Day: July 9, 2022

Business Tips

Fourth of July at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Hundreds of vacationers flocked to the Virginia Beach Oceanfront this Independence Day weekend, staying late into Monday night.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — This Independence Day weekend celebration brought in a rush the Virginia Beach Oceanfront hasn’t frequently seen since the beginning of the pandemic.

“We have multiple lots, multiple sizes and every one of them is full before noon,” said Steven Salles, a parking lot attendant at 23rd Street.

He said people came to Virginia Beach from across the Commonwealth and from other states to enjoy the holiday weekend. He said he loves seeing the rush of the crowds.

“The economy here in VB is booming. I haven’t seen it this busy in years,” said Salles. “I think the Oceanfront business is epic. I think if you talk to the proprietors, I think everyone’s going to have a banner holiday weekend.”

All that foot traffic is walking right into nearby

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Bussines Service

Perspectum Announces American Medical Association (AMA)

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The American Medical Association (AMA) has issued two unique Category III Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) codes for Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (QMRCP), CPT 0723T and CPT +0724T, otherwise known in the market as MRCP+, which can help clinicians assess patients with diseases of the biliary tree and pancreatic duct. Effective July 1, 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued appropriate reimbursement for the MRCP+ procedure.

The new Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (QMRCP) which became effective on July 1, 2022, are:


Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (QMRCP) including data preparation and transmission, interpretation, and report, obtained without diagnostic MRI examination of the same anatomy (e.g., organ, gland, tissue, target structure) during the same session.


Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography (QMRCP) including data preparation and transmission, interpretation, and report, obtained with diagnostic MRI examination of the same anatomy (e.g., organ, gland, tissue, target

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What to expect from a financial advisor /

If you know how important it is to invest for your future, but you’re unsure of the road to follow, you may want to get some guidance and direction from a financial professional. But if you’ve never worked with one before, what can you expect?


Here are some things to look for: 


  • Assessment – A financial advisor will assess your current financial situation – assets, income, debts and so on – but that’s just the start. These days, advisors recognize the need to view their clients’ lives holistically. Consequently, you will see questions like this: What are your feelings about investing? How would you judge your risk tolerance? What are your individual financial goals? What hopes and dreams do you have for your family?

  • Recommendations – Only after fully understanding your needs, goals and preferences will a financial
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Business News

Latest Stock Market and Business News for June 6, 2022

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Monday announced a two-year pause on imposing any new tariffs on the solar industry, a decision that follows an outcry from importers who have complained the levies are threatening broader adoption of solar energy in the United States.

The move is a victory for domestic solar installers, who said the tariffs would put at risk the Biden administration’s goal of significantly cutting carbon emissions by the end of the decade by reducing the flow of products into the United States. But it goes against the wishes of some American solar manufacturers and their defenders, who have been pushing the administration to erect tougher barriers on cheap imports to help revive the domestic industry.

It was the latest example of President Biden’s being caught between competing impulses when it comes to trying to steer the United States away from planet-warming fossil fuels, as he has …

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Business Plans

21 Best Small Business Ideas To Start In 2022

There are plenty of advantages to being a business owner. First, owning a small business provides the opportunity to earn more money. Also, being a business owner means you are in control of everything. You decide when to work, where, and what to sell.

Meanwhile, the first step to becoming an entrepreneur is finding a small business idea that works for you. In this article, we go through small business ideas to serve as inspiration for beginners.

What is a small business, and why start it online?

Anyone can start an online business as long as you have a small business idea and a working internet connection in this age and time. Today, you have all the tools to set up your own business online.

Any business that functions on a small scale involves less investment and less human/machine labor to operate is a small business. Most entrepreneurs with huge

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Castro Street businesses weigh in on permanent street

After more than two years of allowing a few blocks of Castro Street businesses to utilize the street for outdoor dining, the Mountain View City Council is taking steps to turn this temporary program into a permanent pedestrian mall.

The city voted to close part of Castro Street to vehicular traffic in June 2020, following the lead of other cities like Palo Alto that implemented similar programs in response to the pandemic. The current Castro StrEATs program allows businesses and the public to utilize the car-free roadway on the 100 to 300 blocks of the street.

The city has conducted several engagement activities to get feedback about the program over the last two years, and according to a city staff report, the community has indicated a strong support for making the street closure permanent.

“I think it’s absolutely fabulous,” said David Gamow, manager of East West Bookshop located at 324

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