Is Entre Institute a Scam?

Hello, welcome to the Entre Institute Review.

You would like to find out more about the ways how to make consistent income online. Recently you have stumbled upon the Entre Institute website and wondering what is this all about.

You are probably asking yourself: “Can I make money with this course? “

I am glad you do your research first.
Unfortunately, a lot of people fail to scam and it is frustrating.

The best way how to avoid being a victim of scammy products is to do proper research first.

If you are looking for an answer to the question, Is Entre Institute a scam? – you are at the right place.

In the following review, you are going to learn everything important about the Entre Institute, including:

  • Who is runs this course
  • How much does it cost
  • How much can you earn
  • What are the Pros and Cons
  • and more

Please note, that I am not a member or an affiliate of Entre Institute. This review is based on research and information available online in the public domain.
Any recommendations and conclusions are only opinions and may not apply to all persons or situations.

Quick Overview

Name: Entre Institute
Price to Join:
Starts at $39 up to $29.997
Recommended: Not really

Entre Institute Review – Summary

Entre Institue is an educational platform teaching several ways of how to make money online, including affiliate marketing or how to create your own digital marketing agency.

The most important question is, how much does it cost?
The answer is a lot.

Sure the initial price is $39, but it is the only to get as many prospects as possible and throughout the sales funnel and deceptive marketing, one might end up paying several thousands of dollars.

The training is definitely not worth more than a couple of hundred.

It is not easy to find a platform that doesn’t wipe out your credit card and at the same time offers valuable training.
After years of research, I finally found one, and I have learned a lot about affiliate marketing. Currently am a full-time internet marketer.

This business model, although it might seem to be a great way to make money online, is not for everyone.
Therefore the first ten lessons are available for free and all you need to start with the training is your email address.

What is Entre Institute?

Entre Institute is an online training platform that teaches digital marketing, and e-commerce. This educational platform has several packages and the price ranges from a couple of bucks to tens of thousands.

Is Entre Institute a Scam

We will break it down in a bit.

Even though this is advertised as a training platform, the thing is that you won’t find a lot of training materials showing you how to build up an online business.
It focuses more on a motivational aspect, which is not a bad thing but if a newbie purchases the course he or she can be lost very easily.

This course teaches how you can start with your online business using the following 3 ways:

  1. Affiliate Marketing – It is a legit business model and actually quite easy, comparing other business models
  2. Digital Marketing Agency – Where you help local businesses to promote their product and service online and you get paid for it
  3. Create your e-book course

Just to be clear, all these business models are legit and they work. The question is though, is the Entre Institute a platform that teaches what steps need to be made in order to start earning money online?

As mentioned the entire training consists of several bundles, or packages where the first ones don’t teach anything actionable.
It is just a bunch of theories in Jeff’s videos that can be found for free on YouTube.

The more you buy, the more training you get, but in order to have access to real training, one might spend several thousands of dollars.
These “packages” are pretty much a sales funnel where a prospect is bothered with Entre Institute Advisors.

These guys don’t really want to help you, in fact, the research shows that many members did not get sufficient support.
The only purpose of these “advisors” is to make you purchase more expensive stuff from them.

Founder of Entre Institute

The founder of Entre institute is Jeff Lerner.

Is Entre Institute a Scam

He is an entrepreneur, author, and speaker, and somewhere I have seen that he is also a musician.
Jeff is from Houston, TX, where he also attended university and according to his resume, he was working as a piano player on nights.

Apparently, he also played in the homes of CEOs and business owners.

Long story short, he got himself in debt and soon after became a digital marketer. His debt (which was more than $400,000) was paid off in about 18 months.
Good for him.
He then founded companies, like Entre Institute, 7 Mile Digital, and Xurli (it is a digital marketing agency).

If we measure success with money then he is a successful internet marketer, meaning he knows how to make money.
But he has a shady history and in the past, he launched several scammy courses.

I don’t mean to be negative but short research shows that Jeff is considered a serial scammer.
So it doesn’t hurt to be a little bit skeptical when it comes to the claims on his homepage.

