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!


Start-up cost: $8,500 (PC, printer, marketing, advertising, acquisition, hardware, Web hosting service

Potential earnings: $5,000 to $200,000+

Advertising: Advertise in celebrity magazines and fan club Web sites.

Equipment needed: Typical home personal computer as advertised in Sunday retail inserts. Database management software, digital camera.

Consider amassing a variety of throwaways and collectibles from TV and movie sets such as scripts, props, film footage, autographs, etc. and auctioning and selling such items via the Internet. Display wares via a online thumbnail catalog. Market to consumers, collectors, and fan clubs.

Site Luring Freebies: Links to celebrity info sites, fan sites and discussion groups.

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