Policies & Disclosures

Review Policy

  • For a full and detailed review on the Making Time blog, full size products/quantities should be provided so that thorough and relevant opinions can be made.  Review items will not be returned.
  • Review items should be shipped, free of charge, to the Making Time mailing address provided.
  • Each review will include back links to the brand/company’s main website/store, a link to the specific product, and links of up to three (3) of the brand/company’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, YouTube, etc.).
  • Optional:  Discount codes specific to Making Time readers will be included in the review, should you choose to provide a special discount.
  • Unless otherwise arranged, reviews will be posted within 10-14 days of receiving the item(s).  Should it be determined that a thorough review will take longer than 10-14 days, arrangements will be discussed.
  • Upon completion of a blog post, a live link will be provided.
  • Review posts will be shared across Making Time social media accounts deemed appropriate, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and/or Pinterest.
  • Making Time reserves the right to not post a review if the preceding terms are not met in full.

Giveaway Policy

Entrants:

  • Entrant country specifications (US/Canada/both) will be acknowledged in each individual giveaway post and/or form.
  • All entrants must be aged 18+.
  • Upon completion of a giveaway, a random winner(s) will be chosen, at which time they will be notified via email.  To accept the prize, the winner(s) must respond to the email within 48 hours or a new winner will be chosen.
  • The winner’s contact and/or shipping information will be provided to the sponsor for prize fulfillment.  Making Time is not responsible for prize fulfillment.

Sponsors:

  • Please provide specifics as to whether the giveaway is US only, or US and Canada applicable.
  • Each giveaway entry form will include optional entries that will draw traffic to the sponsor’s website and/or social media accounts.
  • Any mandatory entry requirements/requests on behalf of the sponsor must be made prior to the start of a giveaway.  Just because a mandatory entry is being requesting, it does not mean Making Time will honor the request.  The sponsor will be notified of whether the request has been approved/denied prior the start of the giveaway.
  • Any giveaway hosted by Making Time will run for a total of 14 full days.
  • Upon completion of a giveaway, a random winner(s) will be chosen, at which time they will be notified via email.  To accept the prize, the winner(s) must respond to the email within 48 hours or a new winner will be chosen.  Please allow this amount of time to pass prior to any follow up.
  • The winner’s contact and/or shipping information will be provided to the sponsor for prize fulfillment.  Making Time is not responsible for prize fulfillment.

Disclaimer

Making Time is a personal blog, written and edited by me (Danielle).  Please rest assured that it is my utmost priority to provide my readers with accurate and insightful information regarding product and service reviews, as well as provide fun and entertainment.  I am in no way providing medical, legal or other professional advice and all content is strictly for entertainment purposes only.

Unless otherwise noted, I am the sole copyright holder of any content contained within this blog.  Use or republishing of any content contained herein may only be done so with my written consent.

Disclosure

I do occasionally publish sponsored posts in which I receive compensation of some form (cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions and other forms of compensation) to provide readers with information about a product, brand or company.  Those occasions are disclosed as such within the contents of the post.

Making Time is also a participant of various affiliate programs in which compensation of some form can be earned as a result of reader activity.  Should an affiliate link be included within a post, it will be disclosed as such.

Regardless of any compensation received, all opinions are 100% my own and in no way influenced by the brand, product or service.  Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to me.  Therefore, readers’ personal or contact information will not be sold or shared with anyone, including companies or brands.  The same applies to information provided when entering a giveaway on Making Time.  But note that should you win a giveaway, your name, mailing address, and possibly your email and/or phone number may need to be provided to the sponsor for prize fulfillment.  By entering a giveaway hosted by Making Time, you agree to have this information shared with the sponsor.

Please be advised that I am not responsible for the privacy practices of any of my advertisers or blog commenters.