Welcome to MATTER. Our mission is to create uplifting experiences by connecting you with the things you love. We wrote this policy to help you understand what information we collect, how we use it and what choices you have about it. Some of the concepts below may sound a little technical but let us try our best to explain things in a simple and clear way. We welcome your questions and comments on this policy.
When you create an account and use MATTER you voluntarily share certain information such as your name, email address, phone numbers, photos, the things you own. If you connect your Facebook, Google or other thirdparty providers to MATTER, we use information from those accounts (such as your contacts) to improve your experience.
We collect the content you submit when you are using our Services. This includes comments, images, videos, your messages with other users and other communications with moderators and with us. Your content may include text, links, images, gifs, and videos.
We use your information to improve your experience, including:
We are committed to maintaining your trust, and while MATTER does not sell personal information to third parties, we want you to understand when and with whom we may share the information we collect for business purposes.
MATTER only shares non-public information about you in the following ways;
We take measures to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. For example, we use HTTPS while information is being transmitted. We also enforce technical and administrative access controls to limit which of our employees have access to non-public personal information.
We store the information we collect for as long as it is necessary for the purpose(s) for which we originally collected it.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject first- and third-party cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Services. For more information on controlling how cookies and similar technologies are used on MATTER, see our Cookie Notice.
We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights.
Every user is entitled to the following:
Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to:
Request that a business that collects a consumer's personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers.
Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.
Request that a business that sells a consumer's personal data, not sell the consumer's personal data.
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.
Adding protection for children while using the internet is our priority. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity. MATTER does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided personal identifiable information on our website, we encourage you to contact us immediately and we will endeavour to promptly remove such information from our records.