For every $100 spent in a local business, $68 stays in the economy. Not only do local businesses employ more people directly per dollar of revenue, they also are the customers of local printers, accountants, wholesalers, farms, attorneys, etc., thus expanding the opportunities for local entrepreneurs and making that local dollar work even harder.
By shopping local you are supporting schools, police and fire departments. Most of the money you spend goes right back into the local economy. Read more
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As a local business owner, I would be thrilled to help you spend your $2 bills! I have plenty of art for sale, as well as merchandise. If you have a specific vision in mind I could do a custom commissioned piece for you as well. So many options that I don’t have enough time to illustrate them all on my website.
So go sign up at www.idahopress.com and accept the challenge to put your hard earned money back into our economy and fuel a prosperous new year!
Take the $2 Challenge
‘Tis the season to shop! The holidays are just around the corner and the Idaho Press is posing a challenge you won’t be able to resist: Go shopping. Spend $100 at local shops and restaurants. And only use $2 bills.
Read the article on idahopress.com