FAQ - General

FAQs

  • Q: Is membership FREE?

    A: Yes, membership is free. You only pay $500 when you close a deal. However, if you're attending (optional) quarterly or yearly physical meetings, you may need to share expenses in advance for the conference room (and food if any) with other local members.


  • Q: What is the difference between Maxment business referral group & other referral groups?

    A: Maxment is the only business networking company that sets up 2+ referral systems for your business at no upfront cost to you.


  • Q: Who can join a chapter?

    A: Maxment is exclusive: only one person per professional specialty is permitted to join a chapter. If your specific "seat" is no longer available for your chosen city, you can't join.


  • Q: What is required to join the group?

    A:
    —Everyone applying must be sponsored by an existing member.

    —If you're a real estate agent, you must be in business for 5 years & have closed 20 clients total & 4 of those clients should be from the last 12 months.

    —All other home service providers must be in business for 2+ years and must be generating $100,000+ per year gross business.


  • Q: How do you know new members are reputable?

    A: Once you're in the group, your local chapter's membership committee may ask additional questions about your business, ask for references and verify your background check.


  • Q: What if a member receives a referral, but performs their work poorly?

    A: Maxment chapters maintain a high code of ethics that all members agree to uphold. Any member unsatisfactorily handling referrals must be reported to the membership committee for investigation.


  • Q: What occupations benefit the most from networking?

    A: Residential real estate agents & home service providers from 100+ categories. For the list of approved business categories, check all 100+ categories here.


  • Q: Is my network large enough to bring consistent referrals?

    A: Although there is no guarantee, but, once your group reaches 50+ members (which may take 6-12 months for a new group), it should generate $100k /year referral business for each member.


  • Q: Are members supposed to sponsor new members?

    A: If your group has less than 50 members, then yes. Each group member should try to sponsor new members to expand the local group.


  • Q: Do ethical rules for certain professions prohibit participation in Maxment?

    A: If Maxment's general rules could potentially violate a professional's ethical code, the professional's code of ethics supersedes Maxment's rules. A primary objective of Maxment is to educate members in ways that will market and grow a business.


  • Q: My profession does not let me directly solicit business. Is Maxment still right for me?

    A: Maxment's primary objectives: assist members in ways to improve their business, and educate them to become more proficient at networking. Professionals earn business when their expertise is known, and when others reach a level of trust with them. Maxment provides a valuable forum that can facilitate introductions, build credibility, and increase profitability.

  • Q: In my profession, my area of specialty is more narrowed. Am I expected to be an expert in all aspects of my trade?

    A: Maxment understands that many professions are broad and that people often specialize in their profession. Maxment does not expect, nor does it encourage, any professional to participate in an area in which the professional does not have expertise. On the contrary, Maxment prohibits professionals from acting outside of the scope of their abilities.


  • Q. What is Roadmap for 2 other referral systems and 7 other systems in 6Q10S?

    A. Here is the roadmap:

    Auto Lead System & Top of Mind System will be active once Maxment has setup 2,000 local business referral groups.

  • Q. Is there any Guarantee?

    A. NO GUARANTEE of any kind. Disclaimer: Although Maxment stated goal is to signup 50+ biz members & 5,000+ homeowners from each of 2,000 U.S. cities listed on our website. However, there absolutely is NO GUARANTEE that Maxment will be able to signup 50+ biz members or 5,000 Maxment Homeowner Subscribers (MHOS) for its Maxmentpro directory from your chosen marketing area or city.

  • Q. Which countries are allowed?
    A. At this time, only the U.S. companies are allowed.