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04-29-2006, 12:13 AM
I bet if you lived in the right market, you could make quite a business of installing and maintaining aquariums. You could probably charge a premium per hour too because it must be tough to learn how to do this right.

Money.com (http://money.cnn.com/2006/04/27/pf/fortune_goodlife/index.htm) - The latest must-have hedge fund accessory weighs a ton (literally), contains up to ten living creatures, and costs $600 a month - just for upkeep.

Aquariums, which were popular in the 1970s, are back. But forget the fish tanks in your dentist's office - these "installations," as they're called, take six months to complete and cost as much as $600,000.