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Best states to start a business

As you look to start a small business, three of the main things you’re going to worry about are location, location, and location. And for good reason: the specific place and time in which you start up a small business, freelance operation, or independent contractor career can have a huge impact on the longevity and success of your venture.

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Photography laws 101

To protect yourself and your business, get acquainted with photography laws and your responsibilities. Learn more.

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How much do carpenters make?

How much do carpenters make? How much do self-employed carpenters make? Carpenters’ average salary Factors that impact what carpenters make​ Factors that impact independent carpenters’ earnings​ Protect your business Get

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Subcontractor vs. contractor

Understanding the common terms and roles of who is on a jobsite is important. We explain subcontractor vs contractor vs. independent contractor. Learn more.

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Landscaping license requirements

What licenses do landscapers need and how do they vary by state? Use this guide to landscaping licenses to learn more and start your own business.

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