Why Should You Shop at Your Locally-Owned Businesses?
When you enter a locally-owned store or frequent a local restaurant, you're likely to be greeted by the proprietor, who is connected to the community in many ways. The owner probably lives nearby, and may even have children in the school district. The staff may be friends of yours, or friends of your kids.
Locally-Owned = CONVENIENT!
And close to where you live, saving you time and money.
When you enter a locally-owned business, you can be sure your questions will be answered by knowledgeable, friendly staff.
Your Local Economy
It is estimated that 68% of the money you spend in a locally-owned store stays in the community. Chain stores and Big Box stores contribute less than 43% of their revenue to the local economy and Internet-based companies contribute nothing!
So when you Shop Locally-Owned First you're helping your town, your family and your friends.