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Mobile App Privacy Policy

The Massachusetts State Lottery Commission is the owner of the Site and the provider of services.  We respect your privacy and by accessing the Site, utilizing its services, and/or registering with us, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by this policy, including MSLC Terms and Conditions, which are incorporated herein as if set forth at length.

Personal Information

The MSLC may ask you for some or all of the following types of information when you register for MSLC services, which may be identifiable to you, (access content or various features) including contact information, such as your email address and/or your name, your age, and information for the purpose of authenticating yourself or your account if we have reason to believe, in MSLC sole discretion, that you may be violating Site policies, or for any other reason we deem necessary (“Personal Information”).  You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of all Personal Information you submit herein.

You agree that the MSLC may use your information to provide the services and customer support; troubleshoot problems; prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities; measure and improve the MSLC Site and Services; tell you about and administer MSLC services, targeted marketing, service updates, contests, sweepstakes, rewards, and promotional offers; monitor and enforce the MSLC Terms of Service; and verify your eligibility to use the Site.

The MSLC is committed to maintaining your trust, therefore, we will only share your information collected to respond to legal requirements, enforce MSLC policies, respond to any claims, or protect anyone’s rights, property or safety.  Such information will be disclosed only in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.  The MSLC may also use and/or share this information when authorized with: Service providers under contract who help with MSLC business operations; if the MSLC believes, in MSLC sole discretion, necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity; MSLC affiliates and promotional partners so they can offer special products, services, discounts, tickets and other items solely in connection with MSLC.

Non-Personal Information

The MSLC may utilize cookies and other technologies to recognize you for data collection purposes only (gif/ pixel tags).  Such technologies allow us to count the number of visitors to the Site and distinguish new visitors from repeat visitors.  They may also allow us to save user preferences and track trends.  You may choose to opt out of using cookies by setting your browser to do so or simply cease using this site.  The MSLC may collect information such as your IP address, the URLs of websites from which you arrive at this Site or leave this this site to go to, type of mobile provider, all of which is used to analyze trends, administer the site, prevent fraud and gather broad demographic information.

Use of Information

The MSLC collect information to provide you with a safe and efficient experience, as well as to help us provide, maintain, protect and improve this Site. You agree that the MSLC may use your information to provide the services and customer support you request; troubleshoot problems and prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities; customize, measure and improve MSLC site, MSLC service and content, tell you about and administer MSLC services, targeted marketing, service updates, contests, sweepstakes, rewards, and promotional offers, monitor and enforce MSLC Terms of Service; and verify your eligibility to use the Site. When you contact us, the MSLC will keep a record of your communication to resolve any issues you may be facing.

Disclosure of Information

The MSLC may disclose your information to respond to legal requirements, enforce MSLC policies, and respond to claims that content violates the rights of others, or protect anyone’s rights, property, or safety.  Such information will be disclosed only in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.  The MSLC may also share and /or use and you authorize us to use and /or share this information with service providers under contract who help us with MSLC business operations and, specifically, this Site, at MSLC’s sole discretion, when the MSLC believe appropriate or necessary in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy or unlawful activity. 
The MSLC may analyze non-personal information in an aggregate and anonymized manner to operate, maintain, manage and improve the Site and to show trends about the general use of MSLC services. In no way will you be personally identified, and this information is solely for use by the MSLC.

Account Protection

Commercially reasonable steps are taken to protect your information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.   However, no transmission over the Internet and no data storage method can be guaranteed to be absolutely guaranteed; the MSLC does not warrant that the security of the information you transmit may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any commercially reasonable standards.

Third Parties

Except as otherwise expressly included in this Privacy Policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information the MSLC collect from you.

Changes to this Policy

The MSLC reserve the right, at any time, to add to, change, update or modify this Privacy Policy but in any event the MSLC shall comply with applicable law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The MSLC will post any privacy policy changes on this page. It is recommended that you visit this page frequently.
The MSLC will regularly review all aspects of this Site to ensure that it is secure and complies with all statutory and regulatory requirements of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and any federal statutes and regulations to which this Site may be subject.

How to Contact us

If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact Owen Doherty at appmaster@masslottery.com with “privacy policy” in the subject line.  All written formal complaints will be responded to in a timely manner.