ALBANY, N.Y. - National Small Business Saturday will be held thoughout the country on November 29, 2013.
The day is an opportunity for citizens to support their local businesses.
Some larger companies are encouraging people to shop local, like American Express. The credit card company is offered $10 back when a credit card holder spends $10 or more at a qualifying small business location.
The "Small Business Saturday" campaign allows people to become more aware of their local businesses.