Sent me products at no cost to review and then light on fire.
Sent me products to keep even if I don’t review them.
Taken me fishing and then refused my offer for gas money.
Bought me beer.
Bought me other alcohol drinks, and/or non-alcohol drinks, and/or food.
Been friends with me. (hey, sometimes a lil friendship goes a long ways)
Yelled at me for lighting their cigar wrong
Featured me in their sales and marketing literature, and/or other publications, online and/or not.
Paid me off (send checks to Isaac Miller, 203….)
Paid me outrageous referral fees for sending customers to them. (no, really, please?)
Provided cool prizes for contests and/or give-aways. (someday)
Hosted me in their homes and/or awesome, skyline view, vacation condos. (thanks, Thomas and Jay and families!)
Sent me a text or posted on Facebook on my birthdays.
Visit my website and comment on my blog posts.
Provided non-professional medical treatment and/or advice. (thanks to that random guy on the Willy and Rory!)
Generally been nice to me, with the expectation that I’ll write good things about their products, or not.
I think this might be everything. When it comes to any of the reviews on my Cigars! blog, please assume that the product’s manufacturers, sales representatives, dealers and/or others with a financial interest in the product being reviewed may have done any, most, or all of the following:
Thanks to Deneki Outdoors for allowing me to plagiarize some/most of this disclosure
And, to the head honchos over at the FTC, I hope this lil page helps me pass through all your rules.