Why Women Are Quitting Their Side Hustle: Leaving LuLaRoe

LuLaRoe, a multi-billion dollar company that skyrocketed to success by attracting an army of women to sell their colorful patterned clothes is now facing numerous lawsuits calling the company a “pyramid scheme.”
Thousands of women who have bought into the LuLaRoe legging empire in hopes of getting rich quick has since left. We talk to three women about their experiences as LuLaRoe consultants and why they decided to leave the controversial MLM behind.
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  • It’s like cult... never be part of any ‘pyramid’

    Coco PocoCoco Poco6 saatler önce
  • who???

    mysanaluminamysanalumina10 saatler önce
  • empowering women through indentured servitude hell yeah

    neronero11 saatler önce
  • It's not a "tree," it's a pyramid scheme. And you're building it.

    Emma GieringEmma Giering20 saatler önce
  • how do you feel pressured to get surgery? wheres your backbone

    crazyemmainpinkcrazyemmainpink22 saatler önce
  • Imagine if LuLaRoe had made quality clothes. They had a pyramid scheme that could have actually made the women money.

    Aubergine BellenAubergine BellenGün önce
  • What does these gastric sleeve have anything to do with Lularoe?

    • It was just another pyramid scheme they wanted to rope the women in. I wouldn't doubt for a hot second that Leanne was getting a juicy commission from taking these women.

      KarmillinaKarmillinaGün önce
  • They wouldn't want to hear from me. I would straight up tell the Ceo's that they have shitty clothes....straight up!

  • I wonder what the deal was with the 'Tijuana Skinnies' gastric sleeve? Was that lady getting commission to recruit people? Seems really suspicious...why was she pushing it?

    Grace AlexandraGrace AlexandraGün önce
  • I must have been under a rock, cause I’ve never heard of this company until today. Interesting video!

    Stephanie DavisStephanie DavisGün önce
  • At the core of each and every one of these Consultants personality as well as the CEO founder owners is Extreme greed this is why you all found yourself taken advantage of because you did not see the signs of greed your own greed became so overpowering that you bought into the scheme and the scam you should have realized the minute you caught wind that it was more important to focus on onboarding more women then to sell merchandise that should have been your first clue that this was a scam and a pyramid screen scheme greed lust for money is what brought you down

    Kelly KirkpatrickKelly KirkpatrickGün önce
    • No healing will be possible until you get this very very clear in your mind's in your heads in your heart greed and consumerism is your downfall own it recognize it and Val not to be that person anymore

      Kelly KirkpatrickKelly KirkpatrickGün önce

    Haydee JohnsonHaydee JohnsonGün önce
  • Cortney’s mom melted my heart at the end 😭

    SadieeSadieeGün önce
  • LuLaRoe sounds like Primerica 🧐

    AFRO LOVEAFRO LOVE2 gün önce
  • this is why women shouldn't be allowed to handle money

    carcar jinkscarcar jinks2 gün önce
  • So an entire business focused around frumpy middle aged housewives? Got it.

    A CA C2 gün önce
    • i feel bad for their husbands. it sucks working your ass off to earn a living, and seeing your wife blow it all on some frivolous expense

      carcar jinkscarcar jinks2 gün önce
  • They focus on the "plus size" Mom market.The Luis Vitton is fake.

