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Small Business Saturday is Back!

Published on Oct 10, 2011

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Check out 'Small Business Saturday is Back!' at 'Time to Start Up,' the small business blog by BizFilings.
http://www.bizfilings.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/SmallBusinessSaturday-AmericanExpress.jpgIn November of 2010, American Express launched Small Business Saturday, "a day dedicated to supporting small business on the busiest shopping weekend of the year." The endeavor was so successful, that it's back for a sophomore year. This year's Small Business Saturday is November 26th, the weekend after Thanksgiving. It's a day that consumers can "pledge to shop small at your favorite local stores and fuel your local economy." Get Your Small Business Involved Visit AMEX's Small Business Saturday Facebook page, where you'll find free tools to help you get started promoting your business, creating an offer and rallying your customers. Know a Small Business that Can Benefit? Call, Facebook, Tweet or text them, and let them know about the event. Helping your favorite small businesses remain strong ensures they'll be around to serve you. It's also a fantastic, easy way to show your appreciation for what they do. Business Blogs blog