PRIVACY POLICY

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on the site, place an order, enter a contest or sweepstakes, respond to a survey or communication such as e-mail, or participate in another site feature. When ordering or registering, we may ask you for your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously. We also collect information about gift recipients so that we can fulfil the gift purchase. Like many websites, we use cookies to enhance your experience and gather information about visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the do we use cookies section below for information about cookies and how we use them.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, purchase products, enter a contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways: To personalize your site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested. To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests. To quickly process your transactions. To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature. If you have opted-in to receive our e-mail newsletter or free ebook reports, we may send you periodic e-mails. If you would no longer like to receive promotional e-mail from us, please refer to the “How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?” section below. If you have not opted-in to receive e-mail newsletters, you will not receive these e-mails. Visitors who register or participate in other site features such as marketing programs and ‘members-only’ content will be given a choice whether they would like to be on our e-mail list and receive e-mail communications from us. As you browse samanthalotus.com, advertising cookies may be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in.

How do we protect visitor information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed as stated above.

Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. It does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

How can you opt-out, remove or modify information you have provided to us?

To modify your e-mail subscriptions, you can find an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.

Third party links

In an attempt to provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).

Changes to our policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. This policy was last modified on July 9th, 2017.

Questions and feedback

We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue.

Online Policy

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Terms and conditions

Real Life But Better®, Reallifebutbetter.com and associated companies grant you a limited license to access and use this website for your personal use, and to copy, distribute, and transmit the content of this website only to the extent that such copying, distribution, and transmission is automatically done through your browser software incidental to using the website for your personal use.

This license or access and use does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents, any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of information; or any use of data mining, content scraping, robots, or data gathering and extraction tools.

Except as permitted above, this website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of reallifebutbetter.com. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Samantha Lotus or Real Life But Better's name or trademarks without the express written consent of RealLifeButBetter.com. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by reallifebutbetter.com and associated companies.

Real Life But Better reserves the right to change the information, features and functions of this website without prior notice. We may refuse service, terminate accounts, and/or deny access to any or all parts of this website if you engage in any conduct or activities that we determine, in our sole discretion, violate this Agreement, our rights, or the rights of any third party for any reason. Use of the site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose is strictly prohibited.

As a condition of your use of this website, you warrant to us that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use this website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of this website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through this website.

Full Disclaimer

Please read the following disclaimer carefully before using this website.

This disclaimer governs your use of reallifebutbetter.com. By using this website, you accept this disclaimer in full. If you disagree with any part of this disclaimer, do not use reallifebutbetter.com or any affiliated websites, properties, or companies. We reserve the right to modify these terms at any time. You should therefore check back periodically for changes. By using this website after we post any changes, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them.

All information and resources found on reallifebutbetter.com are based on the opinions of the author unless otherwise noted. All information is intended to motivate readers to make their own nutrition and health decisions after consulting with their health care provider. I am not a doctor, lawyer, psychiatrist, therapist, or your mother, and I don’t play one on the internet. I am a certified holistic practitioner, who offers paid services for healing and health optimization facilitation. 

The author of this site encourages you to consult a practitioner before making any health changes, especially any changes related to a specific diagnosis or condition. No information on this site should be relied upon to determine diet, make a medical diagnosis, or determine treatment for a medical condition. The information on this website is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a qualified health care professional and is not intended as medical advice.

NO information on this site should be used to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any disease or condition.

By reading this website, you acknowledge that you are responsible for your own health decisions. Do not take anything from any website, including this one, and try it without proper research and medical supervision.

Any statements or claims about the possible health benefits conferred by any foods or supplements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and are not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any disease.

reallifebutbetter.com reserves the right to remove, edit, move or close any content item for any reason, including, but not limited to, comments that are in violation of the laws and regulations formed pursuant to the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

None of the posts and articles on reallifebutbetter.com may be re-printed without express written permission of the author. Real Life But Better will respond to written requests to re-print parts of posts and excerpts/quotes (10% or less) may be reprinted with attribution as long as all links are left intact.

Samantha Lotus, and Real Life But Better team members are not doctors. We do not diagnose or treat, we simply provide nutritional and wellness information from a holistic perspective. Always consult your doctor before trying any new food, exercise, supplement or protocol. 

FTC Disclosure

The FTC requires bloggers to disclose whenever there is a financial interest or bias related to a recommendation or whenever a blogger’s opinion may be financially motivated in any way. More importantly, I have a desire to always be transparent and honest with readers and to disclose how I make money from this website.

Affiliate Links

The FTC also requires disclosure about any affiliate links. I specifically note on a post when affiliate links are present, but for disclosure purposes, assume that any link you click on is an affiliate link. This means that I will earn a small commission from Amazon or other company if you decide to purchase the product linked to.

Many of the links on Real Life But Better are purely for informational purposes, but I do earn a small commission on many such links including links to books, products and services so please assume for any given link, I may earn a commission of some kind if you purchase a product.

Advertising

I evaluate potential advertising partners on a case by case basis, whose products, mission, and values align with mine. I do not work with or allow the following:

  • Paid or sponsored blog posts
  • Free products for review
  • Paid links or link exchanges
  • Brand ambassadorships
  • Ad networks or other non-curated advertisements
  • Third party promotional companies or services
  • Network marketing, multi-level marketing, or other pyramid structures
  • Unsolicited joint venture promotions

Comment Policy

I make a sincere effort to be respectful, kind and transparent on reallifebutbetter.com and ask the same respect from you. For this reason, rude, offensive, or harmful comments will not be tolerated. You are welcome to disagree, just do it nicely. 

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All of the information on this website, including images, text, audio, video, and other forms of content (including the information on this disclosure page) is Copyright © reallifebutbetter.com 2004-2018 and may not be downloaded, reproduced, republished or otherwise copied without express written permission of the author and of reallifebutbetter.com.

The Website and all of its Content and the selection and arrangement thereof, is protected as a compilation owned by RealLifeButBetter® and reallifebutbetter.com under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries. RealLifeButBetter® reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content.

As always, so much love goes to you for being a part of this amazing Wellness Movement. May you achieve the actualization of your Real Life But Better!  

TERMS OF SALE

All digital products, services, gift cards, online programs, workshops and event tickets are final sale. Please carefully read all of the information available and contact us at hey@reallifebutbetter.com if you have any questions.
For all other products, please see our Returns, Refunds and Exchanges policy. Natural Beauty Products return or exchange requests will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

1) SHIPPING

a) Order Confirmation

As soon as you place your order you will receive an order confirmation e-mail. This means that we have received your order in our system and charged your credit card for the purchase. If your item(s) are available, your order will be processed for immediate shipment (within 5 business days). If you’re item is on backorder (as stated during purchase), we will process your order as soon as the item(s) are stocked.

b) Order Shipment

We will send you tracking information once your order is processed to the e-mail address your provide when checking out. If you do not receive tracking information from us within seven business days of your order feel free to follow up with us at hey@samanthalotus.com

2) RETURNS, REFUNDS AND EXCHANGES POLICY

Non-returnable items:
Digital products, services, gift cards, online programs, workshops, event tickets and supplements.