I'm serious. There has never been a better time to start a new business in Hannibal. Here's nine reasons why...

1. Interest rates are the lowest they've been in my lifetime.

2. Buidling prices are extremely reasonable right now.

3. There is plenty of great spaces available in Hannibal.

4. There are lots of people willing to help - including the Chamber.

5. Hannibal taxes are very reasonable.

6. You can still get historic tax credits.

7. Never before has so much business information been available.

8. We have some great banks that are willing to work with you.

9. Tourism season is ready to start!