What Affiliate Bloggers Need to Know about the FTC Disclosure

This post explains what Affiliate Bloggers Need To Know about the FTC Disclosure.

FTC in case you are not aware, or don’t know stands for

Federal Trade Commission

Now you are possibly thinking, how does the FTC Disclosure affect me

Its very simple, way back in 2009, the FTC made a ruling, which stated that every company, and individual

Engaged in the practice of Affiliate Marketing, whether its through a blog like this, or by endorsing a company whose products you like

Has to disclose, if they receive a commission from any sales made through the links on their site.


Well there are a whole list of reasons as to why. Those reasons are detailed fully and documented in the FTC’s own guide on this matter

FTC Guide

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