Privacy Policy
Effective date: March 1st 2020
As a personal private journal, your privacy is a top concern. Here, we outline your information about your account, the data we collect, how we use it, and your right for control and removal.
User Account
To join Minute, you must register with your Google account. Once registered, you may connect your account with other Google accounts. This means that your account is protected by Google account authorization for your privacy and security. You must prevent unauthorized access to your account by protecting your password and/or other sign-on mechanism appropriately and limiting access to your computer or device and browser.
Minute does not knowingly collect information from children under 13 years of age or have any reasonable grounds for believing that children under the age of 13 are accessing our services. If we learn that we have inadvertently collected Personal Information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from a child under age 13, please contact us.
Personal Information: What We Collect and How We Use It
For users outside of the United States: If you are a non U.S. user, you acknowledge and agree that your Personal Information may be processed for the purposes identified in the Privacy Policy. In addition, your Personal Information may be processed in the country in which it was collected and in other countries, including the United States, where laws regarding processing of Personal Information may be less stringent than the laws in your country. By providing your information, you consent to such transfer.
Anonymous Information: What We Collect and How We Use It
Third-Party Services
Minute uses the following third-party services. For your convenience, we've linked to their privacy polices.
Data Retention
We retain data indefinitely as long as you are using Minute. In some circumstances, we may need to retain information by law.
Data Control
You have the right to removing your data. You may delete data within Minute as you'd like, or you may delete your account, which will delete all of your data within the following 24 hours.
You have control over email messaging within the user account settings. The only emails which will be sent regardless of settings will concern your user privacy, changes to the terms of service, or changes to the privacy policy.
You may choose to remove cookies within your browser. However, if you do so, Minute will log you out. If you disable cookies, we make no promises to functionality of Minute.
Disclosing Information
We may disclose Personal Information: We may disclose anonymous information without restriction.
Protection of Information
No service can be 100% secure. We make reasonable effort to protect the privacy of your account and data, but unfortunately, we cannot guarantee complete security. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.
We maintain strict administrative and technical procedures to protect information stored in our servers, which are located in the United States. Access to information is limited (through user/password credentials and software systems) to those employees who require it to perform their job functions. We use industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to safeguard the account registration process and sign-up information. Your data is encrypted at rest in our database. Other security safeguards include but are not limited to firewalls, and access controls to the building and files.
Changes to This Policy
We reserve the right, in our sole and absolute discretion, to make changes to this policy over time. Please review periodically to check for updates. If there are any material changes, we may send notice via email.
Contact Us
If you have questions about privacy, or would like to get in touch, please email us at