COMPENSATION AND AFFILIATION AFFIDAVIT
This policy is valid from 10 August 2022.
As per mandates from FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION, 16 CFR Part 255 – Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising, the purpose of this document is to establish the possible compensatory affiliation with BackcountryGeographic.com and any testimonialists or endorsers found on the pages of our site.
Any or all endorsements from testimonials used in our promotional materials MAY be affiliated with BackcountryGeographic.com as Marketing Affiliates and therefore might have an established connection with BackcountryGeographic.com in the form of commissions paid on sales resulting from referrals from those Testimonialists that might lead to some readers to believe that the testimonial reviews on the pages of BackcountryGeographic.com might be biased. However, the reviews and comments on the pages of this site are to the best of our knowledge the true statements and beliefs of the endorsement givers and any claims made on the pages of this site can be substantiated on request to info (at) BackcountryGeographic.com.
All materials on this site are © copyrighted by BackcountryGeographic.com. No part of this may be copied, or changed in any format, sold, or used in any way, online or offline, other than what is outlined within this site, under any circumstances without express permission from BackcountryGeographic.com.
For questions about this blog, please contact contactus AT BackcountryGeographic.com. This blog does accept any form of cash advertising, sponsorship, or paid topic insertions. However, we will and do accept and keep free products, services, travel, event tickets, and other forms of compensation from companies and organizations.
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.
The owner(s) of this blog is not compensated to provide opinions on products, services, websites, and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blog owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our 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 not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.
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