In plain English: This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. As a lover of all things fashionable and healthy, I often review products and events, not only for my own research, but to share my opinions with others. They are just that — opinions.
From time to time, companies may send me products to try, free of cost. Whenever I review or refer to a product that was provided to me, I will make it clear in the post. Typically, I will do so by thanking the company for sending me the product to review with my readers. I provide not only details of how I received the product, but I often link to the company itself. My reviews are honest, and if done at the request of a company, rest assured that the compensation of cash or product does not have any bearing on the content. If I do not like a product, I will either not review it on the blog, or I will state the reasons why I don’t like it. If I purchased the product, I will not necessarily state that in the post.
From time to time, I may accept sponsored posts, for which I may be paid in cash or other compensation. When I do that, I will make it clear in the post and include a link to this policy.
In legal speak: This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.
The owner(s) of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information. These terms and conditions of use are subject to change at anytime and without notice.
Questions? Please e-mail me (shoemavenblog at gmail dot com) or refer to the FTC’s ruling on blogger disclosure: FTC Rules on Sponsored Conversations.
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