Effective date: August 1, 2018.
JooMoo WebSites LLC ("us", "we", or "our") operates the SeeOurMinds.com website.
Your privacy is important to us. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you on this website and the other sites we own and operate.
We use your data to provide and improve the website. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our website and the choices you have associated with that data.
Related Legal Documents
The following legal documents also apply to visitors of this site:
- Our Affiliate Marketing Disclosure describes how we use affiliate marketing to help recoup some of the expenses encountered in creating and maintaining this site
- Our Terms of Service lists the terms that you agree to implicitly by using this site
- The Questionnaire Disclaimer pertains to the SeeOurMinds.com Quiz, which is closely related to the content on this site
These legal documents apply whenever you use this site, and your use of this site implies you consent to the terms in all of these documents.
We also operate the following websites:
- Groja.com — a site where you can obtain your personalized Spiritual Portrait™ or subscribe to the Artsy Visions Monthly Newsletter
- ArtsyVisions.com — contains highlights from SeeOurMinds.com
- TomWHartung.com — the blog of the creator and maintainer of all of these sites
- JooMooWebSites.com — the company that created and runs all of these sites
— a site with a list of some of the unconventional,
non-corn-pone opinionsof the creator and maintainer of all of these sites
You may find links from those to this one, and from this one to those. The Privacy Policies, Terms of Service, Disclosures, and Disclaimers for all of these websites are virtually identical. Just so you know.
By using the website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
You must be at least 18 [eighteen] years old to use this website. By using this website and by agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent that you are at least 18 years of age.
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with personal data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected personal data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
The information on this website is for general information purposes only. We assume no responsibility for errors or omissions in the content on the website.
In no event shall we be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use or the contents of the website. We reserve the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the contents on the website at any time without prior notice.
We do not warrant that the website is free of viruses or other harmful components.
Information Collection and Use
We collect information to support and improve our website, and to provide you with additional personalized services:
- We use commonly available software to collect usage data, as described in later this section.
- We collect personally identifiable data only with your full knowledge and permission.
Collecting Personal Data
While using our website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally
identifiable information, known as
personal data, that can be used to
contact or identify you.
Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- First name and last name — only with your full knowledge
- Email address — only with your full knowledge
- Cookies and other usage data — as described later in this document
We ask for your name and email address only to provide services you request explicitly, such as:
- You subscribe to the Artsy Visions Monthly Newsletter
- You request to store your quiz results on our server, for possible future reference
Removing Personal Data
Follow these instructions to remove the personal data you share with us on this site:
- Once you subscribe to the Artsy Visions Monthly Newsletter, you can unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions at the end of one of the emails.
- To delete your quiz results from our server, please contact us.
Collecting Usage Data
We also collect information, known as
usage data, about how
visitors access and use the website.
This data includes information such as your computer's Internet Protocol
(IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that
you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those
pages, unique device identifiers, and other diagnostic data.
In general, this data does not identify you personally, but if you are logged in to an account at google, your actions on this website may monitored more closely than you might realize. For more information about Google Analytics and to learn how to control your preferences, see the sections about Analytics, Controlling Your Ad Preferences, and Controlling Your Google Account in this document.
Cookies and Tracking Data
Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include a unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. We may also use tracking technologies such as beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information, and to improve and analyze our website.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to alert you when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, some aspects of our website may not work properly.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session cookies¹:
- We use session cookies when someone logs into our site
- Preference cookies:
- We use preference cookies to remember your preferences and various settings
- Security cookies:
- We may use security cookies for security purposes, such as when someone logs into our site
¹ We use Google Analytics, which uses a type of session cookie that does not belong to us. For more information about Google Analytics and to learn how to control your preferences, see the section in this document about Analytics.
Like many other Web sites, this site makes use of log files. These files log when someone visits the site, are typical for any computer that hosts a web site, may help with maintenance of the site, and contribute to the site's analytics.
The information inside these log files typically includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, and referring pages. This information can be used to analyze trends, administer the site, track a user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. None of this information is knowingly linked to any personally identifiable information.
Removing Usage Data
Collecting usage data is part of how the internet works. Note that once it is logged, removing this usage data is problematic.
