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gasperc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-28-06 11:56 AM
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15. how Devos and Amway screw MI workers
Tell all your friends, FREQUENTLY

According to Amway, their annual sales amounts to about $7 billion and there are 3 million distributors. Thus, the average distributor's sales amounts to about $2,333/yr. If 30% of that is profit, the average distributor makes $700/yr.

and

In the United States, the Federal Trade Commission requires Amway to label its products with the message that 54% of Amway recruits make nothing and the rest earn on average $65 a month. No such labels are required in other countries, but the facts are clear. Most people who get involved in Amway will not make money.


Before Voss can offer a good deal to Michigan, he ought offer a good deal to his own customers
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  -Wall Street Journal Zogby poll has Granholm ahead by 50.5 to 44.4 SharonRB  Jul-25-06 01:47 PM   #0 
  - Now there's a poll that is real.  maddogesq   Jul-25-06 10:20 PM   #1 
  - Good. nt  skipos   Jul-25-06 11:31 PM   #2 
  - Woot! Woot! Woot!  livvy   Jul-26-06 05:51 AM   #3 
  - That's more like it  EmmitFitzhume   Jul-26-06 11:32 AM   #4 
  - Starting to see some Granholm signs around. Need more.  MichiganVote   Jul-26-06 12:50 PM   #5 
  - I've got a bumper sticker in the back window of my car  SharonRB   Jul-26-06 01:59 PM   #6 
     - What kind of remarks are you hearing?  MichiganVote   Jul-26-06 02:40 PM   #7 
        - I haven't gotten any remarks on my car, but it's usually parked at work  SharonRB   Jul-27-06 07:55 AM   #9 
           - I don't think people understand how close the state came to bankruptcy  noonwitch   Jul-27-06 11:46 AM   #12 
           - Yeah that ad has Rove stamped all over it.  MichiganVote   Jul-27-06 06:47 PM   #14 
  - Excellent news! And she hasn't even started her campaign YET  Lefty48197   Jul-26-06 09:06 PM   #8 
  - yeah but that f$%^&n strategic vision poll gets all the press  gasperc   Jul-27-06 08:41 AM   #10 
  - Good news  Strawman   Jul-27-06 09:38 AM   #11 
  - Detroit News poll has Granholm back out front too: 47-44-9% (undecided)  Lefty48197   Jul-27-06 05:03 PM   #13 
  - how Devos and Amway screw MI workers  gasperc   Jul-28-06 11:56 AM   #15 
 

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