If you've wondered if our Pampering Pursuit is for you, here are some answers to our most frequently asked questions. If you have more, please contact us or a Perfectly Posh Independent Consultant.
What is the cost of doing business with Perfectly Posh?
You can begin a Perfectly Posh business for just $99 plus shipping and local sales tax. Included in your kit, you get everything you need to start your business including lots of pampering products that you can share, try, or even sell. You’ll also receive the basic tools to allow you to hold your first Posh Parties including: catalogs to show off all of your products, order forms so that you can collect orders from customers, and invitations to help get great attendance at your first Posh Parties. It also includes a Virtual Office where you can place and track your orders.
You’ll also receive helpful information, access to poshportal.com where you can get tools, free downloads, and much more. There are additional helpful supplies in your kit including: a Perfectly Posh “Purse” - a large tote to help you carry product, supplies and to give visibility to your new business.
Business cards that you can add your information to. Flyers to help you promote the product, Posh Parties and the Party Perks a Hostess receives, as well as Teambuilding Flyers if you want to share the growing opportunity.
A replicated website and your information added to the Consultant Locator is also included in your enrollment. You’ll receive two full months of this service for free when you enroll. You are given two full months PLUS any of the days that remain in the month of your enrollment. After your initial free website period, the cost of maintaining your replicated site is $10 per month. This fee is charged on the first of each month to your credit card on file at Perfectly Posh. You may opt out of this at anytime, but please note you must elect not to have a replicated website before that month’s fee is assessed. You will always have access to your Virtual Office, however should you choose not to keep a replicated site, you will not be included on the optional Consultant Locator.
You really can begin a successful new Perfectly Posh business for the low investment of just $99 plus tax and shipping.
Do I have to keep an “on hand” inventory for my Perfectly Posh business?
You can run a business entirely from your Starter Kit and taking orders at parties and online. There are no “auto-ships” or large inventory purchases required to have a Perfectly Posh business. You may choose to keep cash and carry inventory for parties and events, but are not required to do so.
You can use a combination of Party Perks, Private Perks, and "Buy 5 Get the 6th Free" incentives to earn additional products for yourself, to use to entice Hostesses, or to build your on-hand inventory.
How and when do I get paid from Perfectly Posh?
Perfectly Posh pays once monthly. Your commissions and bonuses are determined for each month from the first to the last day and then you will be paid via direct deposit into the account you have on file. Pay days are on the 10th of each month, or whichever business day is closest to and before the 10th of each month. You are required to have a bank account to join Perfectly Posh. You may access and change the account your pay is deposited to at any time by logging into your Virtual Office. From your account details page, you can change your routing information. If you do not have accurate information on file when your commissions are paid, this may cause a delay in receiving your commissions.
How do I handle taxes with my Perfectly Posh business?
Sales tax: you will be required to collect local sales tax from your customers. You should always find out a local tax rate when conducting a party or selling at an event. You will submit these tax payments at the time you place your customer's orders in your Virtual Office. Perfectly Posh will remit all collected sales tax to the appropriate location for you.
As an Independent Consultant with Perfectly Posh, you will be accountable for paying taxes on your own earnings. Each Consultant paid more than $599 in any calendar year will receive a Form 1099 for tax purposes. Be sure your personal or business information in your Virtual Office is always up to date so that this information can be reported to you in a timely and accurate manner.
Are there additional merchant or credit card processing fees at Perfectly Posh?
Perfectly Posh pays all credit card processing and merchant fees. There are no additional charges to a Consultant for taking a credit card. Perfectly Posh accepts all major credit cards including: Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express.
When and how are new products released from Perfectly Posh?
Perfectly Posh releases new catalogs and products available to ship on March 1 and September 1. At this time, products may be discontinued, added, adjusted, etc. In addition, Perfectly Posh also releases seasonal offerings that are not included in the semi-annual catalog. These items are released periodically and are announced in your Virtual Office and on the Posh Box. They are available in limited quantities. Previous “seasonal” products include: Hottie for the Holidays, Lovey Dovey for Valentine's and wedding, and Awesome Blossom for spring/summer. Seasonal offerings will continue to debut every few months.
The Posh Box offers updated tools and promotional items. These items change often and without notice. Catalogs and order forms are always available.
What is the Activity Policy at Perfectly Posh?
At Perfectly Posh, you are required to sell a total of $300 in each six month period: January 1 - June 30 and July 1 - December 31. This qualification does not apply during the period in which you join Posh.
Where am I allowed to do Perfectly Posh business? Perfectly Posh is currently a USA opportunity, and you may recruit and sell in all 50 states. Perfectly Posh is not currently doing business in territories of the USA or Canada.
What , when, why?
Perfectly Posh was launched on October 1, 2011 in Lehi, UT. In just a short time, we’ve been blessed to have hundreds of smart and skilled Independent Consultants from all over the USA join our new Pampering Pursuit. What is our Pampering Pursuit? It’s our passion for sharing products and the opportunity in our Pay Plan.
