Shop (Locally) ‘Til You Drop, 11.14.2013

Shop local, shop often: Isn’t that how the saying goes? As we gear up for the gifting frenzy of the holiday season, we want to stop and consider the effects of where we choose to do our shopping.
The horror.

The horror.

Over half of the working population works in a small business, and, according to Forbes, businesses with fewer than 500 employees generated over 65 percent of the net new jobs since 1995.  When you shop locally, you put money directly back into the community, which helps create even more jobs and new products. Besides, who would know better what items to provide to Houstonians than our fellow neighbors? read more »