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Subject:  Re: Location, Location, Location? Date:  5/22/2002  12:24 PM
Author:  blford Number:  5851 of 15007

Hi Mike,

OK, you asked for it!

#1)Laser Tag/Arcade/Snack Bar type of place.

There are several of these here in Richmond, VA, along with outdoor paintball fields, and they seem to do very well!

#2)Financial Planning - More "Personal Finance" stuff that the Fool teaches here. (CC Debt, Budgeting, SAVE SOME STINK'N MONEY, etc.)

I assume, here we go again, that you already know something about this. It's a high traffic market here as well since there are so many young people around who don't know how to handle their finances well. Several colleges with kids with CCs.

#3)Car Wash - Self-Serve & Drive Through.

Every state I've ever lived in has had these around. When I move somewhere it's one of the first things I look for. The people/owners I've spoken to all say it's easy and profitable.

#4)Deli w/Mom - she has been looking into this on her own, but may need additional Financial/Business support.

A friend of mine had her own little sandwich shop and she said