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Suazo Business Center President and CEO Silvia Castro, left, and the center's founder, Gladys Gonzalez. Through their work with the Suazo Business Center, the two women have helped about 5,000 Utah small businesses.

These Latinas helped start 5,000 Utah small businesses, most of them minority-owned

Silvia Castro, president and CEO of the Suazo Business Center, left, and the center’s founder, Gladys Gonzalez. Through their work with the Suazo Business Center, the two women have helped approximately 5,000 small businesses in Utah. (Courtesy of Silvia Castro and Gladys Gonzalez) Estimated reading time: 8-9 minutes WEST VALLEY — The Suazo Business Center …

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Maybe the US is in a recession, but small businesses don’t know it

Are we in a recession? Because if we are, it’s very strange. Of course, we had two quarters of negative economic growth. Manufacturing demand is falling. Activity in the construction and housing markets has slowed. Tech companies are contracting. Financial services and real estate companies lay off workers. Inflation and energy costs remain stubbornly high, …

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Liz Truss has warned of mass bankruptcies if businesses remain uncertain about energy bills

Liz Truss faces a political and economic baptism of fire this week with warnings of massive bankruptcies across the economy – even as the new Prime Minister prepares to lead the nation in a minute’s silence on Sunday night to honor the Queen’s legacy. Ahead of the Queen’s funeral at Westminster Abbey on Monday and …

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Kim Shanahan, who operates online store Gifts Fulfilled, stacks Get Well Soon boxes in her shop, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, in Berlin, Md. This is a fulfillment project for another company to create jobs at her company. (AP Photo/Todd Dudek)

As Small Businesses Raise Prices, Some Customers Push Back

NEW YORK — Inflation doesn’t just cost small businesses money. It also costs them customers. At the Bushwick Grind Cafe in Brooklyn, New York, Kymme Williams-Davis raised prices and switched to different types of products to cope with rising costs for milk, coffee, paper and plastic items, as well as to shortages of items such …

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Robinhood users buy and own businesses "they know, understand and believe in for the long haul".  Here are their favorite stocks.

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, MSFTMicrosoft, Tesla TSLA, AAPL Apple, Ford Motor Company F and DisneyDIS. It is also Nio NIO, …

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Michigan marijuana businesses will pay over $100,000 in fines. here’s why

The Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) has begun publishing monthly disciplinary action reports regarding fines and suspensions issued to Michigan marijuana businesses for violating agency rules. The first report released for August called for eight companies to be fined up to $116,000 for failing to submit proper financial reports on time. No other violations were targeted. …

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I Started 2 Businesses During Recessions: Here Are 4 Tips For Growing Your Startup During Downturns

I Started 2 Businesses During Recessions: Here Are 4 Tips For Growing Your Startup During Downturns

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur the contributors are theirs. The message was written on a tombstone: “RIP Good Times”. Dilok Klaisataporn | Getty Images I started my first business during the Great Recession. AppDynamics had ten employees and a product implementation issue with Netflix, our second customer, when Sequoia Capital released its now famous RIP memo …

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