Multi-Level Marketing Income Disclosures

Some multi-level marketing (MLM) companies release income disclosures or earnings disclosures. These documents theoretically provide insight into how much distributors earn in commissions or overrides. However, the disclosures are generally worthless. What is more important than the information in these documents? The information that is not disclosed in the documents. …

MLM Scheme, Mannatech, Pays Millions to Victims for Making False Claims of Cures and Health Benefits

News from Pyramid Scheme Alert: Mannatech, a long time MLM company, member of the Direct Selling Association and publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange, has agreed to pay millions of dollars to consumers who were deceived by its false health claims about its products. The state of Texas, …

Mannatech CEO Quits to Devote More Time to Mannatech

Okay, I admit it. That headline comes straight from Zac Bissonette at Bloggingstocks. I couldn’t help it though. It’s just so…. so…. right. In July, the Texas Attorney General filed suit against Mannatech to stop the company from using illegal sales and marketing practices. The suit says that company associates …

Texas Attorney General Finally Goes After Mannatech

According to an article in the Wall Street Journal, the Texas Attorney General is finally going after Mannatech Inc. Named in the suit are Mannatech Inc., Manna Relief Ministries, The Fisher Institute Samuel L Caster (Chairman and CEO of Mannatech), and Reginald McDaniel (Medical Director). The allegations include: