At least from your posting, you are a pretty classic MLMer. Just the appearance of an opportunity is enough for you to part with substantial money.
And then of course, you cannot fathom why people you approach are more circumspect.
Your upline is making all the money from the product you and the other downline is buying. As for the rest, just do the simple math to see how much it would add up to if you could ALL make $7000 a week, and compare it against the entire revenue of your company.