Utah Legislature Passes Pyramid Scheme “Safe Harbor” Amendments
March 1, 2006 by ,

In Utah, chain-selling schemes have become a leading export. With a new bill amending Utah’s Pyramid Scheme Act, these schemes will have state protection in Utah, similar to the de facto protection that the government of Nigeria provides to the notorious Nigerian scams. On February 17, 2005, the President of the Utah State Senate signed …

Ten Big Lies of Multi-Level Marketing
August 4, 2002 by

The multilevel marketing (MLM) field grows, and its member companies multiply. Solicitations to join seem to be everywhere. Its promoters would like you to believe that it is the wave of the future, a business model that is gaining momentum, growing in acceptance and legitimacy, and will eventually replace most other forms of marketing. Many …