FTC Disclosure Statement Short (Friendly) Version
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Should you click on a link or a banner advertisement on this site and subsequently make a purchase from the Lenovo US, Lenovo Canada, or Lenovo UK site then we will receive a commission payment.
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Full FTC Disclosure Statement
As the owners of this site we have the full intention to be compliant with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rules about the use of testimonials and endorsements in advertising and marketing.
Disclosure: ThinkpadToday has an Affiliate relationship with Lenovo and will be financially compensated should you purchase a product via any link on this website.
Any product that we may receive from Lenovo for review is not considered a free sample or a gift, and has to be returned to Lenovo after the review or test, whether the test period is long or short term.
Any function, site visit, trade show or launch event that we may attended with the purpose of reviewing and testing either current or future Lenovo products, are made entirely at our own expense, including travel and accommodation. This site, like all commercial websites is run with the intention of making a profit. At the same time this site has every intention of giving fair, well considered and well researched reviews on the full range of Lenovo ThinkPad products
This Compensation Disclosure has been provided for your protection and to fully disclose any relationship between this sites product or service recommendations and Lenovo USA, Lenovo Canada and Lenovo UK. It is always recommended that before you purchase products or services on the Internet, including those on this website, that you conduct your own research and exercise due diligence.
The owner of this website is required by the FTC to inform you that a relationship exists between this website and the Lenovo products or services it reviews, recommends or promotes.
1. Material Affiliation.
It is advisable to assume that any mention of a product or service on this website is made because there exist, unless otherwise stated, a material connection between Lenovo and this website. It should be understood that any recommendation made by ourselves for any product or service has been made in good faith. These recommendations reflect the fact that we have either tried the product or service or has extensively researched them and can give an honest opinion to the merit of the product or service. When we make any recommendation of a product or service from Lenovo it is advisable to assume the possibility of a material connection or relationship with the owners of those Lenovo products or services.
2. Product/Service Partiality.
Due to the material connection between ourselves and Lenovo, the owners of the products or services recommended here, it must be understood that a bias for these products or services might exist. These biases, although based on facts, could have developed because of compensation for such recommendations from the product or service owners although every effort has been made to provide accurate and true reviews of each product or service.
Regardless of whether we have, or will receive compensation from product or service provided by Lenovo, it should be understood that a relationship exist between the two so there does exist, established or not, the potential for a material connection between Lenovo and ourselves. Before entering into any agreement or purchasing any product from this website, it is advisable to understand the potential partiality of ourselves due to possible compensation from Lenovo products or services recommended on this website. You should perform your own research and exercise due diligence prior to purchasing products or services from any website.
We may, and probably will receive compensation for recommendations made in reference to the Lenovo products or services on this website. This compensation will be in the form of monetary compensation and could exist without any action from a website visitor. Should you purchase a Lenovo product or service that was recommended by this website by clicking on a link and subsequently visiting the Lenovo site to purchase, it is understood monetary compensation will be made to ourselves. For example, if you click on an affiliate link at this website and then make a purchase of the recommended product or service, we will receive compensation.
4. This Compensation disclosure statement has been made to inform you that a material connection between a product or service mentioned, reviewed or recommended by this website and Lenovo exist and that compensation to ourselves will be made should you purchase such product or service. Every effort has been made to provide true and accurate statements in regards to any and all Lenovo products or services mentioned, reviewed or recommended by this website. Should you have any questions, comments or concerns and would like to receive an answer or ask a question prior to purchasing any product or service mentioned on this website you can contact us directly either using the Contact Page or at: ian at thinkpadtoday dot com