If you are uncomfortable with this, you can prevent the collection of some of this data by following these suggestions:
incognitobrowser windows. Exactly how you do this depends on the browser you are using. Some examples for a few popular desktop browsers are:
- In Chrome, press and hold the <Shift> and <Ctrl> keys, then press
- In Firefox, access the menu and select the
New Private Windowoption
- In Internet Explorer, click on Settings, then Safety, then InPrivate Browsing
- In Chrome, press and hold the <Shift> and <Ctrl> keys, then press
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on,
is designed to be compatible with Chrome, Internet Explorer 11, Safari, Firefox and Opera
- Ensure your privacy preferences for your google account at your google account are set to values with which you are comfortable
If you consider these remedies to be inadequate or insufficient, you should consider avoiding this, and all other, websites.
Use of Data
We use the collected data to do the following:
- Provide and maintain our website
- Notify you about changes to our website
- Allow you to participate in interactive features of our website when you choose to do so
- Monitor the usage of our website
- Provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve our website
- Detect, prevent, and address technical issues
- Provide customer care and support
Transfer of Data
Your information, including personal data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction. The data protection laws in the country where we store data may differ from the laws in your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including personal data, to United States and process it there.
Disclosure of Data
We will knowingly disclose your personal data only when legally forced to do so.
If forced to by a court of law, we may disclose your personal data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- Comply with a legal obligation
- Protect and defend our rights, or property, or both
- Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the website
- Protect the personal safety of users of the website or the general public
- Protect against legal liability
Security of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We employ third party companies and individuals, known as
to help provide the website on our behalf, to monitor the performance of our
website, to perform website-related services, and to assist us in
analyzing how visitors use our website.
These third parties have access to your personal data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Hosting and Other Cloud Services
In an effort to keep our operating costs low, we may use third-party service providers to host and provide other services needed to run our website. These providers may include one or more of the following:
- Google Cloud Services
- Digital Ocean
Because the pricing and availability of these services is constantly changing, and many factors in addition to pricing and availability, such as reliability and ease of maintenance are important to us, there is no guarantee that we are using any one of these, or that this list is complete, at any given moment.
We use third-party service providers, such as Google, to monitor and analyze the use of our website.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google Analytics uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our website and shares this data among various other Google services. Under certain circumstances, Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
You can opt-out of making your activity on the website available to Google
Analytics by installing the
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on,
is designed to be compatible with Chrome, Internet Explorer 11,
Safari, Firefox and Opera.
and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.
Advertising and Affiliate Marketing
In an effort to recoup the time and money invested in creating and maintaining this site, some pages on the website may contain ads, and some of the content on the website may contain affiliate marketing links.
These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their advertisements and links that appear on this website. This technology includes cookies which may be sent to your browser when you visit our site.
To learn how you can control some of the technology used in advertising, see the section about Controlling Your Ad Preferences in this document.
This website may serve ads using Google AdSense. Google AdSense is a sophisticated advertising tool with its own privacy concerns and policies.
To learn how to control your preferences for ads from google and other sources, see the sections about Analytics, Controlling Your Ad Preferences, and Controlling Your Google Account in this document.
The internet gives us an opportunity to share our opinions about products
we like and recommend them to visitors.
In some cases, we partner with merchants, known as
and we sometimes use links they provide in some of our content.
In some of these cases these merchants reimburse us for these referrals.
This type of reimbursement for our work in sharing our recommendations is
affiliate marketing, and it helps us recoup some of the
investment we have made in creating, providing, and maintaining this website.
Following is a partial list of the companies with which we have an affiliate marketing relationship:
- Commission Junction
This is only a partial list, and these affiliations are subject to change at anytime.
To learn more about affiliate marketing, see our Affiliate Marketing Disclosure.
Controlling Your Advertising Preferences
You can exercise some control of the advertising you see by visiting optout.aboutads.info.
Controlling Your Google Account
To control, protect, and secure your google account, go to your google account.
To control the add personalization settings for your google account, go to your google ads settings page.
Links to Other Sites
Our website contains links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site.
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services. Therefore we do not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any information on these external websites.
Changes to Third-Party Links
Note that the third-party links in this document are not under our control and may change at any time. If one or more of these links is broken, we encourage you to contact us to make us aware of the change, then use your favorite search engine to find the new location of the page.
- Displaying a prominent notice on our website when the change becomes effective
- Updating the
- By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- By phone number: 303-863-1757
- By mail: 2075 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80205