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Armando Montelongo Seminars, LLC

Phone: (800) 854-9582 View Additional Phone Numbers 2935 Thousand Oaks #6-285, San Antonio, TX 78247 http://www.armandolive.com View Additional Web Addresses


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Description

This company provides seminars to determine if you are interested in real estate investment, training opportunities, coaching, and hands on training regarding real estate investment.


BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that lowered the rating for Armando Montelongo Seminars, LLC include:

  • Business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints

Factors that raised the rating for Armando Montelongo Seminars, LLC include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 84 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business


Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

84 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 24 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 43
Billing/Collection Issues 5
Delivery Issues 1
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 2
Problems with Product/Service 33
Total Closed Complaints 84

Additional Complaint Information

Based on BBB files, Armando Montelongo Seminars LLC has a pattern of disputes. Specifically, complainants allege during a free seminar hosted by this business, they are encouraged to attend an additional three-day seminar costing $1,497 and, at times, are offered a tax lien seminar for $795. Complainants who attend the three-day seminar allege they were misled regarding what information or services would be provided. Consumers further express dissatisfaction that the seminar encouraged them to purchase additional real estate investment education packages starting at $12,000 and/or they were dissatisfied with the education received. Some complainants allege that they cancelled their purchase with the business and requested a refund. Complainants generally seek a refund.

Business responses to disputes generally state that Armando Motelongo Seminars, LLC stands behind their product with seminars giving consumers the tools they need to get started, as a result, a refund is not available. Business responses have also asked for some consumers to call the business directly to reach a resolution outside BBB dispute process. In some cases the business issued a refund.

For more details regarding disputes received by BBB, please visit the complaints tab of this BBB Business Review.

 

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Armando Montelongo Seminars, LLC
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: October 30, 2008 Business started: 01/01/2006 Business started locally: 01/01/2006 Business incorporated: 03/10/2010 in DE
Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Armando Montelongo Jr., President Mr. Andy Moon, In-House Counsel Mr. Ryan Quiroz, In House Counsel
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Armando Montelongo Jr., President
Principal: Mr. Andy Moon, In-House Counsel
Principal: Mr. Ryan Quiroz, In House Counsel
Related Businesses
Armando Montelongo Jr, Ltd. AMJL GP, LLC
Business Category

Seminars & Training - Wealth Building & Real Estate Results not Substantiated Coaching - Business Seminar Marketing Training Programs Investment Seminars

Alternate Business Names
Armando Montelongo's Mega Millionaire Event Armando Montelongo® VIP Bus Tour™ Education Management Services, LLC Non Live, LLC Real Estate Training International, LLC The Education Team, LLC
Additional Information

During a meeting with BBB on August 2012, the business indicated that the free seminars offered to consumers are designed to help them get a basic understanding of the industry and determine if real estate investing is right for them. The business alleges it is explained to consumers that they will not walk away from the free seminar with the ability to invest in real estate. The business added that consumers who invest in the three-day Armando Montelongo training seminar and follow the steps outlined in the training, will make money. The business indicated that consumers do not have to attend additional training to be successful. Consumers who attend the paid training should read and review the terms and conditions of the money back guarantee.

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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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