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Trading Cards Have Made A Huge Comeback, But Why?

The pandemic brought forth a lot of interesting and lucrative trends with collectible card games (CCG) and trading card games (TCG) being a couple of them. This resurgence of CCGs and TCGs has brought collectors out of the woodwork making the market relevant again. As

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Can Anyone Be an Entrepreneur?

Many of us are told “anything is possible as long as you put your mind to it.” Recently, people have applied this same logic to entrepreneurship. To become an entrepreneur you don’t need connections, money, or a million dollar idea—all you need is drive and

Aspiring homeowners ready to take on the housing market
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Housing Market Crash On The Way?

With relatively low mortgage rates and more people reassessing working from home, the housing market has been exploding. Freelancers, entrepreneurs, and everyday employees are in need of new homes or home offices. As the market explodes, housing costs have increased, and the number of available

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SBA Loans Are Gone, But What About Grants?

So you’ve decided to start a business or need money to help fund everyday operations. In a prior article we discussed the various ways to fund your business. Over the past year small business owners have been hearing terms like PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) loans,

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Cryptocurrency, NFTs and Your Business

Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and “insert” other random word and combine it with coin. That is all that most of us know about cryptocurrency. The world is watching this mystery currency that has been around for more than a decade but is now making people millions. The

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Songwriters Are Cashing Out Big On Their Catalogs

Songwriters have been selling their life’s work for a big payout. In the last year, songwriters like Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Stevie Nicks, Taylor Swift, and more have done so. The rise of the pandemic – the halting shows and tours – made the selling

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The Vastly Uneven Playing Field of Venture Capital

As we enter Pride month, many companies will be showing support for the queer community. Corporations like Wells Fargo and Nike will have floats at Pride and sell merchandise decked out in the rainbow flag, perhaps donating a portion of their sales to LGBTQ+ charities.

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Can The American Dream Be A Reality?

The use of the phrase “The American Dream” was first coined by James Truslow Adams in his 1931 book Epic of America. He described America as  “that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity

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Fear And Loathing In Las Business

So I was trying to think of what my article would be on this month. I usually have a message that I want to communicate to the business community and I use this opportunity to do so. But this month, I’ve not had any one