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May 3, 2021

Shopping small makes a big impact

  • When you spend $100 at a small business, $48 stays in the community.
  • By KELSEY SHEEHY
    NerdWallet

    I get it. It's easy to shop on Amazon. Running low on toilet paper? Need lightbulbs? Want a bath caddy on a whim? With two clicks and even less thought, the item you need/want/desire is at your doorstep, often in 48 hours or less.

    Shopping locally requires more thought. Supporting small businesses is an intentional act — one that the mom and pop shops in your neighborhood desperately need you to make.


     
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