What It Means to Buy From a Small Business

When you buy from a small business, you are not helping a CEO buy a third vacation home. You are helping a little girl get dance lessons, a little boy get his team jersey, a mom put food on the table, a dad pay a mortgage, or a student pay for college. Our customers are [...]

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Chicago Cash Mob Boosts Local Business, Artists

Januar 4, 2012 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — The ‘cash mob’ movement, which supports local, independent businesses, hit Chicago Wednesday. Like flash mobs, the word is spread using social media. The idea is to help the local economy. Business is normally a bit slow on a Wednesday evening after the holidays. But the cash register was humming [...]

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A Plea From a City Boy, Moved South, Moved Back Home

I grew up in Illinois and it has always  been, always will be and now once again is my home.  You see, I moved down to Georgia in 2006 for a job opportunity.  Chicago once again became home just a couple months ago.  I enjoyed my time in Georgia.  I lived just north of Atlanta [...]

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