I entered into a contract with an American company eHome Business Network with a view to starting a business using their "proven successful step by step system". I have paid over £5,000 for the use of their system and purchase of stock etc since last October. Their system is set up for the US and Canada and therefore was never going to work in the UK. Is there anything I can do to recoup my money. The stock in question is Herbalife Health and Wellness products.
Province/Country relating to question : Scotland
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Hello,I will do my best to help you with this.By what method did you pay for the system? Did Herbalife inform you that the product was suitable for the UK? In what way is it not suitable for the UK?
The problem is not with Herbalife, but the company EHBN. I paid by credit card for access to their system, to set up websites (which have never worked because they're linked to the US and Canade and not set up for the UK) and they directed me to another marketing site to buy prospect leads to build up a network of distributors for this business. I have around £2,000 worth of stock which they convinced me I could sell easily through my websites - which of course have never worked and therefore I have a load of stock which is rapidly heading towards its sell by date.
Thanks Susan.If all monies have been paid by credit card, have you raised this with your credit card company? They will usually refund the money to you (pursuant to the consumer credit act) and then take the matter up themselves, using their vast wealth and resources, to recover the cost from EHBN.John
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