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Shopping small can be a big deal

Shopping small can be a big deal

Leah Poole is CEO of the Liberty Coun...


POSTED: November 24, 2017 6:00 p.m.

Shopping small can be a big deal

Chamber report

Having and supporting small business is an essential part of any local economy, however, during the holiday season it is easy for the local spots to get lost in the hustle and bustle of multi-million-dollar corporate ad buys. But what most people do not understand is that small business is big business. With roughly 28 million small businesses all over the United States, the dollars brought in by these businesses make up about 54 percent of all U.S. sales.


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