Alpha Match is an internet website where visitors can search for and contact, our subscribers, dog breeders, who list on our site.
What information do we collect from you?
When you subscribe or register at Alpha Match and at other times, we collect your name, address, email address, phone number and zip or postal code. This information is not shared directly with anyone. The subscriber chooses what information will be visible to visitors. Email addresses are not displayed. When a visitor contacts a subscriber, it is done through a contact form to help prevent our subscribers from receiving spam.
In order to maximize the value of the website to its users we collect aggregate information about visits to the site (such as which pages are visited) and we collect information about visitors’ computers (such as such as browser type, browser language, and IP address). This information is never shared with anyone, period.
How do we use the information we collect from you?
We will never sell, rent, barter or otherwise share your name, email address or other personal identifying information to any outside party.
We may use information in the following ways:
For the purposes for which you specifically provided the information including, for example, to enable us to process, validate and verify listings and subscriptions.
To send you e-mail notifications about our new or existing products and services, special offers, or to otherwise contact you.
To enhance existing features or develop new features, products and services.
To provide advertisers and other third parties with aggregate information about our user base and usage patterns.
To allow us to personalize the content and advertising that you and others see based on personal characteristics or preferences.
We may use third party network advertisers to deliver ads to you on our behalf. These network advertisers and service providers may be supplied with or have access to your personally identifiable information solely for the purpose of providing these services to us or on our behalf.
We will use information you enter about your dog, cat or pets only to display it on the web site or on our affiliated social profiles; it will never be sold, rented, bartered or otherwise shared to any outside party.
Since the website is accessible by anyone with an internet connection and a web browser, any information, pictures and videos you post can be copied by any other internet user. Although we discourage abusive copying, the opportunity for it is an inherent part of the internet. You should never give us information, pictures or videos that you do not now or ever want someone else to have access to.
You acknowledge and agree that Alpha Match may disclose your personal information and the contents of your account if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, or court order, or to protect the rights and property of Alpha Match, its affiliates or the public.
Removal of your information
You may at anytime edit any information or remove your breeder or other listing accounts entirely. We require only that you provide and maintain a valid and current email address for the durations of the listings so we may contact you.
Alpha Match may contain links to other web sites. These other sites maintain their own policies regarding cookies and the collection and use of personal information.
Notice Regarding Online Behavioral Advertising.
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our Web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit www.networkadvertising.org.