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MLM Is Such A Dirty Word...... My Story........ It's Not Your Fault

We all have MLM stories to relate. Some are truly unforgettable. By unforgettable, I mean that they leave the person permanently and mortally wounded both in the pocket and in the soul. Many times what people have been told and what they actually meet on the ground are completely different. MLM casualties are scattered all over the place in form of shattered dreams, empty wallets and damaged thinking. To these, if you mention the word MLM, you are immediately declared persona non grata and banished from their inner circle. Let me share my MLM story.
The first time I heard the word MLM was back in 1995. At that time I was working full time and my 5 sons were still young energetic boys. I was a harried and harassed single parent looking to make ends meet and praying for a way out of the unending rat race. I attended one of those hyped up business presentations where everyone was super excited and couldn't get the hype out of their mouths fast enough. They basically said that, once y…