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Jason Brick

Jason Brick became a freelance writer after years of small business ownership and life coaching experience. He now works full-time as a freelance writer and speaker. He lives in Oregon.
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7 Great Small-Business Ideas for Kids to Start Making Money

Although an allowance can start teaching kids about money and finance, they can learn even more from earning money in a small business. Younger kids, of course, need opportunities that are safe for them and fit their skill levels. Here are several great small-business ideas that are fit for kids.
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20 Digital Payment Options for Small Business Transactions

The move from in-person, physical payments to digital transactions is well underway, and cash-only businesses today are missing out on sales. Learn about what digital payments are and the types of online payments, and review your options for accepting digital payments in your small business.
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7 Small Business Ideas for Teenagers & Young Entrepreneurs

Most teens look for their first job at the local burger joint, in the mall, or with some other local business. But getting an entry-level job is not the only model. Another, arguably better, choice is to encourage your teen to start their own business. Consider these small-business ideas for teens.
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10 Worst Home Improvement Projects That Decrease Resale Value

Although many remodeling and home improvement projects can improve the value of your home, some add no value, and a few might reduce the value compared to your home before you did the work. Here are the worst examples of home improvement and remodeling ideas that don’t increase resale value.