We founded this company with decades of combined experience in direct sales. We have a true passion for the people who make it successful. We love the opportunity people have to build a creative, fun, flexible business that fits into their already busy lives, and feel we have the unique opportunity to build Perfectly Posh without having “the learning curve” a lot of new opportunities in the industry might come with. We’re very excited about our rapid growth and success of our early Consultants and hope we can help you achieve the same success. For more information see Why Posh?
How is Perfectly Posh shipped? and how long will it take for my orders to arrive?
Perfectly Posh product orders are shipped from zip code 84660 (Spanish Fork, UT). Because we use a 3rd party to assist us in warehousing and shipping, we do not offer will call at this time. Orders can take up to 10 business days to arrive to you, however whenever possible we ship as soon as possible to ensure you receive your orders as quickly. Products may arrive via UPS or USPS.
Orders on the Posh Portal are also shipped from zip code 84660 within about 5 business days (see individual product listings on poshportal.com for specifics) unless they are personalized. Personalized items are shipped separately and may take additional time as they are produced with your specific information at the time you place your order. Posh Portal products may arrive via UPS or USPS.
What will I or my customers pay for shipping Perfectly Posh?
Shipping will vary slightly based on the type of order placed. See the chart below for specific shipping costs. Additional shipping charges are applied to Alaska and Hawaii.
All business tools for Perfectly Posh are sold at poshportal.com. Shipping on all Posh Portal orders is just $5 regardless of size of order.
What awards and recognition can I earn in Perfectly Posh?
Props from Posh: Quick Start Rewards Our Props Program will reward you with lots of free goodies from the Posh Portal that will help you build and grow your business. You can earn tools and credit from Perfectly Posh at 30, 60, and 90 days from enrollment. We’ve designed our Props Program to be simple to understand and achieve and to help you build habits for success from the day you join.
Posh Points Posh now pays in points for progress in your business. At new ranks and with key accomplishments, you’ll now receive Posh Points that let you shop through THOUSANDS of fun gifts. It’s one more way we’ll pat you on the back for all of your hard work. Use your points as soon as you get them, or bank and redeem them when you’ve earned enough for something extra special. Click here for more information.
Rank Advancement As you build your business with Posh, you are able to increase your commission and bonus as you sell and recruit. Each rank advancement comes with different benefits and you will additionally receive a pin for each rank to help you commemorate your success. To see the specific increases with each Rank Advancement, view our Pay Plan.
Annual Incentive Trip On February 1, Perfectly Posh will announce the Annual Incentive Trip destination and official qualifications. The Incentive trip will take place in June. Exact dates will be announced with the quailifcation requirements. The “earn in” period will last approximately 90 days or three months. All expenses associated with the trip will be paid for by Perfectly Posh.
In 2012, we had the honor of bringing in ten amazing Consultants from all over the US to be Pampered in Park City. We had a BLAST. If you’d like a peek at just how fun it was, you can catch a glimpse here.
Monthly Award There are three different ways to earn the Perfectly Posh Monthly Award. This gives you the flexibility to earn based on your own emphasis on sales or recruiting success:
When you achieve the Monthly Award, you’ll get 18,000 Posh Points! In the past, we chose a special gift for you. Now, with Posh Points you can shop and choose anything you like. Earning the monthly award nine times during the qualification period earns you the Perfectly Posh Annual Award!
Annual Award The Annual Award is achieved by consistently earning the Monthly Award. Qualifications for the Annual Award in 2013 will run from July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013. Consultants earning the Monthly Award nine times in this period will receive the Annual Award which will be presented in July at Unconventional. The prize associated with winning the Perfectly Posh Annual Award is a $2000 cash shopping spree. In 2013, this will take place the day before the kick off of Unconventional in sunny Chicago on Michigan Avenue.
We were privileged to have seven earners in 2012: Trisha Lewis, Lea Dalton, Tauscha Johanson, Darlean Sheets, Angela Veasy, Terri Berry, and Shaleen Ague. They shopped the day away in Salt Lake City. See what they chose to do with their cash...
Meetings & Events Posh at Play Perfectly Posh Corp Office makes frequent trips in the spring and fall to various locations that are GROWING! The Founders and their team come with products to try, samples you can make, lots of goodies and other information, and MORE. You can see a list of upcoming Posh at Plays in The Box.
Leadership Twice annually (late January / early February & before Unconventional in July) Perfectly Posh invites from a certain rank and above to join us for Leadership training and working sessions. We use this time to gather critical information about successes and challenges in the business, to get your feedback and suggestions, and to work together to prepare to recruit, train, and build successful teams into each coming season. Winter Leadership is held in Salt Lake City near the Perfectly Posh Corporate Office, and Summer Leadership will be held in the three days preceding Unconventional in the city where that event will take place. 2013 Summer Leadership will be held in Chicago. All eligible leaders should plan to attend and help us direct Perfectly Posh.
Unconventional Don’t miss the BIGGEST party of the year! Unconventional is our annual meeting for all Consultants to meet, network, see the NEW fall products, get a LOT of FREE stuff, and so much more. 2013 Unconventional will be held in beautiful Chicago July 25 - 27. More details to come, and registration will open on May 1, 2013.
See how much fun we had at our FIRST UNCONVENTIONAL.