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A Basic Analysis of the Free-to-Join Programs
by Theresa Cahill
Copyright 2006 - All Rights Reserved
So you've just found that perfect program and you're all
fired up to join!
The greatest part (you say to yourself) is it's not going
to cost me a penny!
You just know in two-weeks time your total investment
of zero dollars is going to net you $1000, $2000, $5000
That's what the website said.
So great, so wonderful, so... insane.
I don't care what your level of education is, I can almost
guarantee that as early as kindergarten you learned:
Anything x zero = ZERO
Here it is again:
Anything multiplied by 0 equals 0
- zip, zilch, nada.
You cannot possibly hope to make money in return for
never putting any money up front.
Think about how many downlines you have filled to
overflowing with free-to-join memberships. And every one
of those free loaders (oh, I mean members) causes your
own (and their own) downline to sit dead in the water.
You've all missed the point.
The simple law of business says to make money you must
also be willing to spend money.
If you could make money on the net without ever parting
with a dime, don't you think - by now - we would all be
Stands to reason, doesn't it?
So take a good look around you. How many people do you
personally know - not some lame individual on a website
you've never met (or are likely to meet) - but how many
flesh and blood individuals do you know that actually have
become wealthy online BY NOT SPENDING ANY MONEY?
Think you know someone? Think I'm wrong? Then ask that
person... "Okay, so you're wealthy and it didn't 'cost you
a dime' to get that wealth... what did you do to advertise?
How did you find a perfectly free (no setup fees, etc.)
affiliate program? Where do you get your domain names,
web hosting, email accounts, internet connection... etc.,
etc., for absolutely free?"
[If you get a miracle answer... email me!]
Let's face it, we are all guilty. We've joined something
for nothing and that's what we've made... a big fat
Repeat after me... "You cannot NOT spend money online
and expect to make money."
It is not possible.
So... the next time you're tempted to "join something
for nothing" (unless it's a free and okay-but-not-great
way to advertise) ask yourself if YOU are ever really
going to upgrade?
If you're not... step aside. Downlines are filled to
overflowing with those that join for the sake of joining
and do nothing. Sure the numbers look good. You've got
220 people under you in some program, and, in over a
year, not a single one of them has - or ever will - upgrade.
ALL programs designed with a join-for-free business
foundation can only exist (and stick around) if their
members get the point of upgrading.
That gets the ball rolling.
Money makes money.
Empty wallets stay empty.
0 x 0 = 0
It's Basic Arithmetic.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Theresa Cahill is the owner of My Wizard Ads. Her job is to make your online advertising
experience as effective and effortless as possible.