Pool Coaches, Managers and Promoters: Kevin Trudeau

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Kevin Mark Trudeau (born February 6, 1963) is an American author, infomercial salesman, radio personality, and advocate of alternative medicine. He is best known for a number of controversial television infomercials promoting his products, and for several books including Natural Cures "They" Don't Want You to Know About; ...

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Kevin Mark Trudeau (born February 6, 1963) is an American author, infomercial salesman, radio personality, and advocate of alternative medicine. He is best known for a number of controversial television infomercials promoting his products, and for several books including Natural Cures "They" Don't Want You to Know About; according to Trudeau, the US Food and Drug Administration and pharmaceutical companies are more interested in profits than cures. In 2005, he founded the International Pool Tour. Trudeau has been embroiled in a number of civil suits and misdemeanor and felony criminal cases. He was convicted of larceny and credit card fraud in the early 1990s, and in 1998 paid a $500,000 fine for making false or misleading claims in his infomercials. In 2004 he agreed to a lifetime ban on promoting products via infomercials, excluding his books. Trudeau grew up in Lynn, Massachusetts, United States, the adopted son of Robert and Mary Trudeau. He attended St. Mary's High School in Lynn, where he was voted "Most Likely to Succeed" by the class of 1981. After serving prison time for fraud in the early 1990s, Trudeau and a fellow inmate whom he met in prison joined Nutrition for Life, a multi-level marketing firm, where they were successful. He and his partner were sued by the Illinois Attorney General for running a pyramid scheme. Trudeau and his company entered into a settlement with Illinois and seven other states for U$185,000. Trudeau then produced and appeared in infomercials, broadcast frequently on late night TV in North America and promoted a range of products, including health aids, dietary supplements (such as coral calcium), real estate investment strategies, memory-improvement courses, baldness remedies, addiction breaking strategie... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=1925130

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  • ISBN-13: 9781156223284
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/31/2010
  • Pages: 30
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 6.00 (h) x 0.07 (d)

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