If you were given $100, would you prefer to put it in your own pocket or someone else’s? Admittedly, most of us would like to keep the money ourselves.
That’s the same choice we face every time we choose a good or service. We can keep it local and put the benefit in the collective pocket of the Marshalltown area community. Or, we can choose to take the transaction elsewhere and benefit the checkbook of another community.
The next time you need a service (financial, legal, healthcare, etc.) or are making a purchase (auto, household goods, clothing, groceries, etc.), what will you choose? Will you keep your business in the Marshalltown area and benefit our local economy? Now more than ever, the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce certainly urges you to do so. When we all pull together, Marshalltown thrives.Read More