How we collect, use, store, transmit and disclose data.

Match-Stick may (at your option) use your realtime browsing data to automatically block ads and objectionable content you specify. The url data and patterns used for this is not transmitted outside of your local device and is used only by the blocking algorithm.

Match-Stick (at your option) may securely transmit a keyword summary of a web page you visit along with the URL or domain of the page in order to deliver a relevant poll to you. This keyword data is not stored anywhere or otherwise shared outside the automated poll-matching algorithm.

Match-Stick automatically and periodically collects anonymous usage data and aggregated metrics including ad-block data to both improve the product and provide feedback to you in the interface.

Match-Stick allows you to optionally provide generalized geographic information (state, zip-code, etc) in order to deliver more relevant polls. This data (if provided) is transmitted securtely to a private cloud data-store in AWS where it can be accessed by the poll-matching algorithm. You are free to delete or edit this data at any time via the Match-Stick interface.

Match-Stick may collect certain anonymous information automatically, including, but not limited to, basic usage analytics to monitor the health and utility of the application. This information does not include any details about your device or information that could be used to identify you personally.

Match-Stick does NOT collect any login details, your name, your email, payment information, information you submit via web forms, etc.

Match-Stick uses a cryptographic key to identify your profile for purposes of delivering content/service. No other login or private data is required or transmitted.

Data collected and transmitted in Match-Stick is done using modern cryptography (i.e. HTTPS)

Should you decide to delete your profile or remove Match-Stick from your machine all of your associated data will be automatically removed within 30 days.

We do NOT share your data with any 3rd party.


This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here.

Your Consent

By using Match-Stick, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using Match-Stick, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at