Privacy Policy

Life Matters Worldwide is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Life Matters Worldwide site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Life Matters Worldwide site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Life Matters Worldwide collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Life Matters Worldwide also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Life Matters Worldwide. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Life Matters Worldwide for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Life Matters Worldwide site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Life Matters Worldwide public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Life Matters Worldwide does not read any of your private online communications.

Life Matters Worldwide encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Life Matters Worldwide so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Life Matters Worldwide is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Life Matters Worldwide and Life Matters Worldwide family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Life Matters Worldwide collects and uses your personal information to operate the Life Matters Worldwide Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Life Matters Worldwide also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Life Matters Worldwide and its affiliates. Life Matters Worldwide may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Life Matters Worldwide does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Life Matters Worldwide may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Life Matters Worldwide may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Life Matters Worldwide, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Life Matters Worldwide does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Life Matters Worldwide keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Life Matters Worldwide, in order to determine what Life Matters Worldwide services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Life Matters Worldwide to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Life Matters Worldwide Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Life Matters Worldwide or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Life Matters Worldwide; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Life Matters Worldwide, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Life Matters Worldwide Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

Please go here to learn more about our cookie policy.

Security of your Personal Information

Life Matters Worldwide secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Life Matters Worldwide secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Life Matters Worldwide will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Life Matters Worldwide encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Life Matters Worldwide is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Life Matters Worldwide welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Life Matters Worldwide has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Life Matters Worldwide at carolyn@lifemattersww.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.