Privacy Policy – SIMPLIFIED

Protecting your private information is our priority.

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Social media sites like Facebook, and websites like Google, allow targeted advertising that you may OPT-OUT of. If you choose not to, advertisers, like me, can target audiences like you. Matto and Tomato Potato Co. maintains compliance with their advertiser’s terms of service.


Matto and associated sites and tools collect names and email addresses of readers interested in their books by legally asking for it and verifying consent.; linked property sites like, and others; as well as tools like BookFunnel; and promotions on other sites like Facebook; provide this information.


Data is never sold or shared with third parties, and Matto will never send spam. It is used to send marketing materials, product updates, personal notes, and to target online advertisements in order to promote products Matto believes you might be interested in.


Once signed up for the mailing list, an individual will remain signed up until they specifically ask for removal or Matto determines the individual is no longer interested in remaining on the list. Unsubscribe options are marked at the bottom of all emails, requests for removal and complaints can be sent to matto @


For additional legal information, continue to the next section. By consenting to the notices on this page, you are giving Matto permission to process your personal data specifically for the purposes identified.


Effective as of Sep. 7, 2020

Statement of Privacy – LEGAL TERMS

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the HTTP://FICTION.MATTO.XYZ and Tomato Potato Co. and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Matto include HTTP://FICTION.MATTO.XYZ and Tomato Potato Co. The Matto website is an information and product advertising site by creator Matto. By using the Matto website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.


Collection of your Personal Information

Matto may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name and email address. If you purchase Matto’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. Matto may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.


Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Matto. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Matto website.


Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Matto’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.


Matto encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Matto so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Matto is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Matto website.


Use of your Personal Information

Matto collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.


Matto may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Matto and its affiliates. Matto may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.


Matto does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.


Matto 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. Matto may share data with trusted partners to help 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 Matto, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.


Matto may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Matto, in order to determine what Matto services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Matto to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.


Matto 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 Matto or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Matto; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Matto, or the public.


Use of Cookies

Matto website may 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.


One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Matto pages, or register with Matto site or services, a cookie helps Matto to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Matto website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Matto features that you customized.


You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Matto services or websites you visit.


Security of your Personal Information

To secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, Matto uses the following:



Bulletproof Security

Google reCAPTCHA

2FA Authentication


Children Under Thirteen

Matto does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.


Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Matto by contacting us here: matto @


Changes to this Statement

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


Contact Information

Matto welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Matto has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Matto by email: matto @


Effective as of Sep. 7 2020