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Did you lose money to AdvoCare? Starting May 5, 2022: Check your mail or PayPal account about a refund

If you lost money to AdvoCare — a multi-level marketer of energy drinks, shakes, and supplements that allegedly swindled people out of money through a pyramid scheme — we have good news. Thanks to the FTC’s lawsuit, starting May 5, 2022, more than 224,000 people who lost money to the AdvoCare pyramid scheme will be getting checks or PayPal payments.

If you get a check or PayPal payment from FTC v. AdvoCare, cash or accept it quickly. Refund checks will expire on August 3, 2022 (90 days after being sent.) PayPal payments will expire on June 4, 2022 (30 days after being sent).

Got questions about your refund? Call the refund administrator, Analytics, at 855-744-1802.

And remember, the FTC never requires you to pay money or give account information to cash a refund check. Anyone who contacts you, says they’ll help you file for a refund or get your money back — if you pay them first — is a scammer. Report it to ReportFraud.ftc.gov.

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Kelly
May 13, 2022

How do I find out if I am entitled to a check from Advocare?

Kathy
May 19, 2022

In reply to by Kelly

Kelly, I am with you and would like to find out if I am entitled to a check from this lawsuit?

Amanda
May 18, 2022

How does one determine if they are entitled to a check from this lawsuit?

Carol Mallmann
May 25, 2022

I would like to know if I’m in titled to a refund too!

Ronnie Briggum
June 03, 2022

Everyone I know that was a distributor for AdvoCare received a check, but I did not. Why did I not receive a check?

Angie
June 10, 2022

How do I know if I am entitled to a refund check?

Meghan Denniston
June 03, 2022

My check got lost by the USPS, now am wondering if I’ll get anything. Was told to call today and now being told sorry I have to wait for the check to come back to them.

Heather S.
June 10, 2022

Has anyone found out how to see if you are entitled to a check from the lawsuit?

Doris F. Hunt
June 10, 2022

I'm wondering why I did not receive a check? Everyone that I know that was at least at one time a distributor for AdvoCare got a check, please inform!

Jo Kassner
June 10, 2022

Everyone I know that was a distributor for AdvoCare received a check, but I did not. Why did I not receive a check? Please inform!

Linda Golla
June 10, 2022

The published number to call is not being answered. Is there a place to see if you are due a refund?

Linda
June 10, 2022

Is there a place to see if you are due a refund?