    FeatheryBirdFeatheryBird2 gün önce
  • Wow...I am a part time/Discount BB “Coach”.... well I like to say influencer or any other title than “Coach”, as I am not licensed as a Coach nor do I hold any certifications in Nutrition. I was blown away by the video that Kiki Chanel posted about buying followers. I often wondered how some people had so many followers, or even labeled themselves “Public Figures” after maybe delivering a single public speech. I have twice been a BB Coach. Mostly for a discount on products. I DO enjoy shakeology and feel much better when drinking it. However, I do not believe in manifesting friends or getting anyone to join something they don’t want to. People will do things for themselves when they feel ready. I also felt like the most successful Coaches were ones in their 20’s to mid to late 30’s. That still holds true. My personal Coach is 64, and works as a part time Coach, and she has been pretty successful as a part time Coach. She has earned success club trips and free swag. I do not have immediate family surviving, I don’t work anymore b/c I am on disability so I don’t have the contact with a lot of people like some of these other girls have. I have had many people follow me on Instagram, to find out a few days later, they quit following me. I paid them the courtesy of following them back...but once I knew what they were up to, I unfollowed them, as well. I am registered to attend my second summit this year. It is fun to attend live workouts and meet up with people you have been friends with on FB. But my husband is coming this year, and we are going for a week, as a 14 year anniversary/summit trip. I believe in the same values as you, and I don’t like pushing myself on people. My first Coach was great, but I feel like she wasn’t Coached properly on some issues, and then she and my upline went to another MLM all together. I just do my thing, I do post workouts, and my Shakeology, but I really don’t push it. If someone is interested, I feel like they will ask if they are interested. Ultimately, I would absolutely love to help others learn how to eat better and start exercising...and have given some free things (printed materials, containing meal plans and portion control containers) to people just to maybe help them get started on healthier eating and did not ask for anything. It’s not all about the money with me. There are several people I do know that I would love to help...but it’s as I said before, people will ask for help if and when they want it!

    Teresa GreenTeresa Green2 gün önce
  • Considering less than 1% of people in an MLM make a livable wage, I have very little sympathy for the people who rose to the top on the backs of the 99% in their down line. Sure you lost it all, but what about those who never made any money in the first place?

    Sarah NeilSarah Neil2 gün önce
  • I suppose I'm lucky that I never encountered someone who hounded me to join a business cult aka mlm. At least, not yet

    Ahstia SummersAhstia Summers2 gün önce
  • FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS?!?!?! If you have to pay for a job... you don’t want that job!

    Morgan ThorpeMorgan Thorpe3 gün önce
  • Rule number 1 in business, they are no friends in business

    Daniel CarrascoDaniel Carrasco3 gün önce
  • When you have someone close stuck in this kind of pyramid scheme, it’s hard to take them out because the money in front of them cover the horrible future ahead. And it affects a lot of people in their life in a very bad way intentionally or not.

    Alice WolfAlice Wolf3 gün önce
  • It's hard for me to feel bad for the lady that had to sell her house because she knew that she was scamming people all along, what goes around comes right back around sis.

    MsRESPECT90MsRESPECT903 gün önce
  • The clothes ugly as hell!!!!

    MsRESPECT90MsRESPECT903 gün önce
  • Traci Lynn Jewelry is the same but with predominately black women.

    MsRESPECT90MsRESPECT903 gün önce
    • Primerica is too.

      AFRO LOVEAFRO LOVE2 gün önce
  • Wow, too bad she didn’t manage her money. She could have paid off her home making such big checks!!

    Carrie CasagramCarrie Casagram3 gün önce
  • 19:47 - YOU worked hard for that Louis Vuitton bag? What about all the people you got to scam to receive a percentage of their sales? I think they worked pretty hard for that bag. 24:20 She's tragically talking about how she used to make $50-$70k a month and now she has to make that STRETCH for a year >> Lady, many hard working people that don't fall for scams need to make $20k last a year.

    TheFoxTailPalmTheFoxTailPalm3 gün önce
  • Sounds like a lot of egos, lonliness, low self esteem, and title worshippers. They were looking for meaning and self worth through others/things, when it's an inside issue. I am sorry that this happened to so many people.

    G TG T3 gün önce
  • Bunch of gullible women wearing tacky clothes and calling each other babes.

    jharrisusmcjharrisusmc4 gün önce
    • Great comment babes 😊👍

      The ExecutionerThe Executioner2 gün önce
    • Hahaahaa

      The ExecutionerThe Executioner2 gün önce
  • It's sad but I don't feel that sorry for people who mismanaged their finances. The woman they focused on the at the most in this doc was making ridiculous amounts of money - up to $30,000 dollars a month! She even said that there was no emphasis on selling the products. Wouldn't that tell you it's not legit and you should save some money? She had such a good income high in the pyramid.

