Common Deceptions Used to Lure People Into MLMs

Multi-level marketing expert Robert FitzPatrick summarizes the common deceptions used to recruit new marks into MLMs and pyramid schemes. From his paper The Myth of “Income Opportunity” in Multi-Level Marketing: The Lure and the Hook MLM companies divert attention from the flawed business model and the disastrous financial outcome suffered …

Common Misrepresentations by Recruiting MLMs

The lies that multi-level marketing recruiters use to con people into signing up for their scams change little from company to company. Dr. Jon Taylor, a noted expert on MLMs, put together a list of common misrepresentations (found in Chapter 8), and here are some of my favorites. I bet …