“Can Someone Really Make Six Figures as a Copywriter?”

In case you’ve ever wondered if the Better Business Bureau checks on claims made by the companies it monitors, it does. They regularly review marketing materials … and, from time to time, ask for proof of promises.

Recently, Theresa Frazier from the BBB called and … like so many people … asked me the $100,000 question:

“Can someone really make six figures as a copywriter?”

I sent her to an impressive list of copywriters I know who do just that … including Carline Anglade-Cole … for independent verification. Carline sent me this note:


Just got off the phone with the BBB. They wanted to know if I could really make $160K a year writing sales letters. I said “No, I can do it in a month” :-)


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Published: January 28, 2008

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