By accessing and continuing to use the Website, you consent to MatchDog collect and treat your personal data.

MatchDog informs you through these terms and conditions, about the use that it gives to Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology so that you have full control and decision about the personal data that in your case are about You.

What are Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology?

Cookie definition: It is a data file that is stored on the hard disk of the computer equipment or electronic communications device of a user when browsing a specific website, which allows to exchange status information between said site and the user browser. The status information may reveal means of session identification, authentication or user preferences, as well as any data stored by the browser regarding the website.

Definition of Web Beacons: Visible or hidden image inserted within a website or email, which is used to monitor user behavior in these media. Through these you can obtain information such as the source IP address, browser used, operating system, when the page was accessed, and in the case of email, the association of the previous data with the recipient.

MatchDog sites are based on the handling of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology, seeking to provide the best experience while browsing the different sites, as well as save information about your access to improve the security of your account, define preferences of content and personalize information based on the interests of its users or follow up on their online purchases.

Cookies, Web Beacons and Similar MatchDog Technology cannot be used to recover data from your hard drive, pass viruses to your computer or capture your email address. Some of the functions that Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology perform can also be achieved through alternative technology, therefore, the term ‘Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology is used in these terms and conditions.

The use and handling of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology by MatchDog

1. Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Essential Technology Essential

These Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology are necessary for the basic performance of the MatchDog site ; these enable the authentication and validation system in a secure manner as well as fraud prevention functions.

Examples of essential functions of a cookie and / or web Beacons :

  • Identify if a user has started a secure session in full.
  • Enables the validation of a user and the management of the functionalities of the MatchDog site .
  • Store authentication and confirm the security of a session for users.
  • Enable fraud prevention functions and / or tools.

 

2. Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Complementary Technology

These Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology enable additional functionalities to define previously defined preferences applied by the user.

  • Examples of complementary functions of a cookie and / or web Beacons :
  • Restore previously defined content preferences.
  • Allows you to restore language preferences and text size.

 

3. Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Performance Technology

These Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology keep track of the most visited segments as well as the use of the website and its links. This allows MatchDog to understand the content in which users may be more interested. The information stored in these Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology does not contain personal data and / or sensitive personal data of the user and is evaluated in terms of site traffic, not the information contained therein.

Examples of performance functions of a Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology:

  • It allows the deployment of different versions of the same site, that way we can evaluate which design gives the best experience to our users.
  • Enables the analysis of visits, such as the use of a browser, number of visits, response to marketing campaigns and acquisition trends.

 

4. Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Marketing Technology

These Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology ensure that the user receives relevant information about benefits and promotions exclusive to MatchDog.

  • Examples of functions of a Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology:
  • Enables the communication of benefits and / or online marketing with the user in a relevant way.
  • It keeps the user securely identified in its different contents, to display personalized information.

 

5. Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology of Associates

MatchDog maintains a relationship with services provided by associated marketing agencies that make use of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology to help provide the user with relevant information on portals outside of MatchDog . These marketing agencies adhere to industry guidelines.

Take into consideration that different social media platforms can obtain information that you provide as a user when using your platform. MatchDog is part of this type of programs with social networks. We recommend consulting the privacy notice of the social network of which you use and know the options to restrict the information to which they may have access.

6. Configuration of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology on the MatchDog website

You have the option to restrict the use of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology in your browser and make use of the public MatchDog site . However , when you start an Online Services session, you may have problems because one of the authentication measures of our Services is the use of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology.

Recommendation: When entering other Internet sites outside of MatchDog , we recommend that you consult the Privacy Notice and Cookies and / or Web Beacons policy . MatchDog  not responsible for the privacy practices outside its site.

7. Sending email with Cookies, Web Beacons and / or Similar Technology

MatchDog makes use of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or similar technology for sending an email and identify whether the communication is effective and relevant. With this understand the interests of its users and generate content that are of greater interest to its users. If you want to disable the use of Cookies, Web Beacons and / or similar technology in your email, we recommend consulting provider configuration email service.