Has anyone heard of Primerica? I have a friend who tried to get me to join - whatever that means. & I’m trying not to be offended because I lowkey felt like it was a pyramid scheme.💀 I have no intentions of joining. I just want to hear peoples experiences; I was so skeptical the entire time.

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This 😂

Yeah, I only joined the call to be supportive. However, I was extremely surprised as the call was marketed to me as “financial education for my future.” This was already a bit of a read flag because YouTube has TONS of financial educational resources on demand. Additionally, I can easily read books & articles to figure all of this out. Why do I need to join a Zoom call especially with people I don’t know?🤨 I already knew it was gonna be something I had no interest in but I think I’m still in shock that she disrespected me on that level 💀

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MLM. I have a buddy in it who is constantly giving out financial advice to me. I'm a financial professional of a decade now...

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MLM, I almost got entangled on that when I was in college

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A friend tried to get me to join them too and I got the same vibes. Don’t join

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It IS a pyramid scheme! Drop your friend, you don’t need that negativity in your life

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Use this as an opportunity. Join it and invite all the annoying people in your life to join. They’ll never talk to you again and they won’t be super offended.

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mlm... Even the acronym looks like a pyramid

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John Oliver has an excellent segment on Multi-Level Marketing you should check out

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Will do. Thanks!

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This is actually one of the older OG scams/pyramid schemes. I went to an intro briefing right before college, 15 yrs ago. Is this friend from high school? Or maybe college but not that great of a student? Successful people don’t do this kind of stuff; stick to your path and trust your gut. You should also question the judgement this friend displays and determine if this is the type of person you want to give your time, energy and effort to.

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A2 - I am definitely thinking about all of those things!

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Amway is similar s as well. All in all, different stalls of the same washroom

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I ran into something similar on insurance sales thru a company called Hegemon. An acquaintance tried to convince me to pay and sign up. I keep delaying it but I actually dnt wanna join.

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Say NO.

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Don't do it MLM.

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https://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=245905

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What a sad story.

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I heard “Primerica” and immediacy thought scam

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Scam

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No clue what that is, but sounds like a pyramid scheme to me

I have life insurance from them and they are known to pay out. Highly recommend their products, I don't know about working for them though

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