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Jesse Boyer

Jesse Boyer

Merchant Maverick Contributor
Jesse graduated magna cum laude from the University of California, Irvine in 2021 with a BA in philosophy. He broke into the writing industry as a freelance editor, collaborating with writers to create awesome, informative content on topics ranging from food and finances to law and medicine. When he isn’t experimenting with new beverage recipes or rushing to catch the next heavy metal concert, he’s likely keeping up with Duolingo lessons (currently German and Spanish).
Starting a laundromat business

How To Start A Laundromat In 8 Steps

Owning a laundromat is simpler than many other types of businesses; your greatest responsibilities will be keeping track of your financials, managing customers, and maintaining your equipment. But don’t let the ease of running a laundromat tempt you into becoming an absentee manager, in which case, your business will suffer as a result.

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Mar 20, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

What Is A DBA & How Do You Register For One?

The biggest disadvantages of a DBA are that a DBA doesn’t establish a new legal entity and you don’t have ownership over your DBA. You couldn’t sue another company for violating a trademark if it registers a business name similar or identical to yours.

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Jan 26, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

How To Get A Business License: Expected Costs, Timeline, & Resources

A business license is a permit to operate your business, and it is non-negotiable. In fact, it is illegal to operate a business without a permit or license. This keeps you accountable to the city in which you operate and helps local government agencies regulate the businesses in their jurisdiction. Learn more about getting and maintaining a license to run a business in your state.

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Jan 24, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

The 5 Types Of Franchises You Could Own

There are five main types of franchising relationships, each of which represents a different segment of a franchised company’s supply chain. Depending on factors such as the level of control you want over your business, your business experience/skill-set, and the amount of capital you can access, you might decide to open a business format franchise, product franchise, or a manufacturing franchise.

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Feb 9, 2023 Filed under: Small Business

How To Start A Side Hustle: The Complete Guide To Setting Up and Running A Side Business Successfully

Your side hustle may not be your primary focus. After all, you’ve still got bills to pay and health coverage to maintain, so you don’t want to endanger your day job in the pursuit of a dream. Nonetheless, the same elements that translate to a greater likelihood of business success apply regardless of whether your business is your part-time or full-time endeavor.

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Dec 19, 2022 Filed under: Small Business

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