8minuteDating, and its parent corporation Match Events, Inc., practices a firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: This statement may be updated from time to time, so please check back periodically.

Contact information
When registering on this website, your information including but not limited to name, address, credit card number, email and telephone number are maintained in our secure database. Match Events may use or disclose this information as required by law and to facilitate your experience with our web site, events, and in helping our customers achieve our corporate mission of providing the best way for people to establish relationships that add meaning to their lives - this may include lead sharing arrangements with relevant third party organizations. Of course, your contact information will be provided to individuals with whom there is a mutual match, and to any individuals you have sent a second chance e-mail.

Billing information
When signing up for an event using a credit card, you will be asked to provide additional financial information such as your credit card number, expiration date and billing address. We use encryption technology to protect your credit card information while in transit, via the Internet, to our servers. uses a 3rd party certified Merchant Bank for card processing.

Other information
When you connect to, certain types of data, such as your IP address, browser, type of computer and operating system may be collected automatically. This information is useful to us in improving our web site functionality and security. We may analyze this information for internal business purposes but it is not made available to any person outside the Match Events organization. We will only disclose this information if required by law.

We may use 'cookies' to simplify the user's experience. If you set your browser to reject cookies, the Service may not function properly. The database resides behind a firewall in order to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We have taken preventive measures to restrict access to sensitive data, as well as to detect and prohibit certain connections and operations by unauthorized users. No claim is made as to the impenetrability of the system under unusual circumstance or its resilience to future attacks.

Links contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are 'clicking' to another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.

Choice/Opt-Out sends email newsletters to members and periodically sends emails about new services, improvements, scheduled service interruptions, etc. Our members can opt-out of receiving communications from us by unsubscribing from our mailing list.

Contacting Match Events
For questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please see our FAQ. If your question is not addressed, you will be directed to our Contact 8minuteDating form.

Match Events Worldwide, Inc. is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL.

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