    Miss MichelleMiss Michelle4 gün önce
  • My ex wife and now my new g/f have the same problem many people have including men; Social media says we too can be a part of something great, if we join. These people go broke buying "instant gratification". Look at all those people flashing money on MCA Towing videos. Same thing, they just want to keep recruiting others and some even say in the video, "Thanks for the commish!" Those folks had no intention of becoming a mentor.

    garth locklingarth locklin4 gün önce
  • so empowering empowered power power poweer power power empower power power empower empower

    Benson 'Drongo' HedgesBenson 'Drongo' Hedges4 gün önce
  • Love her t-shirt lol

    cat parkcat park4 gün önce
  • How do these people even tho that many people to sell 5,000 worth of stuff to even invest in it lol 😂 I don’t have that many friends into these ugly patterns lol but won’t lie I own a few pairs of leggings but all shotty quality

    Samantha StensrudSamantha Stensrud4 gün önce
  • She’s a fool for thinking anyone associated with that shithole company are truly her friend

    D GodD God4 gün önce
  • I have a hard time feeling sorry for these women...if they didn’t understand the risks and make hedges against said risks they have no one to blame but themselves.

    Jonathon WooffJonathon Wooff4 gün önce
  • The tag on lularoe leggings reads "95% polyester 5%spandex Machine wash cold Gentle cycle Do not Bleach Hang dry Do Not Iron OR YOULL BE SAD" 🙄

    Nini ZambranoNini Zambrano4 gün önce
  • My aunt was apart of this for a few years and left the scheme but wouldn't disclose why even to us family members at the time of her quitting. After watching this I can understand why she left and why she was so secretive about the reason why. My heart goes out to all those women who were screwed over by that company.

    Spas DrawsSpas Draws5 gün önce
  • Oof just like when Cutco tried to get me.

    Nikki SNikki S5 gün önce
  • LulaRoe... seems the name of a childish game... but even kids wouldn’t like those clothes! Yaaack!

    Maria DiasMaria Dias5 gün önce
  • You know...I hate MLMs in general, but my hatred is extreme when it comes to Lularoe. How extreme, you ask? How about the fact that not only is there a special place for them in Hell, I would drop my salvation with Jesus Christ just so I could go to Hell and build Lularoe's prison MYSELF. That's right---I'd "Judas" Jesus to personally cart Lularoe's asses right into the lake of fire. THE HATE IS REAL, HON...

    Yvonne WilsonYvonne Wilson5 gün önce
  • Wearing your shoes in the house is disgusting. You walk on sidewalks where dogs shit and piss then you bring it into your home and stomp it into your carpet.

    Ronin Blax Mushroom CloudRonin Blax Mushroom Cloud5 gün önce
    • I mean, you're not wrong, but in the west you kind of qualify as an outlier. Asian countries are likelier to drop that shit like hot potatoes as soon as they enter the house.

      KarmillinaKarmillinaGün önce
  • Cocaine swoooosh dopamine

    Ronin Blax Mushroom CloudRonin Blax Mushroom Cloud5 gün önce
  • $5,000 start up? no,no,NO! 22:48

    Teri LaFaye Pistol Poet TMTeri LaFaye Pistol Poet TM5 gün önce
  • The lady who was a "mentor" only left because she wasn't getting 50k checks every month anymore. Not because the company was unethical and there were thousands of women below her that she was taking money from. I don't feel sorry for her.

    TuesdayTuesday5 gün önce
  • Never heard of this drama queen company. Thank goodness cult!

    JunieJunie5 gün önce
  • I treat myself by going to Target..I love Target..I don't always go cause it's just..it has to stay special😂😂😂 to be honest with you all, and you don't have to agree...I feel bad for the woman who lost her house..you say where did she spend the money "we were told to live the lula lavish lifestyle" if they didn't they'd be attacked..they were being brainwashed....you have to keep in mind that these people thought this good money would never end...just like how we believe that the good life you possibly have right now will be forever.

    vintage_birdvintage_bird5 gün önce
  • wtf is a side hustle, you mean suckin D on the side for 10 bucks a pop.

    orange70383orange703835 gün önce
  • Fast and Easy money never lasts.

