Shop locally today and support American Express’ Small Business Saturday


Today is Small Business Saturday. American Express is offering this event for its cardmembers nationwide on Nov. 27. Use your American Express card at a local small business today and American Express will give you a $25 statement credit. Enroll your card here to get the offer:

Amex offers the following reasons to support local small businesses:

1.  For every $100.00 spent at a local small business, $68.00 returns to the community.
2.  Small businesses employ half of all private sector employees.
3.  Small businesses represent 99.7% of all employer firms.
4.  For every year over the last decade, 60-80% of all new jobs were generated by small businesses.

For more information, visit Facebook, Twitter, and “Small Business Saturday” website.