This policy is valid from 1 June 2011

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.

I am not compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely mine. If I claim or appear to be expert on a certain topic or product or service area, I will only endorse products or services that I believe, based on my expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

This blog does contain content which might present a conflict of interest. This content will always be identified.

I have affiliated links on my website but I am not captive to any one company or product.   I have not been paid to endorse any product, however, I do receive compensation through the affiliated links.

I also run Google Ads on my website.

I have been given products for giveaways by random drawing:  Paul Larsen’s book and CD, Crash Course in Family History, Heritage Collector software (older version), Ancestral Quest Basics download software.

Family Tree Maker 2012 has provided me with a copy to use at no charge to me.  I am under no obligation to return the product but can keep it for my own personal use.  Archives.com has provided me with a free one year membership to use.