Taking Cannabis to the Bank
Jul23

Taking Cannabis to the Bank

This effort is at the federal level. Is this the time cannabis is finally allowed to have a bank account?   "Members of the U.S. Senate have introduced Senate Bill 1726, 'The Marijuana Businesses Access to Banking Act of 2015, which will permit financial institutions to engage in business relationships with the marijuana industry. The measure is companion legislation to the House version of the bill, HR 2076. The Marijuana...

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Colorado Cannabis Tax Benefits Schools
Jul22

Colorado Cannabis Tax Benefits Schools

Here's what Colorado is doing with its cannabis taxes, and what your state might do when the time comes, too.   In the first five months of 2015, the state’s pot-funded excise tax that collects money earmarked for school construction projects brought in $13.6 million, which is more than it did in all of 2014. While the total for the year may not reach the $40 million number used to lure voters into legalizing recreational...

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Alaska Begins Rolling Out Regulations
Jul21

Alaska Begins Rolling Out Regulations

    Alaska, one of the many re-legalized states, is now announcing the framework in which retail cannabis will "soon" be available; "soon" being the weasel word in this equation.   Cynthia Franklin, director of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board and Marijuana Control Board, introduced regulations regarding who is able to apply for and receive marijuana retail licenses and handler permits. Other issues covered are...

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Four Reasons to Visit a Comprehensive Online Smoke Shop
Jul17

Four Reasons to Visit a Comprehensive Online Smoke Shop

Have you or a friend ever hesitated to pick up your equipment because you’re in an area where you’re afraid to be seen entering a smoke shop? How about those times when the people working at the store can’t answer the questions you have? Shoppers have access to user opinions and expert advice when shopping online for almost every other thing, except smoking paraphernalia. Luckily, the time has come for an industry leader.

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Oregon Residents Now Purchasing Washington’s Weed
Jul16

Oregon Residents Now Purchasing Washington’s Weed

The two states share a border and are both re-legalized. But, the best news is that the cops don't care about small, cross-border traffic.   . . . The Portland police force said they were not concerned about the issue as long as residents do not have more marijuana in possession than the law will allow. Starting next month, anyone over the age of 21 is allowed up to an ounce of marijuana while not at home, and may have as many as...

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Need a weed scale?
Jul16

Need a weed scale?

    Have you been thinking about investing in a quality digital scale to weigh your weed? Back in the day if you wanted a digital scale it was simple. You had one choice, a triple beam scale. Now a days you have hundreds of different scales to pick from and you can't even really find a triple beam scale anymore. Many people that want to invest in a digital scale make the mistake of trying to go to the local retail stores...

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