Despite the drop in real incomes, Americans as a whole are actually spending more.

Read on to decide if it's the right time to start a business.

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Written by lyceum
554 days ago

The main problem is the decreased purchasing power due to the fact that the dollar has lost it value during time. If you would have used silver and gold instead, the situation would have been different nowadays.



Written by HeatherStone
555 days ago

Pretty impressive infographic, Art. Even if it doesn't tell the whole story, it's a good argument for the fact that opportunities do abound for small businesses. Thanks for sharing with the BizSugar community.



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