i40Club Disclosure Policy

This blog, i40Club.com is written and edited by Jo Larsen (hereinafter “editor”), and occasionally also written by a guest posters.

Editorial content and/or reviews are written by the editor or guest posters and are based on our personal experiences, individual testing and results. Our content is not influenced by advertisers, affiliates, public relation firms, brands, products or companies.

The content is also provided for general information purposes only. We do our best to provide accurate information, but do not claim to be experts in any field. Please do not use our opinions as substitutes for sound professional advice.

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

i40Club.com accepts products for editorial consideration from brands and public relations representatives, though the acceptance of a submission does not guarantee a favorable review. Reviews are done based on honest assessments of the products and content is not pre-approved by PR representatives or brands.

Any product review that features a product that was received as a press sample will be recognized as such in accord to the Federal Trade Commission’s “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”.

COMMENTS

The thoughts and opinions shared are written by both members and non-members of i40Club.com. We value every opinion and encourage open discussion, however all comments are subject to approval by i40Club.com. Name calling, racist, sexist or offensive comments, trolling and spam are not allowed and will be deleted. We reserve the right to edit comments, remove spam or links and delete user comments at our discretion.

ADVERTISING

i40Club.com is supported by paid advertisements including Google ads.

On occasion, i40Club.com accepts compensation for reviews through Advertisers or through advertisements sold directly through i40Club.com. These posts will be clearly marked as a sponsored post or a sponsored giveaway in the disclosure located at the bottom of the post.

We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely those of the editor or guest posters. We will only endorse products or services that we believe in, based on our personal experience, and that we feel are worthy of such endorsement. We make every effort to provide the most factual information available in our reviews. Readers are encouraged to perform their own research or analysis before purchasing a product or service reviewed, featured or advertised on this blog.  Any product claim, statistic, quote or any other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

We reserve the right to remove any post or product without notice or explanation.

Please contact i40Club.com if you are interested in more advertising information.

AFFILIATE LINKS

When applicable, we use affiliate links in posts through our association with Commission Junction and other affiliate programs.  These links are to stores that carry the item we are discussing; give us a small commission if you purchase the item through the link. You are not charged more for these. We will never write a post only to create a link and possible commission. We also place affiliate ads in our advertising column when space is available. As with our paid advertisements in the same column, we only work with companies we feel will be of interest or value to the i40Club.com audience.

CONTENT AND IMAGE POLICY

The content and images published on i40Club.com are protected by copyright, and any unauthorized copying, reproduction, republishing, uploading, posting, transmitting or duplicating of any of the material is prohibited without our express written permission. Republication without express permission may result in billing for use of the material, formal notification of the violation to hosts and advertisers under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and other legal action as deemed necessary.

Posts containing photos or artwork that are not properly credited to the source of origin, can and should be brought to our attention at i40Club.com. We will either give proper credit or remove the post accordingly.

EMAIL NEWSLETTERS

Email sign ups of i40Club.com will automatically be subscribed to our newsletter, a service managed by Aweber. Every newsletter will offer options to cancel your subscription.

Please note: This policy is not intended to and does not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party. We reserve the right, at any time and without notice, to add to, modify, change or update this policy, simply by posting such change, update or modification on the site. Any change, update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.