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Tomorrow Is Small Business Saturday

Is Small Business Saturday worth getting your business involved in or not? On the positive side, it has had plenty of play in the small business section of the news.

Small Business Saturday Falls This Week

Five years ago American Express launched Small Business Saturday, encouraging Americans to shop at their local small businesses.

It’s Small Business Saturday!

Main Street, Kentucky
Main Street in Kentucky. Photo/bmm

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Small independent businesses today are offering discounts, promotions and sales to encourage consumers to make Main Street, USA ground zero for their holiday shopping this Small Business Saturday.

Holidays Look Good, Merchants Ready for Shopping

A Gymboree franchised store
photo by bmm

NEW YORK – Consumers took advantage of Veteran's Day sales and gave retailers their second consecutive week of positive sales results.

Small Business Saturday: How Was It?

Small Business Saturday took place just a few days ago, sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It was the third year for American Express' brainchild.

AMEX Excludes Franchises From Small Business Saturday

Franchises are small businesses, American Express“With every dollar we spend, we cast a vote.”

Black Friday Sales Sizzle

Walmart Black Friday Sale
Black Friday crowds, photo/brian horowitz

LEXINGTON — During Black Friday weekend more shoppers lined up earlier, spending more for Christmas deals than ever before. The promotional period was longer with this year's Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.