There are many ways to help your community by shopping locally this holiday season. Use #ShopLocally to share photos of how you have supported a locally owned business. Who knows you may even get spotted by a Hills Bank employee and earn a coupon for $10 cash. By choosing to shop locally, you are not only helping your town prosper, you also receive the benefits that only a local business can provide.
- Employment – Hometown businesses employ local residents, creating jobs for you as well as your friends, family, and neighbors.
- Quality Merchandise – When you buy locally, you know the reputation of the business. If you’re unhappy with a purchase, they’ll make sure you’re satisfied.
- Economic Development – Every dollar spent here will circulate numerous times throughout the community. This economic growth will attract businesses, create jobs, and improve the quality of life for all of us!
- Personal Service – Local merchants combine expertise and personal attention to create a memorable shopping experience. They’ll do their best to help you find what you’re looking for!
Let us know why you choose to #shoplocally in the comments below, we’d love to hear them!