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August 19, 2013
Boomers spark a boom in business sales
Several recent studies show retirement is the No. 1 contributor to business sales.
By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG
AP Business Writer
One business broker from California said a lot of the activity he is seeing is baby boomers who want to retire now that the economy is better.
NEW YORK — Baby boomers preparing for retirement are driving a surge in small business sales, as they find more and more buyers confident enough in the improving economy to expand their own businesses through acquisitions.
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