Pyramid Red Flags

The law in many states, judicial decisions at the federal and state levels, and a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) staff advisory opinion define pyramid schemes as any plan or operation in which individuals pay money for the right to receive compensation that is primarily based upon recruiting other individuals into the plan or operation rather than related to the sale of products and services to ultimate users, or consumption by ultimate users.

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Direct Selling Association

Direct Selling Association

Direct Selling Association (DSA) is the national trade association for companies that manufacture and distribute goods and services sold directly to consumers.