Beach Body Coach – What it is?
Essentially, a Beach Body Coach account at Team Beachbody is a paid user account. This paid user account allows you to be a distributor of Beachbody products. However, there is no inventory requirement for this account. If you do want to purchase products for your own use or resale, you’ll get them at a significant discount. Disount? Yes, this account comes with a 25% discount on products including both the workout programs and the nutritionals. The 25% discount is the most popular reason in getting a Beach Body Coach account. Not to be overlooked, this account is only available for U.S. citizens. However, the U.S. citizen does not have to be currently living in the United States.
How much is a Beach Body Coach account?There is an initial $25.00 sign up fee for the Beach Body Coach account and there is also a recurring $15.95 monthly business services fee. (This was just increased from $14.95 in May 2012.) That comes to $216.40 annually and that is the minimum cost of having a Beach Body Coach account. The monthly business services fees cover the costs of handling product inventory, billing, shipping, and customer service. It also covers the costs associated with the two personal websites and email account that come with the Beach Body Coach account.
If the plan is to run a successful Beachbody business with the Beach Body Coach account, there are additional costs. These costs include a Beachbody Club membership which is $2.99 a week and billed quarterly at $38.87 and a monthly shipment of Shakeology which is $89.96 or $97.46, depending on the formula, plus tax. Chocolate and Greenberry are $89.96. Tropical Strawberry is $97.46. If the plan is to use this Beach Body Coach account for a successful business, then the minimum cost comes to $1,451.40 to $1541.40, plus tax, annual, depending on the Shakeology formula.
Why do I keep saying “if”? Well, it is because many people sign up for the Beach Body Coach account for just the 25% discount. There is NO requirement to run the account like a business. But, there are benefits to running the account as a business.
What are the benefits of running the Beach Body Coach account as a business?
Income of course! There is a very real potential to have a profitable Beachbody business with a Beach Body Coach account. Remember those two personal websites that come with the Beach Body Coach account? You get paid weekly commissions when people buy Beachbody products and Team Beachbody Club memberships through your personal websites. You make a 25% commission of products sold to a Team Beachbody member and a 15% commission of products sold to a Team Beachbody Club member from your personal websites.For example, if someone purchases a Team Beachbody Club membership from your personal website, you will make 50% commission of the $38.87 quarterly billing, which is $19.44.
If you sell a bag of Chocolate Shakeology from your personal website to a Team Beachbody member, you will make 25% of the $119.95 retail price, which is $29.99.
If you sell that same tub of the P90X Results and Recovery Formula from your personal website to a Team Beachbody Club member, you will make 15% of the $49.95 retail price, which is $7.49.
If you sell a tub of the P90X Results and Recovery Formula from your personal website to a Team Beachbody member, you will make 25% of the $49.95 retail price, which is $12.49.
If you sell that same bag of Chocolate Shakeology from your personal website to a Team Beachbody Club member, you will make 15% of the $119.95 retail price, which is $17.99.There is also income potential that can be earned based on your team’s sales. What does that mean? The person with the Beach Body Coach account would sponsor others who would get Beach Body Coach accounts. By growing the team of accounts and customers the income potential increases.
Is it a scam?
No. Beachbody and Team Beachbody are both legitimate companies and have a rating of A+ from the Better Business Bureau.
Is it a pyramid scheme?No. In a pyramid scheme nobody is able to surpass the income of the person who sponsored them. With a Beach Body Coach account it is possible to surpass the income of sponsoring person.
Is it a get-rich-quick scheme?
No. Each new Beach Body Coach account starts at the same level, the bottom. It requires work, effort, commitment and dedication to run a Beachbody business.