7 Retail Business Ideas You Can Start on a Budget

| August 30, 2018

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Retail Business Ideas You Can Start on a Budget Startup Business IdeasYou can open your own used bookstore, either in a set location or online. Buying used books is a fairly inexpensive prospect as far as inventory is concerned.You can also open a consignment store, which sells second-hand goods as well but offers money back to people who bring in their items.

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