This affiliate disclaimer explains the affiliate relationships that PuntaLunga.com has with other companies and suppliers.
In 2015, the Federal Trade Commission released its new Rules for Disclosure of Compliance.
FTC Disclosure Compliance Rules
“These rules were established to ensure that readers or web media readers are aware that the blogger or publisher is sponsored, endorsed or associated with a different company. Readers need to know if the content publisher is making money by sharing a link or product.“
In accordance with the FTC guidelines, please note the following about links and posts on this site:
Please assume that any / all links on puntalunga.com are affiliate links for which we receive a small compensation from the sales of certain items.
We clearly mention our affiliation throughout the site, thus you can find the following affiliate disclosure on the sidebar in every post we publish:
Punta Lunga participates in affiliate programs and we can be compensated by referring traffic and business to these affiliate sites.
What are affiliate links?
Purchases are made on websites of affiliated outside companies: when a reader clicks on an affiliate link placed on PuntaLunga.com and buys a product, the reader buys the item directly from the seller (not PuntaLunga).
Amazon and / or other affiliated companies pay Punta Lunga a small commission or other compensation for helping bring customers to their site.
The prices are exactly the same for readers, whether they buy through an affiliate link or directly through the seller’s website.
Clicking on an affiliate link does not change the final buying price or anything product characteristics for the reader.
Punta Lunga uses or can use two major types of affiliate programs:
1. Amazon affiliate links
PuntaLunga.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Affiliate Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for site owners to gain compensation for bringing customers to Amazon.com and its affiliated sites, as well as other sites that may be affiliated with Amazon.com. Associates Program of Amazon Services LLC.
According to Amazon’s requirements, affiliate sites have to mention the following:
“As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.”
2. Product affiliate links
If you click on an affiliate link for a product and purchase the product, we will receive compensation from the sale or some other type of compensation.
Again, prices are no different if you use these affiliate links. No additional costs should you click on the links. These links are not “pay per click”.
What about sponsored content?
We currently do not write sponsored posts. We want to provide authentic and non-biased information.
However, if a company wants to publish content sponsored on PuntaLunga.com, we will clearly disclose this at the beginning of the post.
The main point is that we only recommend products that we use or recommend to our friends.
Your purchase helps support our efforts in research and analysis.
Thank you very much!