Top 10 Reasons to Support Locally Owned Businesses

Working with a local business is not only helping the members of your community but more importantly, helping yourself. It is very frustrating to call an 800 number and then sit on hold to wait to talk to a representative when you have an issue with your merchant services. If you have a large business and your service goes down, it can take hours to get through to a large retailer…and even longer to get maintenance to come out. Local businesses have someone to answer the phones at all times and help you with your needs immediately. Not only are local providers available to answer your calls but they are within the area so they can come to your business to provide assistance if needed. Local merchants need local support so that they can thrive within their community and offer these hands on services. There are many more benefits of shopping local, and this article gives you the top ten reasons:

Top 10 Reasons to Support Locally Owned Businesses

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http://www.ilsr.org/why-support-locally-owned-businesses/

 

 

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