Have you ever thought about owning your own business? A survey conducted a few years ago shows that most Americans have, but are afraid to take the risk. It's certainly a gamble but can be rewarding in more ways than financially. If you're ready to take the leap there's a unique business here in southeast Minnesota for sale now.

“Small businesses form the backbone of the economy, strengthen local communities and provide significant value to their customers, so it’s encouraging to see so many Americans would like to start their own companies.”

The quote above is from Vistaprint CEO, Trynka Shineman and came after the company conducted a survey to gauge America's aspirations.

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The survey of 1,000 American adults found that 62% have dreamed about running their own business and being their own boss. That number jumps higher when you look specifically at millennials. 77% of people in that age range have had thoughts of owning their own business.

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The top reasons why people don't start their own business are financial concerns and lack of confidence.

But, what if the business was already operating and all you needed to do was take control?

A southeast Minnesota man has announced plans to retire to northern Minnesota and is looking for someone to take control of his fully operational business.

Turnkey Business in Southeast Minnesota is For Sale

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Jay Clemons owns Clem's Cups and Cones in Kasson. The Ice Cream shop has been operating for a couple years now and as Jay prepares to retire he is looking for someone to take over.

Clemons told the Post Bulletin, "My goal is to sell it to somebody that keeps it up and keeps going because it's established. We did everything, planned everything and got it open and did all of that, so it's nice to do that. And we got it right now where it's running smooth."

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