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Small Business Saturday is November 26, 2011
Published on Nov 23, 2011
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Just a reminder, this weekend is Small Business Saturday, sponsored by AMEX. "It's a day dedicated to supporting small business on the busiest shopping weekend of the year."The Date
November 26th, 2011.The Purpose
It's a day where shoppers can "pledge to shop small at your favorite local stores, and fuel your local economy."Get Your Small Business Involved
Have a small business? You'll have to act fast if you want to participate in this years event. 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.Support Your Local Businesses
If you're a consumer who is enamored with a local business, make sure you shop there this Saturday — and let them know you're supporting them because you love them. You can also encourage friends and family to do the same.Being mindful about supporting our favorite small businesses is one of the ways we can help keep our community flourishing — even in a poor economy.