aggregate data for content improvements; and undertake targeted advertising.
6. Tell me about GeriLove.com policy on correcting, updating or removing personal information. GeriLove.com allows you to modify or remove both public and private information from our database.
8. Tell me about security of my personal information.
GeriLove.com takes every precaution to protect your information, both online and offline.
When our registration/order process asks you to enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number), such information is encrypted and is protected with the best encryption software in the industry - SSL.
While we use SSL encryption to protect sensitive information online, we also do everything in our power to protect your information offline. 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 (for example, a billing clerk or a customer service representative) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
We have also done everything in our power to prevent misuse of photographs. Apart from not allowing photographs to be downloaded or copied, we have watermarked them with the GeriLove.com logo. This acts as a further deterrent for illegal use elsewhere.
If you have any questions about the security at our website, please email us.
9. Tell me about GeriLove.com's email policy.
We use email extensively to help you find your match on GeriLove.com. Our main email products and services include: Member responses to your profile ; Newsletters updating you of the latest features on our site.
Occasionally, we may also send you: Announcements of special events which GeriLove.com is associated with; or Special offers from partner sites, which we believe are useful for you.
As a GeriLove.com member, you are automatically subscribed to all of the above, as an integral part of our matchmaking services to you. However, at any time, you may choose to manage your subscriptions to one or more of the above. All our emails will carry a link to help you do this.
10. Tell me how to contact GeriLove.com.
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.