And it's age-blind. I am an aging Baby Boomer and today I published a piece in PaymentWeek.com on the money-making opportunities associated with this new engine of economic growth for states. Here is the article.
Money talks in America. And it's talking more persuasively than latter-day Puritans about pot. Writers can cover that story from myriad angles.
One is the oddball revenue streams developing. For example, a former pizza delivery guy has set up a franchise of delivery folks for recreational grass. Another is the windfall of tax revenue coming to states like Colorado. A third is how this new industry will borrow from the alcohol one in how to protect minors and prevent driving under the influence.
To my expertise in financial writing I am now adding cannabis communications. New York was the 23rd state to make medical marijuana legal.