Your Privacy Matters To Us
The OM Collective is a subsidiary site of Happinesshq.org. Happinesshq.org is the owner and publisher of several media platforms that publish content under both websites and apps, including online courses, audio content, video content, along with physical products such as books, diaries, cards, wellness products, retreats, etc.
Happinesshq.org and its subsidiary sites/apps (including The OM Collective) are owned and operated by Happiness HQ. Any data collecting or privacy issues/questions can be directed to us via our Happiness HQ contact page, or alternatively, you can write to us at
PO Box 202
Jindabyne NSW 2627
(i) our websites, including, without limitation, happinesshq.org, .com and theomcollective.org (the “Websites”); and
(ii) the information you provide to us offline, including, without limitation, via phone, zoom meetings, in-person at retreats/events/meetings, and email.
Personal information we collect
When you visit our site theomcollective.org, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse our website, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to theomcollective.org and information about how you interact with our website. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
- “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
- “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
- “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.
Additionally, when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information”.
How do we use your personal information?
We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfil any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations). Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
- Communicate with you;
- Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
- When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimise our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).
Sharing you personal Information
We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above.
For example, we use Shopify to power our online store--you can read more about how Shopify uses your Personal Information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.
We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site -- you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.
You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt out of targeted advertising by using the links below:
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
- Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
- Bing: https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads
Additionally, you can opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.
Do not track
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access the personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfil contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
The OM Collective website is not intended for individuals under the age of 16
The opinions expressed on theomcollective.org and any of the happinesshq.org subsidiary websites are published for educational and informational purposes only, and are not intended as a diagnosis, treatment or as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis and treatment. Please consult a physician or other health care professional for your specific health care and/or medical needs or concerns.
The information provided by theomcollective.org is not intended to substitute for consultations with your doctor, or medical advice specific to your health condition. Claire Charters, theomcollective.org and happinesshq.org disclaim any liability arising from any adverse outcome of your use of the information provided by Claire, our staff, our guest writers, guest speakers and theomcollective.org/happinesshq.org for any reason.
Statements on theomcollective.org and happinesshq.org have not been evaluated by Medical Companies, Health Authorities or Government Bodies.
In no event shall Claire, staff, theomcollective.org, happinesshq.org or any other person or entity involved in the production of this information be held liable for any damages stemming from the use or misuse of this information.
By visiting theomcollective.org you accept these terms and conditions.