“Community Support, Specialized Knowledge, and Personal Development helping You take your business and your life to the Next Level…”

His previous courses (or programs) are basically all the same, he just re-hash the old one, adds some new stuff, changes the name, and there you go a new course is made.
The perfect business model for Jeff (and his team) and in a while, we are going to see how much he charges for the course.

But something on a positive note here;
Jeff also has had his own YouTube channel since 2011 with more than 530 videos and 62,000 subscribers.
If you haven’t yet, you can go ahead and check his videos to form your opinion.

Who is it for?

In theory, this is a program for people who wants to become digital marketers, or who want to find ways how to create a consistent income online.
Also, it seems to be suitable for intermediate marketers searching for ways how to improve their skills.

But if we take a better look at how the Entre Institute works, I think everyone should be aware of the high-pressure selling tactic these guys within the Entre Institute use.

I really don’t like being bothered by some “advisor” trying to sell me more stuff.
I don’t even like insurance agents who keep getting in touch in order to sell some upgrades.

So if you don’t mind being chased by such advisors and you have a budget of several thousands of dollars, then this might work for you.

I know that this platform is definitely not for me.
If there is value in it for a forgettable price, I would most likely become an affiliate and promote this product.
But I can’t.

What is Inside?

Is Entre Institute a Scam

As mentioned at the beginning there are several pieces of training for different prices.
Let’s start one by one

Entre Blueprint: The Price $39

This is the initial program for 39 bucks showing 6 videos where Jeff explains his success.

Entre Nation Elite: The price is $348

Whereas the Entre Blueprint was a one-time charge, this module costs $49 per month, or you can get it for $348 if you pay yearly.

Basically, you pay for access to weekly webinars where Jeff and his team talk about digital marketing.
I have seen many webinars and a lot of them are just a waste of time.

They don’t show the exact steps, and from my experience, I know how important it is to show for example how to set up a website, how to install a plugin, or how to activate the plugin.
There are many steps in the background of the website that need to be taken so the website is prepared for the search engines.

Entre Digital: The price is $1,997

Imagine the prospect has seen some introduction videos, maybe a couple of webinars, and spent already almost a hundred bucks.
Now, if he pays an additional $1,997 he is going to learn more about the following:

  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Digital Consulting
  • eCommerce

So the first two are just sort of “Entrée”, and only after paying $2,000, you are getting to the real knowledge.
To me, this is already a ripp-off.

Now it is getting more interesting since one needs to pay $15,000 for Entre Results.

Entre Coaching: $15,000

This might sound lucrative since for $15,000 per year you can get access to one-on-one private coaching sessions.

Your coach or advisor will help you with:

  • setting up your goals
  • plans
  • starting your own online business.

And finally, the most expensive one for almost $30,000, to be precise the price is $29,997!

Entre Inner Circle: $29,997

For almost 30Gs you get access to a yearly “Virtual Intensives” with Jeff and his team.
That includes 2 live workshops and exclusive training.

Well, I believe that includes the flight ticket from wherever you are…

How Does It Work

Let’s go over the 6 steps that are part of the very first training called Entre BluePrint.

Is Entre Institute a Scam

These steps are just videos.

1) Video is about how you can change your life with this company.

He calls it 3Ps, which means:
– Personal
– Professional
– Physical

2) Video is called the 3 Legs of successful action.

Here he talks about Community, Strategy, and Belief.

3) In the 3rd video he again talks about “three phases of building your legacy”.

These are: Leverage, Growth, and Wealth

Again all very generic and this kind of material is available for free on Youtube and all over the internet.

4) In the 4th video he introduces Affiliate Marketing

He calls this module “the lazy person’s online business model”.
Of course, this business model is not for lazy people, but the truth is, it is one of the easiest ways how to create an online business.
Actually, your business is your website and there are many affiliate marketers making 6 or even 7 figures per year.

In Jeff’s video though, you are not going to learn what needs to be done in order to start with affiliate marketing.
He vaguely talks about this business model, but again, such information is available for free.

5) The 5th video concerns eCommerce

Basically, you are going to “learn” here that it is much better to run an eCommerce business than a Brick and Mortar business.
which is true, but again why does one have to pay for such general information?

6) Digital Consulting

This is the 3rd business model that he talks about and again very general information about starting a digital agency.

Nothing extraordinary, but probably a lot of people prefer to have all these kinds of information in one place.
I get it.

