Improves the Local Economy
Whether purchasing a lawn mower, new clothes, or getting your car serviced, doing so at a local business will keep the money spent within the residential community, thus working to improve the economy in your area.
It has been reported by the American Independent Business Alliance that when buying local, each dollar spent, whether on pest control, lawn mowers, or HVAC services, returns up to three times more money to the local community than one dollar spent at a large chain store.
Saves Land and Increases Air Quality
Small businesses within your area are just that – small. Which means that they take up less land and produce less pollution. Purchasing products and services from small businesses in your neighborhood can help reduce the amount of pollution. The use of big trucks on the road would be lessened and getting to stores within the neighborhood would … Read the rest