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I am new to the area and want to make a complaint against a local business. Can you tell me what options I have?

A good place to begin is with the Texas Attorney General’s Office. A helpful overview of the process is provided on their website: What to Do if You Have a Consumer Complaint.  Another useful option is the Better Business Bureau. … Continue reading

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What kinds of free resources are available in the Dallas area for local inventors?

No matter where inventors may be in the process of developing their invention, they often find they need information or assistance to: • protect the “intellectual property” of their invention idea • implement the business side of making their idea … Continue reading

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Does the library offer any programs about starting a small business?

The Business & Technology Division at the Central Library has lots to offer the budding entrepreneur, including business and entrepreneurial programs.  They have recently partnered with the City of Dallas Office of Economic Development to offer two “Starting a Small … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: Morningstar

Want to learn investing skills or sharpen your current investing skills?  Check out the Investment Classroom from the Morningstar database.  The Investment Classroom offers more than 100 courses over stocks, funds, bonds, and portfolios.  You can also browse through a … Continue reading

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Q&A: I want to start a small business. Can the library help?

Dallas Public Library’s Business & Technology Division houses a small business collection of books covering all facets of starting a small business, covering such topics as researching a new business idea, creating a business plan, obtaining financing, setting up an … Continue reading

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