But the thing with Entre Institure is that he is just a 1st step in the sales funnel.

This is not a regular Step-by-Step training

He doesn’t talk about the nuts and bolts of creating actually a business.

All is this training about is promoting the next and more expensive tier.
And what I find really annoying, a member who joins the program is going to receive emails, texts on his cell phone, and phone calls regarding a so-called business adviser.

And you can imagine how persuasive these guys are.

This is where their magic happens – I mean this is where they earn the most.

How many people can turn the best opportunity down?
This is one and last chance to change your life…

And all in the same manner  – to make you purchase even more.

So at the end of the day, the value you pay for this program is far beyond the quality of the training.
The thing is that you don’t need to spend several thousands of dollars for learning affiliate marketing or how to create an e-book.

Why Is It So Expensive?

Honestly, I don’t understand why he charges so much.

My guess is that it should make you think that this must work. For such an “investment” there is no way that one can’t succeed.

Well, it obviously works but for the founder (and most likely for his affiliate as well).

But in my experience there is no need to pay tens of thousands of dollars for such a course… that actually is not even step-by-step training.
You won’t find any structured training here.

I understand that the motivational part is also important, but if you take no action, you won’t have any results.

And again, there are many motivational videos on youtube, available for free.
If you have a budget and you feel like need to be motivated, I believe that seminars like UPW cost several thousands of dollars and I know people who attended these seminars.

In fact, I am planning to attend as well (as soon as traveling will be possible again).

Before we Wrap up

Is this course going to change your life?
Well, it might, but if you don’t have tens of thousands of dollars budget for such “training” I personally don’t recommend joining this platform.

Affiliate marketing is one of the easiest ways how to start making money online.
It requires some effort and but of time, but with proper training, it is possible to get results faster.

The particular training I have in mind is a step-by-step training showing how to set up a website, what plug-ins to use, what kind of post/pages your website needs, and so on.
The best part is that the first 10 lessons are completely free and you don’t need a credit card to attend this training.
Check the platform, and if you have questions let me know in the comment section below.

But I digress and let’s finish the Entre Institute review by checking the Pros and Cons.

What do I like about Entre Institute?

  • 30 Days Money Back Guarantee
  • Jeff has a lot of experience with internet marketing and he knows how to make money

What I don’t like about Entre Institute?

  • It doesn’t have a structured training
  • Too much emphasis on motivational stuff (which is not that bad, but that is available on YouTube for Free)
  • High-Pressure Selling Tactics
  • It gets ridiculously expensive

Is Entre Institute a Scam?

Entre Institute is a borderline scam in my opinion.

I mean the good thing is that you have the possibility of a refund, but I would be careful there as well.
People complain about the support that is not supportive at all.

All they do is try to convince you about the upgrade.
These guys are not very happy when they have to return your money.

Another “good thing” about this course is that it has a quite good affiliate program.
Meaning if you purchase it, you can promote it.

That’s why you have probably seen other reviews, with an opposite opinion about the Entre Institute.
Many of the reviewers are promoting this program so they won’t reveal the Cons, or they mention only a few tiny things, that really doesn’t matter.

As I said I don’t like poor educational material within the Entre Institue, and therefore I don’t feel like promoting this program.
On top of it, the selling tactics are really spammy.

Let me know what you think about the Entre Institute. Would you pay tens of thousands of dollars for such a course?
Also if you have any other questions, please use the comment section below.

Thank you for reading

2 thoughts on “Is Entre Institute a Scam?”

  1. Hello Mike, thank you for the honest review of the Entre Institute. There are some many scams out there that is really very scary. What is upsetting to me is that there are a lot of people that are desperate and are willing to put in effort and time to find a way to make money to support themselves and their families and if  they don’t do a proper research, they end up losing money instead. Thank you for taking the time to give a detailed and comprehensive review of  the Entre Institute. I myself was lucky enough to find an amazing platform with great training and support, but I could only imagine the heartbreak if I ended up with one of the scam programs.

    • You are right. Unfortunately, people fall for such scams and products that use deceptive marketing methods.

      That’s why it is essential to do proper research. 
      Glad you like the article. 

      Wishing you all the best 


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