An Idea for a Small Business You Can Start
Start-up costs range $50 to $500,000+, earnings $5,000 to $2,000,000++, skills from knowing nothing to running an airline. Bon appetit!
BIRD, DUCK, AND GEESE CHASING SERVICE
Start-up cost: $300 - $500
Potential earnings: $15,000 - $50,000+ a year part-time; $40,000 - $125,000+ a year full-time in heavily grassed areas.
Advertising: Send letters to local organizations offering your safe, effective service. Run small classified ads. Any area of the world having manicured lawns is an excellent candidate for this service.
Equipment needed: While your dog is not "equipment," he/she is a key part of your business! Also a desk, phone, typewriter or PC with printer, fax machine.
WHAT YOU DO
Excerpted with permission from "199 Great Home Businesses You Can Start (and Succeed In) for Under $1,000" by Tyler G. Hicks. Published by Prima Publishing. For more on this and 198 other great businesses you can start, Buy the book now or ask for it at your favorite bookstore. You can also call (800) 632-8676 www.primapublishing.com
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