The MLM Whole Truth, Network Marketing Super-Site

Some say that all MLMs (aka multilevel or network marketing companies) are nothing more than endless chain pyramid schemes.

They are wrong.

Others say that all MLMs are good, moral, and legitimate businesses that are the last best hope for the average person without huge capital to achieve the American Dream.

They are wrong too.

As in most areas of life, the whole truth lies somewhere in the middle.


I am Lou Abbott, founder of this site and a 15 year veteran of the network marketing profession.  Believe me when I say that I’ve seen the very best of multi-level marketing and I have seen the very worst of it.

I’ve been in the top 1 percent of distributors.

I have also experienced the train wrecks.

My mission here?

I want you to be well informed because ignorance in the MLM profession can cost you a lot more than money. It can also cost you your friends, family, hopes and dreams.

You need the whole truth about MLM, the companies, the industry, and what it really takes to make significant income with a network marketing business!  Our goal here is to bring it to you as effectively and objectively as is humanly possible.

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John Wood June 4, 2014 at 8:40 am Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Lou Abbot:

What options do I have with iWowWe? Watched your video on iWowWe and thought you might be able to give me a little guidance. I have a large scale technical systems engineering background of 48 years Government & Fortune 500 consulting. I fell for the 3X7 plan that promised 100% if I had 27 in first level. Busted my butt with three family members who each had 9 premium in their downline—and we were all founders complete with diamond pins.

Shortly thereafter the pay planned changed to 2X2 matrix with each receiving 10% of the filled two below. While I have not figured out how many in my downline would give me the same as promised when I joined, the computer redistributed my teams down the left side. My entire team was royally pissed and they started dropping out like flies. I took over payments thinking I could get it straightened out with Bill Starkey-that did not work. I could not keep up the $800 a month for a team of 53. Eventually, I got down to 5 active and maybe 48 inactive.

I felt that this was a bait and switch operation that really would not be ethical from my perspective. Bill had no answer when I complained to him. So while I lost my butt and thousands of dollars, WowWe also lost about $957 per month for perhaps a year so far.

Right now I have been denied access to many of the account. iWowWe does not mail my personnel account and have failed to respond to 4 calls and 4 emails to Marcus (Support Mgr) on why my mailed is not being sent (I have five of my emails in each of 10 lists of 800+ and none of my addresses are received)—no response whatsoever.

Everything about iWowWe product is top notch technically and all that I can research is above reproach—beyond my calculation. I have not seen an mlm organization so far ahead of the curve before—and I have been around the block and have consulted with 113 fortune 500 groups.

You mentioned Steve Little. I have talked to him multiple times and if I were a betting man, I would say that your letter originated with Steve and he got booted as a result—after he build his own group from the comfort of his home of course.

If you have any options or know of others who have had similar experiences, would appreciate you comments.

John W. Wood


YHT December 23, 2013 at 7:24 am Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

HI Lou,

I’ve subscribed to your daily email about MLM secrets but until day 3 which is this link below:

It does not work but it redirects me to your main page.

Please can you help me out


louabbott December 23, 2013 at 10:22 am Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Thanks for the ‘heads up’ YHT! Here’s the correct link for Day 3:

I will look into why my email program is no longer sending good links.

Update: It appears to be just that one link. I fixed it and resent the back email for you.


Kyani November 7, 2013 at 2:38 pm Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Numerous Kyani distributors have their personal websites and they offer sales on the
internet. Stand up slowly and then switch legs and repeat the action.

You can again choose to reach back into that bag and grab another lesson that you couldn.


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