If you’re anything like me, your first experience with the direct sales industry is probably with Avon or Tupperware (both of which are still going strong today).
Our Avon Lady would make the rounds once a month, going door-to-door, saying, “Avon calling.” My mom would let her in, and she’d show us all of her new products and goodies. As a kid, I loved looking at all of the makeup, lotions, and perfumes.
Today the direct sales industry has exploded; there are hundreds of companies with thousands of products. And women everywhere are cashing in by selling products through in-home parties and digital sales.
While some direct sales companies have significant startup up fees, there are many that you can start for as little as $100 or less — some business opportunities are even FREE!
So if money is tight, here are some home businesses with low startup fees (companies are listed from lowest…