This Policy applies when you interact with us through our services on google, Facebook, Pinterest, WhatsApp, telegram, bestbiblepatterns.com, brightminds.co.ke, Integrity Vybez, Casken, Instagram and YouTube. It also applies anywhere it is linked online in the social media ocean.
Our policy does not apply to non-brightminds websites and mobile applications that may link to the Services or be linked to or from the Services. Please review the privacy policies on those websites and applications directly to understand their privacy practices. (Google, Mail chimp, Facebook, YouTube and other SM platforms)
This is because we are not primarily an information collection company. We prioritize giving most of our books for free. The information you give is voluntary when prompted to do so to receive any of our offers, products or services.
Even so, we sell a few books to support welfare, charity and missions in our efforts to evangelise and touch the world with the Love of God. Bulk of our finances goes to fund evangelism and intercession to the end of winning souls for Christ.
Some of the Services may include features or services that permit you to enter contact information and other information about you. We collect and store any information you enter on our Services. This includes:
Contact and demographic information when completing forms or registering to use our Services.
• Email address verification when accepting our book offers.
• Payment information and associated contact information when engaging in a transaction on our site.
• Records of downloaded android books
• Information you provide when you accept what we offer.
• Records of items purchased from brightminds.co.ke or bestbiblepatterns.com
• If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence and any contact information provided.
• The reviews and ratings you accord our books on google playstore console.
• Your positive reviews and ratings can be used as social proof in our online campaigns and websites to inspire others.
When you interact with the Services, certain information about your use of our Services is collected automatically. This includes:
• Details of your visits to our site and information generated in the course of the use of our site (including the timing, frequency, and pattern of service use) including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, the resources that you access, and how you reached our site.
• Details regarding the device you use to access our Services, including, but not limited to, your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
• Information that you make available to us on a social media platform (such as by clicking on a social media icon linked from our Services), including your account ID or username and other information included in your posts.
• Much of this information is collected through cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies, as well as through your web browser or device. Brightminds relies on partners to provide many features of our sites and Services using data about your use of Brightminds and other sites.
We may use the information we collect from you for the following purposes:
• To provide you with our products and services, including to take steps to enter into a contract for sale or for services, process payments, fulfil orders, and send service communications.
• Create custom audiences on social media sites.
• To provide you with the best service and improve and grow our business, including by understanding our customer base and purchasing trends and understanding the effectiveness of our marketing.
• To understand how our Services are being used, track site performance, and make improvements.
• To detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be fraudulent or illegal, and to comply with legal requirements regarding the provision of products and services.
• Service Providers: We engage the following types of vendors to perform functions on our behalf such as billing and collection providers; auditing and accounting firms; professional services consultants; providers of analytics services; security vendors; and IT vendors.
• Social Media Platforms: Where you choose to interact with us through social media, your interaction with these programs typically allows the social media company to collect some information about you through digital cookies they place on your device and other tracking mechanisms they place on your device. In some cases, the social media company may recognize you through its digital cookies even when you do not interact with their application. Please visit the social media companies’ respective privacy policies to better understand their data collection practices and the controls they make available to you.
• Companies involved in advertising: We partner with companies that assist us in advertising about our Services to others who may be interested in the Services. These companies may use tracking technologies on our website to collect or receive information from the Services and elsewhere on the internet and use that information to provide measurement services and target ads.
• If one is not completely satisfied with a purchase, it can returned for a review exchange or full refund. Returns for regularly priced items are accepted within 30 days following the date of receipt, and within 30 days for sale item.
• If a book purchase is given alongside other free books, refunds are not applicable because a great compensation value has already been awarded.
• Bad ratings and reviews exist to express ones frustrations with our products, but don’t go negative just to spite or discredit our labour of love. Always remember that 90% of our books are free.
• Our books are not professionally edited due to limitation of resources at the time of publication. The books are meant to be given free.
• The few books on sale exist for fundraising to support OVCs, Evangelists, Missionaries and intercessors.
• Because we know that most of our clients are people of goodwill, letters of disappointment and support can be directed to brightminds888gmail.com.