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A year after full legalization, cannabis retailers in San Francisco are working hard to take the taboo out of smoking weed.

Federal legalization of medical and adult-use cannabis will create $86 billion in additional U.S. tax revenue and a $26 billion annual U.S. cannabis market by 2025, according to a report released Jan. 29.

Seattle CannaCon 2019, one of the largest cannabis industry events, is largely a showcase for entrepreneurs.

There are 77 million Baby Boomers in the United States, and according to AARP, they are projected to wield 70% of all disposable income within the next four years.

Legal pot has grown from a fringe business into a rapidly expanding industry in need of workers, prompting Glassdoor to examine hiring trends for companies like Green Thumb Industries and Surterra Wellness.

Quietly, a handful of community banks and credit unions in Michigan are starting to bank money from medical marijuana-related businesses, according to those in the industry.

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