‘The money stays in the community when people shop local’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 30, 2021 1:44 PM CT | Published: November 27, 2021 6:06 PM CT

On Small Business Saturday, several entrepreneurs discuss the challenges and stresses they face, some of which have increased during the pandemic, and the reasons it’s important to support local shops.


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Frida Qi

Frida Qi

Frida Qi is a general assignment reporter who writes a variety of news and features. She previously interned or worked part time at Reuters, Investigative Reporters and Editors, CalMatters, Columbia Missourian, SupChina, and other news organizations. She has a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri, and is a fan of cooking, tennis and traveling. 


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