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Real Wealth Inc

Additional Locations

View Additional Phone Numbers 705B SE Melody Ln # 350, Lees Summit, MO 64063 View Additional Web Addresses

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This company offers a work at home opportunity by selling mailing lists and information products for an advanced fee. The company refused to list the CEO saying it was private.

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 affect the rating for Real Wealth Inc include:

  • BBB concerns with the industry in which this business operates

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

1 complaint closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 1
Total Closed Complaints 1

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Real Wealth Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: November 13, 2006
Business Management
Lance Murkin, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Lance Murkin, Owner
Business Category


Alternate Business Names
American Financial American Financial Publications Emerald Press Financial Research Global Direct Global Direct Marketing Midwest Marketing National Mail Order Press National Mailing Service Pacific Press Real Wealth Publications United Financial United Financial Publications Wealth Research Wealth Research Marketing Group
Additional Information

Global Direct 432 SW Ward Rd # 153 Lees Summit, MO 64081 The information in this report has either been provided by the company, or has been compiled by the Bureau from other sources.

Government Action

Action taken by Federal Trade Commission February, 17, 2010. See link:

Government Action

May 17, 2011 Lance Murkin, president and sole owner of Real Wealth, Inc. was ordered by a federal judge to return $10.4 million in fraudulently obtained funds to victims of Work-at-Home and Grant Scams by Real Wealth, Inc. and all its DBAs. Murkin filed bankruptcy on March 25, 2011. The FTC is in the process of determining how to return Murkin's frozen assets to his victims.


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.

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

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.