This policy is valid from 01 January 2011

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog please contact Theresa Huse at dearcreatives (at) g mail dot com.

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner(s) of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, I / we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers' own or it’s guests. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

We do use Google Analytics Tools and Google Ads. You can opt out via Google Ad Settings Or you can also use opt out tools.

We also use Amazon Affiliate links in various posts with No Charge to you. We earn a small commision off any purchase made by the consumer. In turn this helps maintain costs of running the website.

We are committed to ensuring that the content on the website is valuable and useful to our readers.

All tutorials, recipes and DIYs are to be used at your own risk. Minors will need the supervision of adults for various projects. If you don’t know how to work with certain tools we suggest you take a class to learn. We are not responsible if a tutorial doesn’t work out, injuries occur when trying a DIY, craft, recipe...We are only supplying information to help you make things. It’s up to you to ensure you have the proper skills, tools and supervision when using the information from this website.

In layman terms: Dear Creatives posts may include paid ad banners, contextual affiliate links, sponsored content or compensated review items. This means we receive a commission of the sales. This is at no cost to the reader and helps support the site. We always share 100% our own honest opinions. We are also part of the Amazon Affiliates program and we may on occasion work with an affiliate link on my Pinterest page. We are committed to ensuring that the content or pins are valuable and useful to our readers. All are products, items or experiences are things we genuinely like.

Any products which have been gifted or provided gratis to DearCreatives for review is noted with an asterisk (*) or c/o (courtesy of) or (sponsored) at the bottom of the post and are only posted if a good fit for Dear Creatives aesthetic and content. Any sponsored giveaways or posts will be noted as such.

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Blog Courtesy: All content is created and under copyright sole for the Dear Creatives blog. I love it when other share an excerpt, image or link. However, I do ask that all shared content must be linked to the original post and must be credited to DearCreatives.com For questions or other permissions shoot us an email.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.