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    A criminal case against a former Pennsylvania swimming pool contractor has been dismissed after he repaid a homeowner he was accused of ripping off in 2010. But he's not entirely in the clear.

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    Small businesses, often pressed for funds, struggle to sort out claims of using apps and social media to boost customers.

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  • IRS Targets Mom and Pop Shops

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    More than just another social networking site, LinkedIn can be used to generate sales. Here's how.