Acquisitions Anonymous

An ATM route, cash cow deal in Boston! - Acquisitions Anonymous 116

August 19, 2022 Bill D'Alessandro, Mills Snell, & Michael Girdley Episode 116
Acquisitions Anonymous
An ATM route, cash cow deal in Boston! - Acquisitions Anonymous 116
Show Notes

Michael Girdley (@Girdley) and Bill D’Alessandro (@BillDA) talk about an ATM Route Deal based in Boston, where we take a deep dive. We also look at a Bitcoin ATM, which is super cool and exciting. We also go along with the learning experience we had with this deal.

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Show Notes:

(00:00) - Introduction

(00:20) - Our sponsor is Pioneer Capital Advisory

(01:35) - Deal financials: An ATM Route for sale

(04:30) - Let’s go over a site location agreement: What do you need to know?

(07:27) - What are the headwinds for this business?

(09:40) - Bitcoin ATMs: Why do they make so much money?

(14:51) - Back to the deal: What do we like? How does the CapEx look?

(16:58) - Don’t miss out on this unexplored Twitter niche

(18:26) - How does merchant processing work?

(19:55) - Which company plays hide & seek with their financials to hide the fact they’re the best business ever?

(21:24) - Avoid this expensive mistake if you sign anything with options.




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