Shop Burlington County First
If each household in Burlington County spent just $10 more each month at County businesses, the resulting annual impact to the local economy would be about $19.9 MILLION DOLLARS!
For every $100 spent locally in independently owned stores, shops and restaurants, $44 to $83 is re-circulated in the local economy. When $100 is spent in national chains, only $14 to $43 stays in the local economy.
How we all benefit by shopping Burlington County:
*Keep Burlington County’s economy strong and growing.
*Embrace local businesses, which create 80% of new jobs and often provide better wages/benefits
*Save time and money and protect the environment. Shopping locally saves travel time and gas money
*Get great products and services at competitive prices at any of Burlington County’s 8,000 one-of-a-kind, independent businesses
*Create a sense of community. Community groups get 350% more support from local business owners than non-locally owned businesses.