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Get to Know Amway

Common questions. Straightforward answers.


So Simple, A Kid Can Explain It.

At Amway, we don’t think things need to be so complicated. When it comes to explaining our business, how it works, or why people get involved, we went to the most reliable sources we could think of—kids! Watch our video to see how Amway is just that simple.

Are Amway Business Owners required to spend a lot of money on training podcasts, books, and seminars?
No—in fact, Amway provides millions of free training sessions to Amway Business Owners. Amway globally conducts more than three million free training sessions every year, which can provide individuals with the tools they need to reach their goals.
Why do some people post negative stuff about Amway online?
We’re one of the oldest and most recognizable businesses in our industry. As a result, we’ve attracted a great deal of attention through the years – good and bad. While most Amway Business Owners have a positive experience with Amway, owning
I have heard just about every description of Amway, from glowing praise to some people dismissing it as a “scam.” Why such a large range of opinions?
Most Amway Business Owners have a positive experience with Amway and are eager to share their experiences with others. But we also must be vigilant in making sure the Amway opportunity is fairly and accurately explained. We won’t pretend to be perf
Given the role of the Internet in retail sales, do you worry direct selling is no longer relevant?
Actually, we think Amway and direct selling are more relevant than ever. Now more than ever, people look to their peers for recommendations on what to buy. Amway is a person-to-person business. The internet and global social media allow people greate
Some people dismiss direct selling as having a “cult” environment. Is this the case with Amway?
There’s a big difference between cult and culture. A core part of our business is recognition of success, and we have thousands of large sales meetings around the world where we bring people together to learn, train, and motivate each other. Yo