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www.diaryofatorontogirl.com is a personal lifestyle blog owned by Diary of a Toronto Girl Inc. All opinions are my own and do not reflect the opinions of any people, institutions, or organizations I am associated with in a personal or professional capacity, unless explicitly stated. In addition, my opinions will change from time to time as a result of having an open mind.

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The information on this blog is for entertainment and informational purposes only. If you rely on any information on this blog, it is at your own risk, so please take the time to research for information outside of Diary of a Toronto Girl. I make no representation to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this blog or on any outbound link on this site. When in doubt, you should seek help from a professional. I will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. I will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

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Sometimes I’m lucky enough to receive complimentary products or services, and I will always have a disclaimer stating the relationship at the beginning of the post. This blog accepts various forms of compensation, including but not limited to complimentary products and/or services, financial compensation, and sponsorships. I always write honest reviews and I do not give special treatment to sponsors or complimentary products and/or services I receive.

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Comments are welcome and appreciated. Feel free to disagree with me, but I reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to profanity and rudeness, so please keep it polite. In addition, I am not responsible for any content in the comments.

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I reserve the right to change how I manage my blog, change the focus of it, shut it down, sell it, or change the terms of use at my own discretion at any time. This blog disclaimer is subject to change at anytime without notice.

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Unless otherwise noted, Diary of a Toronto Girl Inc. is the legal copyright holder of all material on this blog, and you cannot use, reproduce, republish, or sell it without my written consent. If you would like to feature a segment of one of my posts or one of my photos, it must be credited to Jessica Lam and linked back to www.diaryofatorontogirl.com after I have given consent.

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Diary of a Toronto Girl Inc. does not share or sell any of your personal or contact information to any third-parties, nor do we store information we collect about your visit to this blog for use other than to analyze content performance through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at anytime. We are not responsible for the privacy policy of other sites we link to or the privacy practices of any of our advertisers or blog commenters. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.

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