cinda baxter

Can an iPhone App Save Small Businesses?

You may already be familiar with many of the independent retailers in your home town, but how do you find mom-and-pop shops when you're traveling? The 3/50 Project's new iPhone app might help. It links users to its directory of small businesses, so visitors can support the local economy.

Saving the Local Economy, with $50 Puchases

One solution for nourishing America's ailing small businesses might be the grassroots 3/50 Project. It asks consumers to choose three favorite local businesses and commit to spending $50 per month in them. That modest goal can have a massive effect.