As an eyecare practitioner, you understand the value that you and your staff of professionals offer to the patients in your community, but sometimes it can be difficult to get patients to understand the importance of supporting their local practice. That's why we have created this patient focused article that stresses the importance of supporting local practices, and other local businesses within your community. We hope you will share this within your communities to inspire your patients.
6 Reasons to Support Your Local Independent Eyecare Practice
1. Local Businesses Help Support Your Local Economy
Local businesses put more of their revenue back into the local economy compared to larger chains. The same is true for local eyecare practices. A recent article by the Huffington Post shated an infographic stating that when spending $100 at a local business, $68 goes back into the local economy, compared to spending $100 at a large chain where only $48 goes back into the local economy. In addition, the majority of the taxes you spend locally stay local, meaning that by supporting your local eyecare practice, you are helping fund schools, police, and fire departments. By supporting local businesses, everyone wins from an economic stand point.Read More