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 VTPhotog.net discloses the following material connections:

You should assume VTPhotog.net has a marketing or an affiliate relationship and/or another material connection to the providers of goods and services mentioned on VTPhotog.net 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 VTPhotog.net may:

  • have received a gift or sample of a product for consideration in preparing to write this content. VTPhotog.net 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 VTPhotog.net 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:

  • VTPhotog.net displays Google Adsense ads and earns advertising fees from Google Inc.;

  • VTPhotog.net is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com;

  • VTPhotog.net is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Endless.com;

  • VTPhotog.net participates in the B&H Photo Affiliate Program operated by B & H Foto & Electronics Corp. (d/b/a B&H Photo) and earns advertising fees by advertising and linking to B&H Photo. B&H Photo also occasionally provides VTPhotog.net access to sample products for consideration in preparing to write content;

  • VTPhotog.net displays Chitika ads and earns advertising fees from Chitika, Inc.;

  • VTPhotog.net displays Kontera ads and earns advertising fees from Kontera Technologies, Inc.;

  • VTPhotog.net uses VigLink to automatically affiliate commercial links and earns advertising fees and/or commissions from VigLink when one of those links are used to purchase a product or service.;

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

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