Privacy policy

Effective Date: this Privacy Policy was last modified on 31 January 2019.

My Happiness Journal (ABN 13 887 553 944) wants to make your online experience satisfying and safe. Our aim is to safeguard the privacy and security of your personal information whilst providing a personalised service that meets your individual preferences and needs.

This Privacy Policy applies to your use of our website. We are required to comply with the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988. This Privacy Policy outlines how My Happiness Journal manages your personal information. It also describes generally the sorts of personal information held and for what purposes, and how that information is collected, stored, used and disclosed as a result of your use of our website.

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time.


When you browse our web pages, our system automatically logs information about your visit such as the date and time of your visit, the server your computer is logged on to, your browser type (for example, Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox), previous site visited, pages accessed and your IP address. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer automatically and required for using the Internet. We may also derive the general geographic area associated with an IP address.

Unless you purchase something on this website, we do not collect personal information from you such as your name and address. We do however use “cookies”. A cookie is a message given to a web browser by a web server. The browser stores the message in a text file. The message is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. In addition, we may use tracking software including Facebook Pixels (you can learn more about Facebook pixels by reading Facebook Pixels Terms of Use and the Facebook Privacy Policy.

We use the information that we collect via cookies to help us improve our website. The information is used to determine how many users visit our webpage and how often and how such visitors interact with our webpage. The information is also used in finding fault, determining hacking attempts and it may be accessed for law enforcement reasons. We do not attempt to identify users from this information unless we are investigating a problem for that user. We do not combine the information collected with personally identifiable information. The data is not used to identify individual users or associate them with their IP address or with any other data held by us or any data held by our third-party service providers.

You can generally configure your web browser to accept cookies, reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is sent.  You should refer to the help menu of your web browser if you require details as to how this can be done.

We may share the information we collect via cookies with third party service providers located outside of Australia who assist us in supplying our services including through data storage solutions, back-up services and IT support. These entities are generally located in Canada, USA and Ukraine. We may also disclose it to others if required to do so by law.

If you use or access our website from an email or other personalised communications sent to you or provide us with personal information, we may be able to identify you. This information is collected by us for the purpose of dealing with your request or for related purposes.

Links to other sites

Our web page may contain links to third party websites for informational or other purposes. These websites are not covered by this privacy policy. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or contents of any third-party website.

Access and Correction

You can contact our Privacy Officer if you would like details of your personal information which we may hold about you, or if you would like us to correct it. Our Privacy Officer’s contact details are set out below.

To ensure the integrity and safety of personal information, we will only disclose such information if our internal procedures are satisfied. We may charge a fee for this service. All requests for personal information will be handled in a reasonable period of time.

Storage and Security of Personal Information

We are committed to keeping your personal information secure. Personal information is mainly held in secure electronic databases. We use a range of security processes to protect the confidentiality and security of personal information that we hold.

How to Contact Us About Privacy

If you have any questions about our privacy practices or this privacy policy or wish to make a complaint, please contact our Privacy Officer by email at