Truth In Advertising (

Truth in Advertising ( exists to out deceptive marketing and promote honest advertising. TINA also has available on their website a ‘file a Complaint’ form anyone can fill out, and their team will look into the claim further.


MLM Companies that consumers alerted

MLM Legal Action Regulation & Enforcement

Educational Resources-MLM Brochure Ask Me Anything (AMA)

 Pyramid Scheme Alert

  • Pyramid Scheme Alert is the first consumer organization to confront the abuses and trickery of pyramid scheme perpetrators.
  • Pyramid Scheme Alert is a non-profit, privately supported (by memberships and donations), all-volunteer, and totally independent consumer campaign. Pyramid Scheme Alert is about ACTION — coordinated, informed, professional, and effective citizen/consumer action.


False Profits Blog
Audio, Video, & Podcasts
Tools, Research, & Analysis
Books & Pamphlets
MLM Informational Websites

MLM: The Truth

  • Valuable guides and research reports by top MLM expert Dr. Jon M. Taylor, based on 20 years? research, including evaluation of over 600 MLMs. This information has guided thousands of consumers to make more informed decisions about MLM participation. Persons engaged in consumer education, legal cases, regulatory issues, and media reports can also benefit.



Translated Reports

Farsi ? Key findings

Finnish ? Summary of research

French ? Summary of research

German ? MLM tax study

Hungarian ? MLM misrepresentation

Russian ? Key findings

Spanish ? 5 red flags

Consumers Outside U.S.

Utah-MLM Haven

Key Legal Issues


MLM Unmasked: Complete guide to understanding the flaws ? and proving and countering the effects ? of MLMs.

5-step do-it-yourself MLM Evaluation: If you are considering participating in an MLM program, and have not already done so, be sure to get their compensation plan and run it through the Evaluation.

Multi-Level-Marketing Unmasked e-book