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Why should teenagers settle for a summer job when they can start their own business and enjoy the income as well as entrepreneurship?

For those who aren’t yet 18 years old, starting a business can be especially tricky.  But  SmallBusiness.com, has put together a list of ideas for teens to get their feet wet in the world of business.

Suggestions include such summer-job staples as washing cars and cutting grass, while others strive to take advantage of things teens do well, such as a tech helper. “Lots of people in your neighborhood who would love to have their digital devices organized, updated, explained,” the article states.

SmallBusiness.com offers nine suggestions in all.  Each one comes with a list of the talents and skills needed, any equipment that may be required, and some suggestions for marketing your new enterprise.

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