Disclosure Policy

This policy is valid from 20 May 2013

This blog is written and edited by Elizabeth Sabourin. If you’d like to advertise here, please contact me at elizabeth at detroitduchess dot com. If you’d like to use any of the content in this blog in any way, shape or form, kindly let me know before doing so.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. I 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. This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, or other forms of compensation.

The owner of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, I 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.

This disclosure is provided in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR § 255.5: Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Everything posted on this blog is my personal opinion and does not necessarily represent the views of my employer or its clients.

Detroit Duchess uses VigLink to automatically affiliate commercial links. I want you to know that I sometimes get paid if you click one of my site links and purchase a product or service. Regardless of this potential revenue, I only recommend products or services I would use personally. If you are interested in using VigLink for your personal blog, please use the affiliate link here and I will receive a commission.

Detroit Duchess occasionally uses IZEA, Linqia and YogaOutlet.com to connect with advertisers and sponsored post opportunities. I will only endorse products or services that fit with the theme of this blog and that I would use myself. You can shop my YogaOutlet.com affiliate link here.

The owner of this blog would like to disclose the following existing relationships: Google AdSense, Lijit, IZEA, Linqia, VigLink and YogaOutlet.com.

Comment policy

The Author is not responsible for the content of any comments made by the Commenter(s). The Author is also not responsible for knowing whether the content of Your comment is breaking the law in other countries or jurisdictions. This Blog is a venue for discussion; therefore, the Author will not delete critical comments, or comments portraying a different opinion from the Author’s own. However, the Author reserves the right to edit, delete, or not publish a comment if this is deemed to be potentially illegal (this includes, but it is not limited to comments containing hateful, libelous, and defamatory content). All comments on this Blog have to be written in English. Please do not endanger Yourself or break the law when you comment. Comments intending to advertise and/or off-topic (”SPAM“) will be deleted. The Author also reserves the right to block Commenter(s) who have previously published offensive comments, illegal content, or SPAM.