SHIFT YOUR SPEND

Online shopping and access to global products is great –
there’s no denying it. But so is a local community of independent, inspired and employed people. Keeping both realities is as easy as shifting just 10% of your online spending to local businesses.

10 Easy Ways To Get Started

1

Type “Yukon” in your search bar

when you’re looking for products online

2

If you see a product you like online,

contact a local store to see if they have it

3

Send a message.

Businesses with social media accounts are standing by

4

No time to shop in person?

Ask if they deliver or offer shipping

5

Materials count.

From home builders to craft-makers, supplies are nearby

6

Piggy-back on your reason to shop.

Meet up with a friend and get your steps in too!

7

Add a little extra to your big gifts,

with a small gift or card bought locally

8

Be curious.

Jot down new stores as you walk or drive by and return when you have time

9

Know your neighbours.

Visit your local Chamber’s website for a list of local businesses