Did AdvoCare go out of business?
Citing closed-door discussions with the Federal Trade Commission, AdvoCare ceased operating as a multi-level marketing company, and instead began only compensating distributors for sales of products to consumers. In 2019, it sold its Plano office to Opex Corp.
How do I find my AdvoCare distributor?
Always use the built-in share buttons on the product pages! PRO TIP – You can actually share ANY page on AdvoCare.com with this simple tweak. Just take the URL of the page you are on and add the extension? d=XXXXXXX to it, where XXXXXXX is your Distributor number.
How much does it cost to be an AdvoCare distributor?
Enroll today for ONLY $59 Call Customer Service at 1-800-542-4800 to enroll or submit the information request form to learn more.
How do I cancel my AdvoCare order?
AdvoCare® offers a satisfaction guarantee on all product orders through its website. If you are unsatisfied for whatever reason, you may contact AdvoCare Customer Service at 1-800-542-4800 within 30 days of your order to request a full refund or exchange.
Is the AdvoCare lawsuit legit?
AdvoCare, which promotes itself as a dietary supplement company, was sued by the FTC in 2019 for what it described as an illegal pyramid scheme that deceived people into believing they could earn significant income as “distributors” of its health and wellness products.
Is AdvoCare a scheme?
AdvoCare, the complaint alleged, operated an illegal pyramid scheme that pushed distributors to focus on recruiting new distributors rather than selling products to customers.
Why is AdvoCare shutting down?
The Federal Trade Commission announced Wednesday that multi-level marketer AdvoCare International and its former CEO have agreed to pay $150 million and be banned from the multi-level marketing industry to resolve charges that the company “operated an illegal pyramid scheme that deceived consumers.”
Can you still be a distributor for AdvoCare?
Only AdvoCare Independent Distributors are eligible to sell AdvoCare products to others and to participate in the AdvoCare business opportunity.
Does AdvoCare still have distributors?
Under the terms of the 2019 agreement, AdvoCare can still use independent distributors to sell its products. But it must compensate them based solely on sales to consumers.
Does AdvoCare spark cause kidney stones?
Use of Advocare’s Spark energy drink was associated with the development of an unusual type of kidney stone in three individuals who consumed several servings daily for a year or more (see the Concerns and Cautions section of the Choline Supplements Review for details).
Is AdvoCare FDA approved?
AdvoCare Spark gets its sweet taste from sucralose. You may know this artificial sweetener by the brand name Splenda. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of sucralose since 1998, after reviewing 110 studies on the substance.
Why did the FTC sue AdvoCare?
The FTC sued AdvoCare in 2019, alleging that the multi-level marketing company operated an illegal pyramid scheme that deceived consumers into believing they could earn significant income as “distributors” of its health and wellness products.
What is AdvoCare?
Since 1993, AdvoCare has offered premium energy, weight-management, sports performance, and wellness products designed to promote a healthier lifestyle. The Science behind AdvoCare products helps improve lives through superior nutrition and wellness.
Can AdvoCare Products diagnose any disease?
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Since 1993, AdvoCare has offered premium energy, weight-management, sports performance, and wellness products designed to promote a healthier lifestyle. The Science behind AdvoCare products helps improve lives through superior nutrition and wellness.
What is AdvoCare’s product satisfaction guarantee?
Backed by the latest science, AdvoCare provides innovative nutritional, weight-management and sports performance products. If you aren’t completely satisfied, AdvoCare offers a 100% Product Satisfaction Guarantee with full refunds within 30 days of purchase for customers and Distributors.
How do I get a full refund from AdvoCare?
REFUND OR EXCHANGE POLICY: If anything is less than perfect, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-542-4800. Distributors and customers who purchased products or sales aids from Advocare.com may request a full refund or exchange within 30 days from the date of purchase.