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Privacy policy

Last updated: October 20, 2020

This is the privacy policy for the Decision Journal app, created by Better Thinking Software, LLC.

Journals are very personal tools, so we make it a focus of ours to make sure your personal data is private and safe.

Information Collection and Use

The Decision Journal app and website collects usage information that includes, but may not be limited to: your IP address, your web browser user-agent, the device you are using, and the date and time of your visits. In addition, when signing up for the Decision Journal app, we collect and store your email address.

We may use your personal information for legitimate business purposes, including: to provide and deliver the Services you request; send you transaction information; including confirmations and transaction status; product and services information, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages; administer your account, including verifying your information; respond to your comments and questions and provide customer support or other services; offer Live Chat assistance to facilitate; operate and improve our websites, products and services; provide you with information about products and services; perform other functions or serve other purposes, as disclosed to you at the point of collection, or as otherwise required or allowed under applicable law.

By using the app, you consent to our collecting and processing this data. It is used solely for the purpose of improving our website and app for you and others like you.

Billing Data

We collect your credit card information when your subscribe and pay to access to some part of the Decision Journal app.

We never store your credit card information. All payment and billing operation and services are processed by either Apple or Google. In addition to Apple and Google, we use a third party service Revenue Cat that allows us to see when invoices are due, processing or paid, or any other status related to payments.

Third-Party Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons: to facilitate our Service; to provide the Service on our behalf; to perform Service-related services; or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.


The protection of your data is important to us. We are striving to use, to the best of our knowledge, available means of protection. However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure or reliable, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of the Service.

Data Sharing

We will share the data we collected about you for any legal obligations and rights. We may disclose your personal information in these circumstances: In connection with the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims; to comply with laws or to respond to lawful requests or legal process; for fraud or security monitoring purposes (e.g., to detect and prevent cyberattacks); to protect our rights or our employees rights; or as otherwise permitted by applicable law.

Retention of Data

We may retain your personal information data as long as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with applicable law.

Children’s Privacy

Our app is not intended to be used by anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal data, we will immediately delete their data from our servers.

If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us at so that we will be able to take the necessary steps.


This policy will evolve over time, just like the app. We’ll share what we consider to be significant changes to this policy via email.

If we make any changes to this policy, we will change the “Last Updated” date at the top of this page.


We strive to comply with the GDPR including your right of access, correction, and erasure.


If you have any questions, concerns or comments about this policy or our privacy practices, please contact us:

Adapted from the Basecamp open-source policies / CC BY 4.0