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Cheryl Lynch

Husband and Wife Bring New Life to Resort with Help of FSBDC at UNF

Crystal Cove Resort and Marina was purchased by Kelly and Whitney Redford in January of 2012. The Redford’s sold their previous business back in Kentucky and decided to relocate to Palatka Florida, living the dream of owning a Marina Facility. The establishment had 54 hotel rooms, a full service restaurant with over 150 seats, 45 […]

Gem City Cottage: A dream come true for these business partners

Wendy Beeson and Valeria Ingamell quickly became friends upon meeting each other while volunteering for a local arts organization in Palatka years ago. Wendy, a world traveler and an accomplished artist, that has mastered watercolors and acrylic painting as well as being a collage crafting sculptor, is well known for her many award winning paintings […]

Employee Vs. Contractor: What You Need to Know

When it is time to look for additional help in your business, it is important to determine what kind of worker you will be looking for.  Essentially, do you need to hire an employee or find an independent contractor.  But, how do you determine whether or not an individual should be classified as an employee […]

When was the last time you actually looked at your credit report?

When was the last time you actually looked at your credit report? You may be saying to yourself, I’m not applying for any loans or a mortgage, all of my bills are current, or, I have no debt, so I shouldn’t have to worry about it. Wrong Answer! In the electronic age, more and more […]

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