Privacy Policy

Public Information
By registering an account, you acknowledge and agree that your user name, location, uploads, and any information you share on your profile page, or in communications between other users on this site is publicly available.


Private Information
We collect some information that is not considered public; this includes your email, IP address, password and account settings. We do not share private information beyond what's necessary for third-party services to function. More details on which third-party services we use can be found in the "Information Processing" section below.


Logs
We log the IP address of those who visit our site for security reasons.


Data Retention
SoulShare only stores data that you share with us as long as your account exists; the only exception to this is the list of IP addresses stored in our log files as discussed above. Some third-party service providers such as, but not limited to, Google Analytics may retain some data; the nature of how we interact with these service providers is discussed in the "Information Processing" section below.


Information Processing
Soulshare provides information to third parties in the scenarios described below:

  • Amazon: Amazon Web Service (AWS) is used for all of SoulShare's hosting services and therefore your data must be processed through their servers. SoulShare also earns revenue from qualifying purchases made through the Amazon Associates program.

  • Ipdata.co: we send your IP address to Ipdata.co on some pages in order to display to you what city you are located in.

  • Google Maps: we use the Google Maps API to offer suggestions while you type locations into some of our forms. We also use the Google Maps Geocode API in order to determine a latitude and longitude of locations provided to us.

  • Google Analytics: we use Google Analytics to collect anonymous data on our web traffic.

  • Google reCAPTCHA: we use Google reCAPTCHA in order to prevent spam and abuse.


Cookies

  • SoulShare uses cookies in order to know whether to serve you pages as a logged in user or not.

  • Cookies are used by Google Analytics; these cookies are intended to provide anonymous data on how SoulShare is being used, and can be disabled using an appropriate browser addon.

Security
SoulShare takes reasonable precautions to help protect your information from unauthorized misuse or disclousure.


Consent
By registering an account, you acknowledge that you are over the age of 13. If you are under the age of 16, you must receive parental consent before registering an account.