    Tolindra CollinsTolindra Collins5 gün önce
  • People complained about cheap, ripping leggings. "We lost customers just because of that." Uhh yeah, care a bout quality.

    Tolindra CollinsTolindra Collins5 gün önce
  • Pyramid scheme like a MF lmao

    Tolindra CollinsTolindra Collins5 gün önce
  • Zombies... that's what so many mom's are now.... you can just tell when you see them ... zombies.

    Melissa GeigerMelissa Geiger5 gün önce
  • minimilast life is key

    ecofreak PHecofreak PH5 gün önce
  • They were making $50K per month by peddling cheap dollar store clothing, and are now crying that they blew it on a lavish lifestyle? Whose fault is that?

    Pam VPam V6 gün önce
  • My aunt did this and I was 16 when I knew this was a pyramid scheme. Like how naive do you have to be to fall for this when you’re 35.

    Kaylee NelsonKaylee Nelson6 gün önce
  • Working for a pyramid scheme is not a side hustle.

    Steven bakerSteven baker6 gün önce
    • Steven baker Primerica reps seem to disagree with you on this. I agree with you 1000%!!!

      AFRO LOVEAFRO LOVE2 gün önce
  • Knowing better

    Elias BugarinElias Bugarin6 gün önce
  • I could get better quality leggings from wish for $5 what the duck

    Bownie TomaziniBownie Tomazini6 gün önce
  • This is disgusting and deplorable

    Dougie26200 2Dougie26200 26 gün önce
  • People and their foolish dreams. Reminds me of a former co worker who was told she was a potential super model. She excitedly went to LA to meet with a modeling agency recruiter. She never got those high paying jobs. She only got a sore pussy and a mouthful of cum.

    Bob SmithBob Smith6 gün önce
  • These clothes are ugly as fuck. What 1000 pound elephant is wearing this in public? They seeling to the people on my 800 pound life? Ugly as sin. These people are just sad and pathetic. Poor me boohoo. Well, you're the moron that got yourselves into it. How anyone could be this stupid is beyond me.

    Lourdes Via DolorosaLourdes Via Dolorosa6 gün önce
  • 🤣 This is Basically 'On Becoming A God In Central Florida'. A scam is a scam folks! They easily targeted White women 26 - 44 for a reason (easy gullible retarded targets).

    Kenn's Instagram At: i000Kenn's Instagram At: i0006 gün önce
  • Can you say “Sucker”. Duh it’s a pyramid scheme, MLM. Having to buy all that stock and be lucky enough to sell it. Listening to a lot of these women, they were lonely and wanted friends and fell for the con line.

    mytube821mytube8216 gün önce
  • Not every piece is ugly BUT my problem is that you can't choose the color for the style you order. So wait, If I want an all black dress, I have to ask for a dress as a seller and what you get is what you get. Basic supply and demand says that's off.

    Shannon HensonShannon Henson6 gün önce
  • A lot of girls think they can have A easy flexible job, while making good money. How would it be? These dumb Tupperware, Etc. sales are made for small extra income. Small extra income is around 4 hours out side of your main job. If you are willing! I had A guy tell me his wife would be upset at him for not supporting her emotionally with all her hard work in her business of Tupperware. 😂. I had empathy for the guy, but it’s the world we live in.🤣🙂

    Alfonso gonzalesAlfonso gonzales6 gün önce
  • These girls are hella annoying. I can't-

    Usernames Are HardUsernames Are Hard7 gün önce
  • I don’t feel sorry for Courtney at all. $4,000 purse smh

    Claire PayneClaire Payne7 gün önce
  • I've never actually seen these clothes until now but they are the ugliest clothes I've ever seen. Those poor husband's 😂

    Ashley ProkicAshley Prokic7 gün önce
  • Cousins would have parties. I said No Way. Those clothes are Butt Ugly. Yuck

    Michelle ManganelliMichelle Manganelli7 gün önce
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