Feature09/01/2009 | It Seems to Us: Pecuniary Interest
No amateur shall transmit … communications in which the station licensee or control operator has a pecuniary interest, including communications on behalf of an employer.' -- FCC Rules, §97.113(a)(3)
Feature02/24/2009 | It Seems to Us: Keeping the "Amateur" in Amateur Radio
Being called an amateur can have a negative connotation, but the term’s origin is the Latin word for “lover” and it has to do with motivation, not skill level. As they say, professionals built the Titanic; the Ark was built by amateurs.