This policy is valid from 01 January 2011
Surf and Sunshine is a personal blog written and edited by me, Jeana S, and a collection of staff writers or guest bloggers. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Jeana (jeana at surfandsunshine dot com).
I am a full-time blogger. In order to be able to devote 100% of my time to providing the content for this blog, I do selectively accept various forms of cash advertising, affiliate marketing, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.
This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. I believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. As the owner of this blog, I am sometimes compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics.
Even though I may sometimes receive compensation for posts or advertisements, I always give my 100% honest opinion, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own and will NEVER be influenced by any form of compensation. 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 blog may contain content which might present a conflict of interest. This content may not always be identified.
The Author shall not be liable for any damages of losses, nor the content of this blog. You agree to hold the author and affiliated parties harmless from any and all third party claims of liability, loss, or expense. The author is not liable if this blog is illegal in the area it is accessed. This author and affiliated parties mean no harm to you or anyone else by writing this blog, and are not liable if anything were to ever occur to anyone. The Author is not financially liable for anything on this site.
This disclosure also includes our Nutrition Disclaimer.
This site may contain affiliate links. What this means is that when you click on a link and make a purchase, I receive a small commission for the sale at no additional cost to you.
Thank you for letting me share some of my favorite products and finds with you – I appreciate your support by shopping through these links.
Surf and Sunshine respects your privacy.
Any personal information you provide to us including and similar to your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address will NEVER be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of our site.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please see: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp
Remember the Risks Whenever You Use the Internet
While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to Surf and Sunshine and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition, other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through Surf and Sunshine have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.
We share information, we are not responsible for the information that we share and we make no guarantees of the information that we share however we do try our best to make sure information is accurate and up to date. We are not responsible for any damages that are brought to anyone or anything by using this site. User of this site accepts all risks involved with using this website and hold us responsible for nothing.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
Mediavine partners with the following data processors:
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- The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
- Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
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