Disclosure Policy

Disclosure Policy, Giveaway Terms & Conditions,  and Privacy Policy


Updated: January 8,  2018

TheProctorfam.com is written and edited by Karen Proctor. Editor and contributors, do accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, or paid topic insertions. We will and do accept and keep free products, services, travel, event tickets, and other forms of compensation from companies and organizations. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics, or posts made on this blog.  We will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement.
Some posts may contain affiliate links that I receive commission or payment from in exchange for referrals. TheProctorfam.com is a participant in the Share-A-Sale, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to companies.
The views and opinions expressed on this blog belong purely to TheProctorfam.com and contributors. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.


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  • In the event of a giveaway, I only recommend products or services I personally use or believe will be a good fit for my readers.
  • Giveaways are open to Legal Residents (18 years of age or older) of the US only unless otherwise stated. Prizes cannot be shipped to PO Boxes.
  • Entry to giveaways may often require the act of ‘visiting’ a page on Facebook. By entering the competition you acknowledge that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Information you provide is disclosed only to TheProctorfam.com and in the case of a winning entry, to the sponsor.
  • Entrants to a giveaway must answer the mandatory question/tasks for any of their additional entries to be valid. The mandatory entry for each competition follows the details of the prize and the words “For your chance to win”.  Comments on a giveaway post that are not entries to the competition may be held in moderation until after the close of the competition. Mandatory entry points are determined by TheProctorfam.com and will sometimes involve input from the sponsor and TheProctorfam.com team.
  • Closing date, entry conditions and extra entries are clearly stated on each giveaway post, by entering each giveaway you accept that you have read this disclaimer and accept the terms and conditions.
  • It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure that they leave their correct email address so they are contactable in the event that they win. Winners have a maximum of 48 hours to respond to the email before a re-draw of the competition. Please allow up to 6 weeks for postage of a giveaway prize.
  • All decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into. Prizes are not transferable, exchangeable, or redeemable for cash unless specified in the original giveaway post.
  • Prizes will be sent direct from the sponsor and while we will do anything we can to help resolve any issues that may arise, the TheProctorfam.com team are not responsible for delivery of a prize. Please note that TheProctorfam.com s not responsible for sponsors that do not fulfill their prizes.  TheProctorfam.com and the Giveaway sponsor are not responsible for prizes once they have been dispatched.
  • Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google+ are in no way associated with this giveaway.
  • By providing your information in the giveaway form, you are providing your information to TheProctorfam.com  I do not share or sell information and will use any information only for the purpose of contacting the winner and joining our newsletter.
I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 225: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising"


Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy:
  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
  • We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
  • We will never sell or give away your information.  We may use general complied stats to understand our reader base/ages of kids.
  • Collection of emails is for the newsletter purposes, will never be sold and you can unsubscribe at any time.
  • We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
You can always contact TheProctorfam.com with any questions or concerns.
Apple Moms HV, LLC PO BOX 1714, Carmel, NY 10512

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The materials appearing on TheProctorfam.com web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. TheProctorfam.com does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Apple Moms in the Hudson Valley may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. TheProctorfam.com does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

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8. Governing Law

Any claim relating to TheProctorfam.com's  web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
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