THE City Council has probably spent a small fortune
in creating stone paving throughout the city centre.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the beginning of time, business owners have been spending a small fortune
on print advertising such as Yellow Pages, Penny Saver, ValPak and countless others.
We have never had a 100-1 contestant voted off before and have consequently made a small fortune
," said Hills spokesman Rupert Adams.
CAR makers still charge a small fortune
for in-built sat-navs - which is a good reason to consider the new Nokia N96 mobile.
A Berlin student who bought a second-hand sofa bed at a flee market learned she had been sitting on a small fortune
when she found a 17th Century baroque painting hidden inside.
Anderson also had a knack for real estate, amassing a small fortune
through the purchase and sales of apartments, relatives said.
The private schools also demand an upfront entry or "capitation" fee equivalent to about $3,000 to $4,000--a small fortune
for middle-class families.
We spend a small fortune
on international patents, trying to slow down the companies in the Pacific that are making copies of our products.
It would have cost a small fortune
to design and maintain.
At the last count there were 360 vacancies for qualified nurses and midwives, a situation that is costing the tax-payer a small fortune
with the posts filled with expensive agency staff.
For those qualified as driller helpers or full-fledged drillers (runners), the opportunity to travel the world while making a small fortune
in a few short months is a big incentive.
Branson paid about $222,500 for the island in the 1970s, and today the property and the pristine nature-laden island on which it sits are worth a small fortune
Branson uses the island for family getaways and for get-togethers with friends like Mick Jagger, but the rest of the year it's yours for the asking--and $38,000 a day.
Shortly thereafter, he developed a type of automobile headlight that brought him a small fortune
Marketing direct to consumers via e-mail instead of snail-mail can save you a small fortune
while adding interactivity and convenience for customers.
He managed to make and lose a small fortune
on Internet stocks and began contributing to Japan Inc in September 2000.