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Why should I support local business?

local business

Why should I support local business?

  Why should I support local businesses? Why should I “shop small business?” In case it isn’t obvious, let’s outline a few reasons. There are many reasons it is a good idea to support local businesses—bonus points for shopping small businesses in Portland, OR. Admittedly, I have a dog in this fight (crude analogy though that is), as the owner of a local, small business producing sustainably sourced purses and handbags.   Here are the top reasons, including what some customers have shared with me regarding how their purchases from Carry Courage have impacted them.    1. You get a...

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