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TINA.org Pushes for New Enforcement Tactic Against MLM Industry

June 30th, 2021

MADISON, CONN. June 30, 2021 – Ad watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) sent a letter today to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging it to initiate a penalty-offense program targeting the direct selling industry and its market-wide practice of utilizing deceptive earnings representations and false health claims. For years TINA.org has taken an active role in holding


Mary Kay Income Claims

March 4th, 2021

A TINA.org investigation has compiled a sampling of 200 examples of Mary Kay and/or its distributors making atypical income claims to promote the company’s business opportunity. *Claims collected by TINA.org in 2017 as part of its investigation into all DSA-member companies are available here. **TINA.org has shortened the length of some videos in the database


2020 FTC MLM Database

December 15th, 2020

In 2020, TINA.org investigated the 16 MLMs targeted by the FTC for making deceptive COVID-related claims and found that each of the MLMs has continued to make unsubstantiated health claims and/or deceptive income claims, either directly or through distributors. A majority of the MLMs (10 out of 16) have also continued to put these claims


Market America Takes Down Deceptive Income Claims in Response to TINA.org

November 2nd, 2020

MADISON, CONN. November 2, 2020 A truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) investigation has found hundreds of atypical and exaggerated income claims made by multilevel marketing company Market America on its website and social media platforms. The ad watchdog issued a warning letter alerting the MLM company to its findings and urging that it promptly remove the deceptive marketing


MLM News Alert

August 10th, 2020

TINA.org’s curated list of MLM info and news of note.



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