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We seniors have financial clout


Last updated 3/2/2021 at 11:05am

Have you given any thought to just how much financial clout we seniors have? Not because we necessarily have a lot of money, but because there are so many of us. As a “silver block” we can make some changes. And with every day that passes, more and more people join our group.

Shopping locally has immediate benefits close to home. According to the Small Business Administration, for every $100 spent locally, $48 of it stays in the community. At a big-box chain store, only $14 stays in town.

Consider that every local purchase you make might actually be the one that keeps a neighbor employe...

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