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More States Legalizing Pot Could Force Feds To Do Something About Bank Access

More States Legalizing Pot Could Force Feds To Do Something About Bank Access

Greener Culture October 31, 2016 0

Operating a store selling a product that’s legal in your state but illegal on the federal level creates a unique business challenge: running a business without being allowed to use banks. Yet ballot initiatives

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The First Church Of Cannabis Has Been Approved As Tax-Exempt

The First Church Of Cannabis Has Been Approved As Tax-Exempt

Greener Culture June 2, 2015 0

It’s already in our lube and our lip balm, so it was probably only a matter of time before marijuana showed up at church as well. Now, the First Church Of Cannabis, Inc. has

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Marijuana cultivation build-outs most expensive in Arizona, Colorado

Marijuana cultivation build-outs most expensive in Arizona, Colorado

Greener Culture February 20, 2015 0

There can be extensive build-out costs in outfitting buildings for medical marijuana cultivation – and Arizona has some of the highest build-out costs in the country as a legalization effort could find its way

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$2 billion company betting big on marijuana

$2 billion company betting big on marijuana

Greener Culture January 8, 2015 0

Until now, it’s been a few rich individuals who secretly funded burgeoning pot companies, but for the first time, a major investment firm is going to put multimillion dollars behind marijuana. It’s a partnership

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Venture Investors Light Up Cannabis Startups

Venture Investors Light Up Cannabis Startups

Greener Culture December 20, 2014 0

As American lawmakers legalize cannabis in a handful of states and decriminalize it in others, “potrepreneurs” are emerging from the shadows to bring tech to the cannabis community. There’s Weedmaps, the Google Maps for

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Colorado OKs marijuana credit union

Colorado OKs marijuana credit union

Greener Culture December 9, 2014 0

Colorado’s marijuana businesses have a cash flow problem: Too much cash is flowing in and they’ve nowhere to put it. Most banks refuse to work with marijuana businesses, which are legal in Colorado but

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American Cannabis Helps Navigate the Cannabis Industry

American Cannabis Helps Navigate the Cannabis Industry

Greener Culture December 8, 2014 0

The U.S. cannabis industry could be worth $35 billion in 2020 if all 50 states legalized the drug and the federal government ended its prohibition, according to a report from GreenWave Advisors. Even if

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REGULATION IS SQUEEZING OUT POTREPRENEURS, CLEARING THE ROAD FOR BIG CANNABIS

REGULATION IS SQUEEZING OUT POTREPRENEURS, CLEARING THE ROAD FOR BIG CANNABIS

Greener Culture November 21, 2014 0

A 46-year-old mother of three, Dooley is the cofounder and president of Julie’s Baked Goods, a purveyor of cannabis-infused snacks. She has celiac disease and wanted to create gluten-free products that would relieve her

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Colorado schools get $975,000 in pot revenue for hiring health staff

Colorado schools get $975,000 in pot revenue for hiring health staff

Greener Culture November 16, 2014 0

After taking applications for about a month from school districts looking to hire health workers with funds from marijuana revenue, the state on Wednesday awarded more than $975,000 in grants. The legislature set aside

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Why Legalizing Medical Marijuana Will Make Investors Extremely Wealthy

Why Legalizing Medical Marijuana Will Make Investors Extremely Wealthy

Greener Culture November 4, 2014 0

I never thought I’d see more people invest in marijuana than smoke it. But those investments are exactly what’s about to happen given a recent survey from some of the most influential and social

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