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Bad credit? No problem for some Idaho home builders, flippers

“Hard money” is fast money, but costly. Offered at high interest rates, it fills a need for some Treasure Valley house flippers and builders who may have trouble getting bank loans — or who simply don’t want to wait.

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Boise-born entrepreneur rises in Seattle financial-tech sector

Matthew Oppenheimer had to move to create Remitly. Now in Seattle, the 34-year-old Boise native is running his first startup — a financial technology business that currently handles more than $1 billion a year in transactions for hundreds of thousands of customers sending money home to the Philippines, Mexico and other countries.

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Proof Eyewear founder on working with family

Brooks Dame, who started the Boise sunglasses company, talks about how he and brothers and partners Tanner and Taylor Dame balance work and family.
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Proof Eyewear founder on working with family 1:29

Proof Eyewear founder on working with family

 Using drones in Idaho agriculture 1:48

Using drones in Idaho agriculture

How union benefits saved a Mountain Home family 1:57

How union benefits saved a Mountain Home family

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Video: Advanced Ceramic Fibers of Idaho Falls' key technology