MLM's Pandemic Paradise Playground

(7 Posts)
Nohomemadecandles Sun 10-Jan-21 18:35:22

Corr, this really is paradise for the MLM, isn't it? I've had four invitations to FB groups in the last 24 hours! Seemingly normal people being assimilated. Preying on job losses and the whiff of desperation.
I deleted one invitation and they re-sent it an hour later.
God, they are horrid enterprises, aren't they?

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iklboo Sun 10-Jan-21 18:42:22

Oh yes. I've had invitations so far for:

Avon
Body Shop
Forever Living
Yoonique
Juice Plus

'PM me hun for great opportunities to earn £££'

Nah, you're alright ta.

Nohomemadecandles Sun 10-Jan-21 18:56:05

Smells just like Creed, hun

hmm

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lunalucie Sun 10-Jan-21 19:23:11

MLM is just another term for a cult. The way they prey on people and suck them in is shocking, they need to be regulated so vulnerable people are not conned.

Nohomemadecandles Sun 10-Jan-21 19:27:08

I agree. Especially now when people are desperate.
I can already see my friend's language changing on Facebook even on her normal posts (I'm not in her BS group)

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lunalucie Sun 10-Jan-21 19:39:20

Let me guess. At least one motivational quote, another asking "what's your favourite __", another "ask me how I do it" quote then my personal favourite, the fake it til you make it lie about how much they've earned, all whilst sitting at home looking after their kids.

Nohomemadecandles Sun 10-Jan-21 21:51:04

Oh, yes. The quotes. The superlatives. The ridiculous "pamper evening" on Zoom with a glass of fizz...

Level headed people, too.

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