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Old 7th June 2018, 07:50 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Become an "Email Income Expert" and quit your 9-5?

Ok ok, I know I am reaching that fine line into promotions, but let me preface this by saying this is not for promotion. I am no way affiliated with Jason Capital or any of his programs.

I got wind of this through an email newsletter. The curious side in me got me to investigate. I signed up for the webinar and missed 95% of it because of other obligations. When I logged in, I saw videos of testimonials saying how their lives have been changed by the program, like how they are making 1000s a month and traveling the world, etc etc.

It seems being an "Email Income Expert" sounds like an express version of a professional copywriter. From the gist of it, the seller, Jason Capital, is saying that you can learn how to write email newsletters for businesses and those said businesses will pay you $5-10K per month because at the end of the day, you are saving them money. I've searched "Email Income expert" on Google, and even people on LinkedIn list it as their profession.

Ive posted an overview of the course and links to personal websites of individuals who proclaim themselves as freelance Email Income Experts. Naturally, it has the ring of "too good to be true." BUT, there are video testimonials of actual users, so it must be true, right?

http://emailincome.com/ch/program.html
http://emailincome.com/ready.html

Freelance websites:

https://parxplace.com/

https://www.jamelemailexpert.com/

https://www.genuineemailmastery.com/

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EO and Founder of Hidden G.E.M. (Genuine Email Mastery), an email marketing solution for business professionals. She's been personally trained and mentored by Jason Capital, who is recognized by President Barack Obama as a Top 100 White House Entrepreneur and considered by many to be the most dominant Email Income Expert in the world
http://aimanmarketingclosing.com/

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Trained under the Email King himself, Jason Capital, Andrew is not only a certified email expert, but is quickly becoming the most sought-after email marketer for fitness businesses in NY.
https://medium.com/@dimitar.a.cholak...s-53f1fca10ef2

If true, this is a big secret in the world of generating income!

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Old 8th June 2018, 08:23 PM   #2
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If anyone could do a certain job then the market would be flooded with people wanting to do that job reducing the cost of hiring these people. Actually writing professionally is a very hard job. Anyone who could do it could get many jobs such as journalist or author. But then you also need other skills in order to have material needed to write. For example sales people need to know the product and who they are selling to. Without that the emails would say nothing.

Looked at one of the links. Had scam all over it. It says that there are only 59 vacancies left. Wait a week or two and you may find the same number still there.
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Old 8th June 2018, 08:55 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by therival58 View Post
I saw videos of testimonials saying how their lives have been changed by the program, like how they are making 1000s a month and traveling the world, etc etc.
You could have stopped researching at this point.
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Old 9th June 2018, 03:10 PM   #4
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Have a look at Botwatch , they gather information about MLMs and related scams. I couldn't find anything about that particular newsletter but it does read like many of the things on the site
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Old 9th June 2018, 04:22 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by psionl0 View Post
You could have stopped researching at this point.
I usually am more critical of these things. When these kinds of programs post video "Testimonials" of 'students' from all over the world, can it be that they are actors?
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Originally Posted by therival58 View Post
When these kinds of programs post video "Testimonials" of 'students' from all over the world, can it be that they are actors genuine?
This the more relevant question.
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Old 9th June 2018, 08:58 PM   #7
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I could get into how this program won't scratch the surface of what is required to run a large scale email marketing campaign for a large company, but really you only need to think of a couple things.

First, this is an in house position. It is too important to hire freelancers, even if you might use some in limited instances.

Last, you can't ******** experience in this field.
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Old 10th June 2018, 12:34 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by rjh01 View Post
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Looked at one of the links. Had scam all over it. It says that there are only 59 vacancies left. Wait a week or two and you may find the same number still there.
Still 59 vacancies. Wonder why they are not going very fast?
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Old 18th July 2018, 09:08 AM   #9
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Dan Pena might offer insight into where Jason Capital (not his real name) gets his income. On the Joe Roegan show, Pena says that apparently Jason Capital has thousands of paying customers each paying him paying $80 - $3,000 a month. It wouldnt surprise me with these course prices.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_c...&v=WoqIRSZ818M

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Old 18th July 2018, 09:14 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by therival58 View Post
I usually am more critical of these things. When these kinds of programs post video "Testimonials" of 'students' from all over the world, can it be that they are actors?

Not necessarily. It can be, however, that they are the very smallest percentage of "students" who actually go on to make money. There are some Herbalife consultants making hundreds of thousands a year. That doesn't change the fact that the vast majority of their "distributors" lose thousands and end up with garages full of unsellable, unreturnable products.

ETA: It seems work-from-home isn't the only get-rich-quick scheme that Jason has sold.
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Old 18th July 2018, 10:15 AM   #11
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It has scam written all over it. "If it sounds too good to be true, chances are that it is..."
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Originally Posted by Giordano View Post
It has scam written all over it. "If it sounds too good to be true, chances are that it is..."
Yeah. If there is an easy, non-risky, way to make good money working from home with little advance investment, enough people will eventually catch on to flood whatever market you're in. So, if you know of one, keep quiet and take advantage of it while the going is good.
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Old 18th July 2018, 05:56 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by timhau View Post
Yeah. If there is an easy, non-risky, way to make good money working from home with little advance investment, enough people will eventually catch on to flood whatever market you're in. So, if you know of one, keep quiet and take advantage of it while the going is good.
Unless your scheme is selling work-from-home schemes.

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apparently Jason Capital has thousands of paying customers each paying him paying $80 - $3,000 a month.
Sounds like his scheme works!
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It smells of scam from the description - I wouldn't touch anything like this with a barge pole.

BTW - still only 59 places left
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Old 27th July 2018, 12:07 PM   #15
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It's so obvious a scam that I lose a little sympathy for those who fall for it because of the stupidity factor.
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
It's so obvious a scam that I lose a little sympathy for those who fall for it because of the stupidity factor.
I made a comment like that once on Facebook. Got into trouble from relatives of people who did fall for it. LOL. Showed how stupid some people are.
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Old 23rd August 2018, 06:40 AM   #17
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Tutolage??

Andrew Jamel can not even use spell check.

From his website:

"Under the tutolage of Jason Capital, Andrew Jamel has been trained to write emails for some of the biggest names in fitness."

Should be "tutelage"

Will I get paid big bucks for my editing?
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Originally Posted by nothanks View Post
Andrew Jamel can not even use spell check.

From his website:

"Under the tutolage of Jason Capital, Andrew Jamel has been trained to write emails for some of the biggest names in fitness."

Should be "tutelage"

Will I get paid big bucks for my editing?
Send an invoice. I'm sure your spell cheeking will be appreciated.
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Originally Posted by nothanks View Post
Andrew Jamel can not even use spell check.

From his website:

"Under the tutolage of Jason Capital, Andrew Jamel has been trained to write emails for some of the biggest names in fitness."

Should be "tutelage"

Will I get paid big bucks for my editing?
You are right. It is full of spelling errors.
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