In short, this magazine actively solicits online models to compete to be the cover model of their magazine charging up to $960 for this worthless opportunity. Roger Talley wrote about it in this article which goes into great detail. If you have $960 to burn, send it to me instead. In the end, you will still have no exposure but I will have a new toy.
As part of their convoluted business model, they also want models to sell their crap and here’s a copy of their sales commission agreement.