Local Small Businesses Near Me Directory

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Local Small Businesses Directory

Local Small Businesses Near Me Directory

Local Small Businesses Near Me Directory. Our directory connects people with with local businesses - small and large. In your area there are local small businesses ready to meet your shopping needs - both for products and services.

The Local Small Businesses Near Me Directory offers the ability to discover a company's: General Liability Class Code (GL Code), SIC Code, NAICS Code and more.

Whether you are looking for a plumber, restaurant, doctor, landscaper, pet sitter or any other type of business, you can find local businesses that can help you get what you need.

There are good reasons for to deciding to "shop local." By supporting local small businesses, you are supporting your neighbors and local economy which means more money stays in your community when purchases are made. This means more jobs and an economic boost to your community.

So where do I find local small businesses near me? Just select your state below to find the best local businesses near you:

Find local small businesses near you and get free and detailed information on local businesses. You can search by name, industry incuding GL Class Code, SIC Cdoe, NAICS Code, city, state, zip and more.

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Why Should You Support Locally Owned Businesses?

Local Small Businesses Near Me Directory. The following list of reasons to buy from local small businesses near you comes from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, a national nonprofit organization working to strengthen independent businesses and local economies, and is reprinted here with permission. To learn more about ILSR visit www.ilsr.org.

Support Local Business
  1. Local Character And Prosperity - In an increasingly homogenized world, communities that preserve their one-of-a-kind businesses and distinctive character have an economic advantage.
  2. Community Well-Being - Locally owned businesses build strong communities by sustaining vibrant town centers, linking neighbors in a web of economic and social relationships, and contributing to local causes.
  3. Local Decision-Making - Local ownership ensures that important decisions are made locally by people who live in the community and who will feel the impacts of those decisions.
  4. Keeping Dollars In The Local Economy - Compared to chain stores, locally owned businesses recycle a much larger share of their revenue back into the local economy, enriching the whole community.
  5. Job And Wages - Locally owned businesses create more jobs locally and, in some sectors, provide better wages and benefits than chains do.
  6. Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneurship fuels America's economic innovation and prosperity, and serves as a key means for families to move out of low-wage jobs and into the middle class.
  7. Public Benefits And Costs - Local stores in town centers require comparatively little infrastructure and make more efficient use of public services relative to big box stores and strip shopping malls.
  8. Environmental Sustainability - Local stores help to sustain vibrant, compact, walkable town centers-which in turn are essential to reducing sprawl, automobile use, habitat loss, and air and water pollution.
  9. Competition - A marketplace of tens of thousands of small businesses is the best way to ensure innovation and low prices over the long-term.
  10. Product Diversity - A multitude of small businesses, each selecting products based, not on a national sales plan, but on their own interests and the needs of their local customers, guarantees a much broader range of product choices.