Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the IAJW?2021-04-08T15:45:11-07:00

The IAJW is the International Association for Journal Writing.  We offer inspiring online courses, transformational journaling tools, free resources and an engaging membership community for journal writers worldwide.

The IAJW exists to inspire creative and healthy living through journaling, life writing and storytelling.

What are the terms and conditions for using products sold on our website?2021-04-09T14:28:20-07:00

Please see our Terms & Conditions at https://iajw.org/terms-and-conditions/

We have created a variety of online products to offer you inspiration and ideas regarding how to use journal writing for personal growth, self-expression, self-care, creativity, improved emotional, physical, psychological and spiritual health.

These products combine techniques and inspiration from the coaching, therapeutic, creative and journal writing fields respectively. These products are not a substitute for medical advice.

By buying and using our courses and products you agree to the following terms and conditions:

  1. You may use this product for your own personal use.
  2. You may reproduce, store, or copy electronically this product for your own personal use.
  3. You may not rebrand our products for any use.
  4. You may not make available or giveaway our products online. This includes, but is not limited to, making our journaling tools, resources and/or products available in a private members’ area, using our resources for giveaway with newsletter sign-up, or using them as a bonus gift or paid add-on in some other product or marketing project.
  5. You may not resell our products.

 If you choose to use our products:

You agree that these tools, courses and products are the sole property of the International Association for Journal Writing (IAJW) and the contributing authors, course instructors and Journal Council experts and are protected by trademark (where applicable) and copyright laws.

You acknowledge and agree to abide by these terms and conditions and you acknowledge the purpose for which our products are intended.

Thank you for your integrity. 

How do I log into the member area?2021-04-08T15:45:49-07:00

Firstly, thank you for becoming a member of the IAJW!

To log into our Member Area…

Step 1: Simply go http://IAJW.org and go to the upper right corner of your screen where it says Log In To Your Account and click there.

What types of payment are accepted?2021-04-09T14:17:54-07:00

We gratefully accept payments with PayPal and all common credit cards including MasterCard, Discover, American Express, JCB and Visa.  We do not have the capacity to accept e-transfers or other forms of payment beyond what is on our website.

How does annual membership billing work?2021-04-09T14:38:00-07:00

Our IAJW Annual Membership is a subscription-based service, which means that your membership renews automatically every year at it’s renewal date.  You can cancel your IAJW membership subscription at any time during your annual membership to cancel the auto-renewal of your subscription.

If you cancel your auto-renewal, you will still receive the full year of your membership, it simply won’t renew at your annual renewal date.

We hope you love being a member with us so much that you will never want to leave our journaling community!


What currency is used?2021-04-09T14:23:41-07:00

We are an international e-commerce site and all of our prices are in US Dollars.

Please note: Payments will show as being made to International Association for Journal Writing


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