Material Connection Disclosures

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has revised “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising” (16 CFR, Part 255) to include blogs. In accordance with these revised guidelines discloses the following material connections:

You should assume has a marketing or an affiliate relationship and/or another material connection to the providers of goods and services mentioned on and may be compensated when you purchase from a provider. However, we will not endorse anything if we don’t actually like and believe in the provider, product or service.

Additionally, on occasion may:

have received a gift or sample of a product for consideration in preparing to write this content. may not have been expected to return this item or gift after the review period;

have received a review copy (book, CD, software, etc.), or an item of nominal value that may have kept for consideration in preparing to write this content;

have received a cash payment or gift from a company affiliated with a brand, topic and/or product that is mentioned herein;

Advertising, affiliate, and sponsored link disclosures: displays ads from Carbon Ads and Google Adsense and earns advertising fees from Google, Inc. and Buy Sell Ads (Carbon Ads); is a participant in several affiliate advertising programs, including (but not limited to) Amazon, Malwarebytes, Viglink, ShareASale, and Avangate, that are designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking various products and/or services.

The Material Connection Disclosures is also supplemented by our Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions about these Material Connection Disclosures please email us.