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2 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

Business owner with unsecured Wi-Fi questioned during child porn investigation

A convicted sex offender is back in jail after police said they caught him sending child porn over the internet.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Personal Finance, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Lawmakers approve final attempt to expand Medicaid

As the legislative session wound down on Thursday, Maine's Democratic-controlled Legislature approved a final attempt to expand health care coverage to about 70,000 low-income residents under the Affordable Care Act.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, US News, US Governors, Paul LePage, Personal Finance

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Poughkeepsie Journal

Small business: Mentors help minority firms

Mel Gravely says his construction company might not exist today if he didn't have mentors to guide it.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Charlotte, NC, Greenville (Charlotte, NC)

Small Business Trends

A Plug-and-Play Customer Loyalty Program for Small Businesses

Punch cards for your repeat customers will soon be a thing of the past. But it's difficult for small businesses to afford those plastic key cards that you might get from a place like a grocery store or gas station.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Marketing

Freshnews

Ardian Group Inc. Awarded Department of Homeland Security Small Business Achievement Award

For the second year in a row, Ardian Group Inc. is proud to be the recipient of the Department of Homeland Security's Small Business Achievement Award.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, US Secret Service, US News

The Willits News

Average American foots the bill when firms sidestep taxes, report says

The average American would have to fork over an extra $1,259 in state and federal income taxes this year to make up for the revenue lost because of offshore tax havens used by corporations and wealthy individuals, according to a new report.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Small Business Trends

Strengthening Your Small Business With Subcontractors

Dealing with the ebb and flow of workloads can be challenging for small businesses.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Healthcare Law, Law, Social Security, Medicare, Health, Employment / Labor Law

CBC News

Halifax Water bill for $9K shocks small business

The controversy of Halifax Water's stormwater surcharges continues. David Barettt, co-owner of Barrett Lumber Company, got a surprise bill in the mail a few weeks ago.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Canada,

National Public Radio

When Divorce Leads To A Happily Ever After For A Small Business

Rhonda Sanderson and her ex-husband, John Amato III, shown here in 2010, helped make a business thrive after they divorced.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

WGBH

When Divorce Leads To A Happily Ever After For A Small Business

Rhonda Sanderson and her ex-husband, John Amato III, shown here in 2010, helped make a business thrive after they divorced.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Marketing

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

Hawaii Health Connector's next target: small business owners

Small businesses will be the next target for the Hawaii Health Connector as it focuses its outreach and education efforts to employers, interim executive director Tom Matsuda told PBN in an exclusive interview.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Hawaii, Hawaii Government

The Kansas City Star

Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes falling

On Wednesday, rails to be used by the new downtown streetcar were delivered to a staging area at 19th and Walnut streets.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Kansas City, MO

CBC News

Reimaging Toronto's apartments as small businesses

Shazia Iqbal cooks for friends and neighbours, and hopes to one day cook for many more, in her apartment's small kitchen.

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Related Topix: Canada, Personal Finance,

The Kansas City Star

Google Fiber testing small business service in Kansas City

Google Inc. plans to test an ultra-high-speed Internet service to some small businesses in Kansas City - spinning off the household service it debuted here - by the end of the year.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, Personal Finance

Detroit News

Small business program to award $500K to 32 companies in Detroit, Hamtramck, Highland Park

The New Economy Initiative, a six-year-old project that's funded studies and business incubators in Metro Detroit, announced Wednesday a small business program that will award $500,000 to 32 existing companies who plan to grow.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Hamtramck, MI

Forbes.com

Need A Small Business Loan? Borrowing From Suppliers Is As Easy As Riding A Bike

It's the small business owner willing to be creative that gets financing these days.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Layton, UT

Washington Times

Va. small business owners advocate for Medicaid

A group of small business owners want Virginia House Republicans to drop their opposition to expanding publicly funded health care to low-income residents.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Colorado Springs Business Journal

Sky Sox, CenturyLink promoting small businesses

CenturyLink, in partnership with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox and the Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center, is promoting the Small Business Spotlight, The Spotlight is designed to help small businesses in the Colorado Springs area.

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Related Topix: Qwest, Savvis, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, CenturyTel, Personal Finance, Colorado Springs, CO

WMFD-TV Mansfield

Seminar Offered For Women And Minority Small Businesses

A three-hour seminar was held Wednesday morning for women and minorities who either already own small businesses, or want to start one.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Shelby, OH, Cincinnati, OH

Cambs Times

Social media workshop will help businesses get ahead in digital world

The workshop is being organised by Destination Digital, a new programme from Connecting Cambridgeshire to help small businesses use digital technology with free business support and grants to buy digital products and services.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

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