FAQ

Achieve and Other Programs​

How is Achieve Weight Loss different than other programs?

  • -We educate people about food found in their pantries, refrigerators, freezers, and local stores.
  • -We are not a supplemental or pre-packaged based program.
  • -We are not here to sell people a proprietary product or get them into a reoccurring product program.
  • -Unlike calorie based programs, you cannot cheat and call it a Healthy Day!
  • -On a Healthy Day you will get a balance and proper intake of protein, fat and carbohydrates.

Is Achieve Weight Loss a low-carb diet?

  • -We are a lower-carb balanced lifestyle . You can still enjoy fruit, potatoes and pasta on a Healthy Day!

Is Achieve Weight Loss a high-protein diet?

  • -No. Our clients do not consume any more protein than a person would on the USDA's 2,000 calorie diet. 

Achieve and Nutrition

What is your stance on artificial sweeteners?

  • -We recommend clients use Stevia, Monk Fruit or sugar alcohols as sweeteners. 
  • -We recommend clients limit artificial sweeteners when possible.

Can you eat fruit,pasta, potatoes, beans and corn on the Achieve Lifestyle?

  • -Yes!

Can you eat breads, muffins, tortillas on the Achieve Lifestyle?

  • -Yes!

Do you require exercise to lose weight?

  • No. Exercise is important-and we will give you reasons you should exercise-but nutrition is 90% of the battle. 

Will Achieve work for a type 2 diabetic?
   -Yes, but please consult your doctor. We've seen many type 2 diabetics eliminate or reduce their medication!

Achieve and Finances

May I attend the first class before I decide?  

      -Yes!

Will my Insurance pay for the program?

  • -You may be able to use your Health Savings Account (HSA) to pay for Achieve Weight Loss program if the weight loss is a treatment for a specific disease diagnosed by a physician (such as obesity, hypertension, or heart disease). For more information, see “Weight-Loss Program” in IRS Publication 502 (PDF). 

Is there a discount for a married couple?

      -Yes. We will give a 15% discount to a married couple. This discount will be in addition to the group discount. Email us at: info@myachieveweightloss.com and request your couple's discount.
Can a person make payments if they cannot afford the cost upfront?
     -Yes, you may choose to spread out your payments over three months
Is there a discount for former members?
    -Yes, former Achieve members can attend the weight loss series for half off the regular price. To get your price, use the login information you uses when active. Once logged in choose the weight loss class option. If you need to get a book, there is a $10.00 additional charge.
How do I pay?
    -You may pay online or at the class.