Think about it …
We still need jobs added to the economy. We know that small businesses generate jobs when they can and are more likely to support those job. Follow the link for a primer
Small businesses are how the middle class became the middle class … not through the corporate cog route, but through hard work in small groups. Your local business owner is not wintering in the south … they are working at the store.
Shopping at a small business beats the snot out of the Big Box experience, especially at this time of year (Personal opinion – no scientific proof of this one).
So contribute to the recovery, help create more jobs, rebuild the middle class, and enjoy yourself while you do all this … what’s not to like about this idea?
Planning my day to help rebuild America in the Heartland ….
- Small Business Saturday (budgetcouponcooking.wordpress.com)
- Consumers encouraged to shop local on Small Business Saturday (examiner.com)
- Owners of small shops push their perks on Small Business Saturday (charlotteobserver.com)
- Support Local Shops For Small Business Saturday (philadelphia.cbslocal.com)
- Shop Til You Drop & Small Business Saturday… (maylanascloset.com)
- Small Business Saturday aims to help locally-owned stores (wjla.com)