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Do you know what you’re buying? Due Diligence when Buying a Small Business

Buying a business can be one of the most liberating and life-changing decisions of your life. If you get it right, you can invest in an opportunity that not only makes your money, but holds its resale value and transforms your lifestyle. 62 more words

Buying A Business

Caveat Emptor

“Let the Buyer Beware”

Doctrine that the buyer purchases at his own risks.

Traditional Rule in common law.

Currently, many jurisdictions have worked to legislate away from Caveat Emptor and put more responsibility on the Seller and away from the Buyer ( 6 more words

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Fungus Prevention: Cameras and Lenses

Some glass etching fungi like living in the dark interiors of cameras and lenses. It’s not much of a problem outside the tropics, except in old lenses. 128 more words



Novice authors are often desperate to sell their books. Desperation leads to mistakes.

Assessing your talent as an author before you have been published is a very subjective experience. 559 more words


Suing For Emotional Distress? You May Have To Submit To An IPE

So you plan to bring a civil suit against someone or some entity to obtain retribution for some wrong, and as part of your lawsuit, you plan to allege intentional or negligent infliction of emotional distress.   278 more words


Advertising and bleeding hearts

For those of us who are aware that our hearts bleed all over the landscape, and who are the designated audience of many of the big multinationals and corporate giants in our midst, especially if we have undertaken to fight them on the difficult playing field of the mass media (owned and controlled by them), what is known as “promoted content” is an iffy subject. 623 more words

House Hunting Commitment Phobe - The Sequel

Part V–I think, I’m starting to lose track–of an interminable series.

I did it. I made an offer on a house. Again. And again, I battle the nerve-wracking indecision that comes with making such a huge commitment. 679 more words

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