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!
PLEASURE BOAT MAINTENANCE SERVICE
Start-up cost: $25
Potential earnings: $30 - $100 per boat per week; special work, like varnishing and painting, should be negotiated separately.
How to find clients: Leaflets distributed to marinas, yacht clubs, and dockside shops. Such ads can also be mailed to local boat owners, or posted on bulletin boards at local yacht clubs free of charge.
Equipment needed: Desk, phone, PC for records and ad preparation, mops, brushes, cloths, soap, wax.
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 nowor ask for it at your favorite bookstore. You can also call (800) 632-8676 www.primapublishing.com
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