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He called the hospital, got my room number, talked to me in the hospital.I remember this really well, because I was watching CSPAN and how the economy was going, and I’m sitting in this ICU room talking to him on the phone, and he’s talking to me like a good friend.He was being my friend." The courtship lasted around six months, and eventually Joseph agreed to purchase an e-commerce site from Push Traffic.
This is what the Internet Marketer is after when they sell you a book.
Bacak — whom Jones had nicknamed "Ball Sack" — began promoting a free newsletter on his Facebook page (a "7 value"). There are a number of ways to find potential marks: the sale of loss leaders like throwaway books or DVDs, ads on Facebook or The Huffington Post, Google Ad Words, infomercials, and even media appearances on news programs — or Oprah.
As Jones wrote on his blog at the time, "in the land of The Ball Sack: FREE! Once an unsuspecting consumer buys a product, they’re trapped: they’ve become a lead.
"And I know all this stuff about ‘too good to be true,’ but he went into great detail about how his brother was a paraplegic, and he helped his brother do this, and that the reason he was going to do it was because of me, he could only have one person under his wing, so to speak." It was in this vulnerable state, facing death and trying to care for his family, that Richard Joseph charged ,000 on his credit card, money that he has yet to reclaim after phone calls, a lawsuit, and nearly three lean years.
What Joseph didn't know was that Martino was part of a vast criminal organization run by Los Angeles resident John Paul Raygoza.