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!
WAKE-UP AND REMINDER SERVICE
Start-up cost: $500 - $700
Potential earnings: $25 - $100 per client; $12,000 - $75,000+ per year
Advertising: Classified and small space ads in large-city magazines and newspapers, and Yellow Pages. For national coverage, use Internet ads.
Equipment needed: Desk, phone, fax, typewriter or access to a typist. A PC can help you get your dates and calls better organized.
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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