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
Type “Yukon” in your search bar
when you’re looking for products online
If you see a product you like online,
contact a local store to see if they have it
Send a message.
Businesses with social media accounts are standing by
No time to shop in person?
Ask if they deliver or offer shipping
From home builders to craft-makers, supplies are nearby
Piggy-back on your reason to shop.
Meet up with a friend and get your steps in too!
Add a little extra to your big gifts,
with a small gift or card bought locally
Jot down new stores as you walk or drive by and return when you have time
Know your neighbours.
Visit your local Chamber’s website for a list of local businesses