Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The Get Self-Development Privacy Policy

Get Self-Development wants to be your reliable partner and friend in helping you on your self-development path to personal growth. Our vision is to make a difference to the world by helping you get the most out of your life. Because we want to show you our respect we have to show you our best in what we do. In short, this means we will always respect your privacy, your email address, and any other information you provide us. If you still have questions about our policies we will do our best to answer these below.


1. What will you do with all the information you have collected?
When you subscribe to our site you receive the most relevant self-development information on what you have selected that interests you. You receive self-development information from Get Self-Development as well as self-development information about programs or products that can help you on your journey to personal growth.

For the full disclosure on how your information is used read below.

2. Who will be able to look in to my personal information?
Your data is safe with us. The only thing you can do is to decide whether or not to share your information with other members of the Get Self-Development community. Besides this option that you can personally make, we won’t send your personal information to anyone else than Get Self-Development.

For the full disclosure on how your information is used read below.

3. What will happen if I respond to one of your articles or forum posts?
As you are able to view the reply or post of other Get Self-Development members so are others able to view yours. This is a public space which means that anyone can see what you have written in this reply or post. This means that you have to consider what you put online. This is a general rule for anyone to consider when putting anything online. Would you share your credit card information in public? Use the same discretion when you post something on our forums or reply to our articles.

More information about our forum will come soon.

4. Does Get Self-Development make use of cookies?
Yes, we use cookies and they are even more necessary when we want to provide you with the full potential from our website. To provide you more transparency about why we need cookies to make our website function properly, we present you with a list of why we need these.
Cookies help us.

  • To help you remember your personal preferences.
  • To let you automatically log on into parts of our website that require membership.
  • To provide you with the best self-development information that are of interests to you.
  • To help us understand our audience and see traffic patterns to help you even better in the future.
  • To help us receive compensation for a product that you might have bought from someone else.
  • To manage and present site information on our website that will be specific to your interests.

We also have Google Analytics data to use non-personal information collected on how you use our site. Examples are; How long have you visited our page, What web browser you are using, What your operating system is, and who your internet service provider is.

If any of this is uncomfortable for you, you can go here http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies to learn how to disable the use of cookies. If you choose to do so we unfortunately cannot provide you with all the self-development information that we want to share with you to help you the best way we can. You'll notice serious limitations in using our website but we apologize for this inconvenience. If you want more information about our use of cookies you can find a full cookie policy here.

5. How can I stop receiving emails from you in the future?
If you want to stop receiving our emails in the future, it is possible to unsubscribe or manage your profile using the link at the bottom of all our emails. By using this link you can manage your personal profile and stop receiving our e-mails if you wish. If for some reason you still receive emails from us please do not hesitate to contact us so that we can help you sort this out.

6. Can I trust your security protection of my personal data?
Our website and its databases are created by some of the best developers there are. We use the latest security methods and strive to deliver only the best in maintaining your privacy.
If you want to know more about data security you can find it here.

Any questions? Just ask us by visiting our contact form here for more details.

For the full legal notice read below

Get Self-Development Privacy Policy

This policy is valid from 23 March 2012
Get Self-Development is aware that you care about how your personal information is used. We appreciate your trust in us and we promise that we will be very careful and sensible in handling your data. By visiting Get Self-Development you agree to the practices described in this Privacy Statement. Questions regarding this statement should be directed by using contact form.
You can also contact us by sending a letter to:

Get Self-Development
Gaffelstraat 29
8251 BP Dronten
The Netherlands.   

This Privacy Policy describes the policies and practices with respect to information or data that is received or gathered regarding Members, visitors and users (collectively "you" and "your"). www.GetSelfDevelopment.com and all related sites of Get Self-Development can be referred to as "www.GetSelfDevelopment.com", "Get Self-Development", "Get Self Development", "GSD", "us", "we", "site", "website" or "the Company" read this Privacy Policy before the use of this website and its services. You indicate that you agree to this policy and that you agree to the terms of this agreement, including the use of the personal information you provide or that is collected about you as described in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to all terms of this Privacy Policy you should not use this website or its services. 

What information do we collect about you?

You can visit our website, read articles, and browse the website without us to identify you personally. To provide you with the best personalized service and attention we do ask you to register. By registering we can view your personal interest and information which helps us to provide you with the most relevant self-development information. You receive self-development information from Get Self-Development as well as self-development information about programs or products that can help you on your journey to personal growth.

The information you provide us.

