Overlist Privacy Policy

March 25, 2014

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Account information

We collect a name, an email address and password for the sole purpose of allowing you to access Overlist, and to allow you to share with others.

Display Name

This is publicly viewable for the purpose of sharing your projects with others you know. You don’t have to use your full name, or even your real name.

Email address

Your email address is used to sign into your Overlist account, and for password resets. We will only send you promotional emails if you sign up for them. We all get too many emails anyway.

Your email address is used to help others share with you. It is not displayed publicly. The invitee must enter it exactly in order to add you to their project.


Your email address and display name are used to allow others to add you to their projects. This information must known by the invitee. We do not publish this information publicly.

Just like how someone needs your email address in order to send an email to you, they’ll need it in order to share lists with you as well.

Account termination

You may delete your account at any time. Please note that deleting your account removes all data and any active subscriptions will be canceled.

Your data is yours, always

We do not claim ownership over anything you create with Overlist. Your data is yours. Always.


We do not search through the content you add to Overlist, unless required to by law.

We do not search through your data for any reason. It’s none of our business!


We use Google Analytics to track basic usage of Overlist. We receive basic information such as IP address and approximate location based on that IP address.

Subscriptions & Payments

We use Stripe for subscription payments. At no point is credit card information stored on our servers.


This is a living document and is subject to change at any time. If the changes drastically impact your rights, we will notify you in advance.

This service is meant to help you, not steal your data or your rights. People first, always.