Basis of Presentation and Business
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2017
|Accounting Policies [Abstract]|
|Basis of Presentation and Business||
1 BASIS OF PRESENTATION AND BUSINESS
Basis of presentation and consolidation
The accompanying unaudited consolidated financial statements include the accounts of Surge Holdings, Inc. (“Holdings”), incorporated in Nevada on August 18, 2006, and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Ksix Media, Inc. (“Media”), incorporated in Nevada on November 5, 2014, Ksix, LLC (“KSIX”), a Nevada limited liability company that was formed on September 14, 2011, Surge Payment Systems, LLC (Formerly known as Blvd. Media Group, LLC) (“BMG”), a Nevada limited liability company that was formed on January 29, 2009, DigitizeIQ, LLC (“DIQ”) an Illinois limited liability company that was formed on July 23, 2014 and Surge Crypto Currency Mining, Inc. (Formerly known as North American Exploration, Inc.) (“NAE”), a Nevada corporation that was incorporated on August 18, 2006 (collectively the “Company”). All significant intercompany balances and transactions have been eliminated in consolidation.
The accompanying unaudited consolidated financial statements have been prepared in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America for interim financial statements and with the instructions to Form 10-Q and Article 8 of Regulation S-X of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Accordingly, they do not contain all information and footnotes required by accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America for annual financial statements. In the opinion of the Company’s management, the accompanying unaudited consolidated financial statements contain all of the adjustments necessary (consisting only of normal recurring accruals) to present the financial position of the Company as of March 31, 2017 and the results of operations and cash flows for the periods presented. The results of operations for the three months ended March 31, 2017 are not necessarily indicative of the operating results for the full fiscal year or any future period. These unaudited consolidated financial statements should be read in conjunction with the financial statements and related notes thereto included in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2016 filed with the SEC on December 11, 2017.
The Company has two operating subsidiaries, KSIX and DIQ.
KSIX is an Internet marketing company. KSIX is an advertising network designed to create revenue streams for its affiliates and to provide advertisers with increased measurable audience. KSIX provides performance based marketing solutions to drive traffic and conversions within a Cost-Per-Lead (“CPL”) business model. KSIX has an online advertising network that works directly with advertisers and other networks to promote advertiser campaigns and manages offer tracking, reporting and distribution.
DIQ is a full service digital advertising agency specializing in survey generation and landing page optimization specifically designed for mass tort action lawsuits.
The entire disclosure for the business description and basis of presentation concepts. Business description describes the nature and type of organization including but not limited to organizational structure as may be applicable to holding companies, parent and subsidiary relationships, business divisions, business units, business segments, affiliates and information about significant ownership of the reporting entity. Basis of presentation describes the underlying basis used to prepare the financial statements (for example, US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Other Comprehensive Basis of Accounting, IFRS).
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