We collect the personal information that you enter on our website. This could be your name, email address, credit card number, address, telephone number and / or similar information. We only ask your information when we need it to provide you the specific service. When you contact us you may choose not to give the information we asked for, but then it is possible that we won’t be able to provide you with our many features and services. We use the information which you willingly provide to respond to your requests, give you a better experience on the website, improve our operations, and to learn better ways to communicate with you.

The automatic collected data

When you visit our website we automatically collect certain types of data. Most websites you visit online collect so called “cookies” and so does our website. These “cookies” will help us and you to get a better site experience. What these cookies will do is:

  • To help you remember your personal preferences.   This will help you give a better experience so that you won’t have to fill in you information every time you visit our  website.
  • Help us get certain types of information when you access our website or advertisements.   This will help us to know what advertisements work best and learn about what you like the most.
  • To let you automatically log on into parts of our website that require membership.   This also helps you get a smoother experience so that you can click much faster through our website.
  • To provide you with the best self-development information that are of interests to you.   With these cookies we can learn what you like the most and provide you with more of what you like.
  • To help us understand our audience and see traffic patterns to help you even better in the future.   Because we have a bigger audience we can see patterns and anticipate on these patterns. For example, when something is getting more popular we can write some articles on that topic and give more value to it.
  • To help us receive compensation for a product that you might have bought from someone else.   As you may understand we do need money to keep this website and all of our services running to give you the best we can. That’s why we have affiliation agreements with some of our partners and get a compensation when you have bought a product or service from one of our partners. You get to know about a great product which can help you on your path of personal development and we receive our income to pay our bills and help you even more in the future.
  • To manage and present site information on our website that will be specific to your interests.   By combining all the statistics and data we collect we are able to improve our site and give you the best experience.   With the Google Analytics tracking cookie we also collect non-personal information on how you use our site. Examples are; How long have you visited our page, What web browser you are using, What your operating system is, and who your internet service provider is. When you want to know more about cookies please read our cookie policy here.

What will we do with all the collected information?

As you can see in our previous answers there is a lot of information we can collect while you are surfing on our website. Don’t be afraid this will help us get to other data like files on your pc or mobile device. You should consider what you put online though. We really have our best intentions for you and we genuinely do want to help you on your path of personal growth but unfortunately not everyone has these same intentions. We use the collected information you willingly have provided to us to manage our website, reply to your questions, improve our services and manage transactions of product or service purchases.
We work very discretely with your personal information and won’t give or sell your information to any other parties but Get Self-Development. When you purchase a product or service from Get Self-Development directly or when you make a donation to Get Self-Development by credit card then your credit card company will provide all necessary information to process the transaction.
Without your permission we won’t provide any personal data to your credit card company.
Get Self-Development uses strict procedures to protect your credit card data.

Do we share your personal data with other parties?

Your personal information is available to the employees and technical partners of Get Self-Development to provide you with the best possible services we can offer. When you choose to share your personal profile from Get Self-Development then registered members are also able to view your profile.
Anonymous information may be used for advertising purposes. We will not share your e-mail address to others. All 3rd party companies we work with also comply with our policies and are not permitted to sell your information.

How do we make use of cookies?

Our website uses "cookies" to be able to provide you with the best services we can.
Cookies will store small amounts of data on your computer when you visit and leave a website. Cookies don’t contain personal identifiable information and can’t be used to personally identify you. Cookies do assist in providing a better web experience and help us in tracking and identifying what you like best of our website. It is possible to decline cookies but will dramatically decrease the web experience. For more information on cookies and how we use them we recommend you to read our cookie policy here.

How can you remove your personal information from our database?

In our newsletters we provide a link where you can manage your profile.
Using this link will guide you to manage your profile and you can choose to remove your profile from our database if you choose to do so. It is possible that you may receive emails 14 days afterwards due to some processing time and processed schedules. If you need help unsubscribing from our newsletter and or website you can also contact our support team by using this contact form.

How do we secure your personal data?

We use the latest security methods and strive to deliver only the best in maintaining your privacy.
Although we have implemented advanced systems and procedures to protect the data provided unfortunately we never can guarantee the safety of your data using internet connections. We strive to limit access to personal data and only employees or technical service partners with a specific need to get access to this information can receive access. We host our data at our trustworthy partner who uses multiple service systems in controlled environments.

What happens if there are changes to our (privacy) policies?

We have a few policies which are necessary to protect our members and our company and help to prevent legal issues. We recommend that you read our policies before you visit our website so that you are aware and understand what our policies are. If we make changes to one of our policies we will inform you by creating a prominent message on our main page.

What if you have some more questions about our policies?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy please contact us using our contact form here.
Or you can contact us via mail at:

Get Self-Development
Gaffelstraat 29
8251 BP Dronten
The Netherlands.