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Top Ten Reasons to Shop in Your Tulsa Oklahoma area Communities.
Why 1. Shopping at local businesses keeps the money in the community. When residents spend their money at neighborhood businesses, the dollars stay in the area since local business owners purchase their supply from local farms and other community enterprises.
Why 2. Locally-owned businesses mean more new jobs. Nationwide, community businesses provide the most job opportunities. By hiring local residents, business owners do not have to deal with employees that have a long commute.
Why 3. Unique neighborhood businesses add character to local areas. Local businesses typically offer one-of-a-kind products and services that members of the community want and need. Also, local businesses add to the ethnic diversity of an area, reflecting the uniqueness of the residents in the area.
Why 4. Local business owners invest a great deal of time and money in their community. Since most local business owners live in the same community where their business is located, they are motivated to see their business succeed in order for their neighborhood to prosper. Additionally, locally owned businesses will stay in an area, even through hard times and when other businesses move on to other communities. This pattern creates economic stability in a neighborhood.
Why 5. Local businesses offer more personable customer service. Community business owners typically greet customers on a first name basis and create long-lasting ties with them. Providing such friendly customer service allows local business owners to form a significant customer base.
Why 6. Having a substantial number of local businesses presents product diversity in the area. Since neighborhood stores provide products that typically cant be found in chain stores, the selection is much versatile and wider for residents. Moreover, it makes for repeat customers.
Why 7. Establishing businesses in a community is good for the environment. When residents can find their products in a neighborhood store, it saves on gas and reduces the number of automobiles on the road. Usually, residents will walk or bike to shop at local stores.
Why 8. The benefits of having local businesses overshadow the costs. Starting a local business involves very little setup, less than what is required for a chain or big box store. Local businesses eliminate the need for another strip mall or shopping center. Furthermore, local businesses utilize more existing community services.
Why 9 .Local businesses encourage other entrepreneurs in founding community businesses. Research shows that businesspersons create businesses in areas where they can maintain the uniqueness of their business. Community businesses tend to reflect the local identity of its residents.
Why 10. Businesses in the community support non-profit organizations. Local businesses tend to support more non-profit, community organizations and local charities than chain stores in the neighborhood. Community business owners are more incline to take care of their shop, making sure that the area around their business is kept clean to attract prospective individuals to live and visit.
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We recognize the economic and social challenges that face all of us currently, and in coming years, but we believe in social coopetition, and the opportunities that arise when businesses, charities, and consumers join together in the marketplace to meet the challenges.
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It is our thesis that by combining discounts and rebates with civic consciousness, we will deliver new sales to businesses on a pay-as-you-receive basis without having to impose big up-front expenditures to businesses, deliver savings to the consumer
Cardmembers, create new donation revenues to charities, create an economic impact within each community and build civic awareness.
Coopetition is one of the markers of the 21st century, and HERO$CARD WorldWide
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