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After serving eight years in the U.S. Navy, Danielle McCray wanted to start her own business as both a way to give back to her community of Florence, South Carolina, and to help secure a positive future for her son. "When I got out of the Navy," she remembers, "I was working for the Postal [...]

Intuit Helps Auto Shop Weather Devastating Storm

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“Auto repair is second nature to me,” admits Jerry Mallard, owner of American Automotive Repair. “My daddy had me under a car at seven years old ... I've been in cars ever since.” Working beneath the hood is Jerry’s greatest hobby and professional passion. It’s also what he is best known and respected for in [...]

Wish Helps California Bookstore Turn the Page on Longstanding Goal

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In 1981, Linda and Dennis Ronberg formed what would soon become known throughout Los Altos, California as Linden Tree Books. Originally specializing in children’s recordings, the establishment would richly evolve over the next three decades into a community treasure like no other. It goes without saying that longtime patrons of the bookstore were elated in [...]
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Intuit Wish Holds the Key to Success for Local Locksmith

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For Anna Fouts, the thought of becoming a locksmith never entered her mind -- at least not until she was offered an opportunity to become one. Having developed an unfortunate habit of locking herself out of her home and office, Anna became well acquainted over the years with Wayne Barber, a beloved locksmith of 40 [...]

A 'Sign' of Good Things to Come for In the RA Fitness

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If there's anything hotter than the weather in Phoenix, it's one of the hottest new group fitness studios in the West. But for Serina Kappes, co-founder of In the RA Fitness, the process of turning a negative relationship with fitness into a positive one began in 2009 following years of struggling with her weight. "About [...]

Baker's Wish is a Piece of Cake for Intuit

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For a little more than three years now, Shantal Derboghosian has led a double life. By day, she is an accomplished chemist who holds a master’s degree in environmental engineering from UCLA. But by night, she is the maven behind some of most exquisite designer cakes and cookies on the West Coast. "I call it [...]

Intuit Wish Helps Young Entrepreneur Remain a ‘Cut’ Above the Rest

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While a majority of his peers were toiling with video games and other common childhood pursuits, eight-year-old Ryan Stadel was becoming the youngest businessman on his block. "When I was a kid," Stadel, now 22, recalls, "my neighbor asked me if I could mow his yard when he went away on vacation. I took a [...]

Intuit Grants Wish to Help School Rock On

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In 2003, the movie The School of Rock was a hit with music and movie lovers everywhere. But Jack Black and the theatrical fusion of school and rock 'n' roll have nothing on what Jason Gittinger and his Detroit School of Rock and Pop are doing today in real life. Raised in a family of [...]