The FTC has taken another swipe at the darker side of the affiliate industry by closing down Boost Software. Assets frozen and business practices suspended! There CPI offers were pretty big but the business model was scammy at best. The FTC paid particular attention to the telemarketing “scare tactics” used on the backend of the offer. Hopefully noone got too burnt by this… Be careful what you promote!
James Bachini is co-founder and CEO of JSEcoin Ltd, a blockchain startup working to utilize browser based mining to reduce the excessive power consumption of traditional cryptocurrencies.