Supporting Local Makes Cents!

August 5, 2009 at 10:27 am Leave a comment

shop local

During our month-long celebration of local independents, we have learned about the importance of spending locally and how it makes your money count more.

  • 3 times as many dollars stay in your local community when you spend locally
  • Local businesses give up to 4 times as much to charities
  • Up to 5 times the public revenue comes from local spending

If you want to learn more, read the full article here.

And remember, WOMbeat! is a fantastic way to find and support your locally-owned businesses.  Our users are very passionate about recommending their favorite local businesses.

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Uncategorized.

WOMbeat! Announces Winner of “Recommend TIBA & WIN Challenge” Getting Unchained For the Holidays!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Feeds


%d bloggers like this: