MonaVie was founded in 2005 by Dallin Larsen (a former Usana executive) to market juice products, primarily fro the acai berry. While the company claims that a small serving of its overpriced juice has magical powers, there are plenty of people who claim that MonaVie is nothing but a juice scam. Monavie Income Disclosure Statement … Read more Monavie Income Disclosure Statements
These stories never get old. People criticize multi-level marketing in general, and particular MLMs specifically, and the lawyers come running. They cry that the bloggers are saying bad things about their companies, and that can’t be allowed to happen. Mona Vie doesn’t want you to know that their distributors are losing money left and right … Read more MonaVie Lawyers Are Again Threatening Critics
I received the following information about multi-level marketing company MonaVie via email from an anonymous source. I have written here about MonaVie in the past, and my opinion is that it is another thinly veiled pyramid scheme with an overpriced product (magic juice) as a front. If you are thinking about getting involved with MonaVie … Read more An Anonymous Source Reveals Numbers For MonaVie
When will companies learn? Trying to silence critics of them with bogus threats of legal action just isn’t effective. We have something called “freedom of speech” here which guarantees us the right to speak our minds, so long as we’re being truthful. Yet that doesn’t stop multi-level marketing companies from trying to bully their critics.
The reader wrote this after attending a MonaVie meeting and researching the company online: [xxx] invited me to a meeting he had at his house last night. Most of the people there were members of the church. All of the attendees were distributors except for me. I told [xxx] you gave me a bottle and … Read more A reader’s thoughts on the high failure rates in MonaVie
The MonaVie Distributor Application is very interesting. It has an entire section devoted to Amway. Check it out:
Multi-level marketing expert Robert Fitzpatrick discusses the phenomenon of high-level MLM distributors going from company to company. He also explains some distributor numbers released by MonaVie, which show that 91% of distributors receive no commissions from the company, and that the bottom 99% of distributors receive an average of $3.75 a week in commissions. Doesn’t … Read more Massive MonaVie Distributor Losses Demonstrated With the Company’s Own Numbers
The scheme: Typical multi-level marketing company, using the guise of “direct sales” to make the business look like a legitimate retail venture. The reality is that it’s nothing more than a recruiting scheme like Usana, Mary Kay, Arbonne, PrePaid Legal, Primerica, Herbalife, United First Financial, and so many other companies that make big promises to … Read more MonaVie: Scam or Not?
A collection of annual income disclosure statements published by multi-level marketing companies, continuously updated. Last updates done 11/18/19. Some MLMs release income disclosures or earnings disclosures. These numbers are not required to be disclosed in the United States, but some of the companies do it anyway to appear transparent. The disclosures theoretically provide insight into … Read more MLM Income Disclosure Statements
Nothing ever changes in multi-level marketing. Even when it looks like the government is taking action against a company like Herbalife, other MLMs continue with business as usual. Almost everyone loses money in MLM. Which means almost no one makes money in MLM. This is a universal truth. More than 99% of distributors will lose … Read more Almost No One Makes Money in MLM