Can an inmate entrepreneur start a business from inside jail? Yes and no. It depends on several circumstances. However, the following three are the first considerations for any endeavor.
Type of prison: Depending on the level of security there may be less or more access to the Internet or other library resources like email.Inmate Offense: Business and white-collar crimes result in frozen assets. This prevents an inmate from beginning any venture from inside prison walls.Inmate Abilities: Business opportunities are limited. The best viable option is an online business.
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Most advisors suggest that the business be started from outside the prison. An inmate entrepreneur’s time should focus on learning requisite skills and developing and refining a business model.
However, library time is often limited. Also, inmates do not always have access to a computer or out… Read More