Why I hate MLM and Direct Sales

Dear WAHFAQ, How on earth can you sing the praises of MLM and Direct Sales companies? They’re nothing but scams! I have lost so much money with them it isn’t funny. What is wrong with you? How I love fan mail 🙂 It’s true that I love MLM and Direct Sales. Moreso the opportunity itself than any one particular business. But I do believe someone should evaluate an opportunity before signing up. There are many good aspects to the industry, but, there is a lot about it that I don’t like. So, let me give a bit of balance to Read More…

Why I love MLM and Direct Sales

Dear WAHFAQ, I’m really disappointed that you recommend MLM and Direct Sales as a way to earn money. They’re just pyramid scams! What are you thinking?!?! It sounds like you may have had a negative experience with an MLM company…maybe you were over-promised on what you could earn? Or maybe they didn’t really explain to you what kind of time commitment was required to run your own business? Or maybe you didn’t do your research enough and got swept up into a company that was new, or had founders that went bankrupt? Whatever it is, I am sorry for your Read More…

Home Business Options

Franchising is a great way to get residual income. You can purchase plans for a Wendy’s, Quizno’s, or UFC, follow the plan, hire some people, and move on to the next franchise while earning residual income all the while. That is, if you can afford the hefty $250,000+ franchise fee, (and yearly fees!) to get the business going. For those of us who are normal, average, everyday folk, mini-franchising opportunities are available through Direct Sales companies. Not only are the start up costs reasonable, (Most average less than $500) you’ll receive support and guidance within an established system. You’ll be Read More…