At Sterling Savvy, we are committed to ensuring that all aspects of our business and supply chain are free from modern slavery and human trafficking.
Our commitment reflects our dedication to acting ethically and with integrity in all our business relationships.
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Sterling Savvy is a personal finance website that provides information, tools, and resources to individuals seeking financial guidance and education.
Our operations are primarily based in the digital realm, and we work with a variety of stakeholders, including content creators, technology providers, and advertising partners.
We are committed to implementing and enforcing effective systems and controls to ensure modern slavery is not taking place anywhere in our own business or in any of our supply chains.
Due Diligence Processes
To identify and mitigate risk, we have established the following due diligence processes:
- Risk Assessment: Regularly assessing the nature and extent of our exposure to the risk of modern slavery occurring in our supply chain.
- Supplier Vetting: Implementing stringent vetting processes for all suppliers and partners to ensure compliance with our ethical standards.
- Employee Training: Providing training to our staff to help them identify and respond to the risks of modern slavery and human trafficking.
Supplier Adherence to Our Values
We have zero tolerance for slavery and human trafficking. We expect all those in our supply chain and contractors to comply with our values.
To ensure all those in our supply chain and contractors understand and adhere to our expectations, we have in place a supply chain compliance program.
We encourage anyone (including employees, subcontractors, suppliers, and clients) to report in good faith any issues or concerns about potential ethical, human rights, legal, or regulatory violations, including modern slavery, in any part of our business or supply chains.
Our commitment to combating modern slavery in our business and in our supply chains means that we are constantly learning and improving our practices.
We regularly review our policies and procedures to adapt to new risks and to ensure our practices are effective and robust.
This statement has been approved by the leadership team at Sterling Savvy and is reviewed annually to reflect new insights and actions taken in the fight against modern slavery and human trafficking.