Boonville Bucks are created by the Boonville Area Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s Boonville Bucks program helps keep money local to encourage shopping right here in Boonville which strengthens our economy and supports business growth.
Boonville Bucks are easy to purchase, easy to redeem and can be used at a wide variety of businesses.
Boonville Bucks can be purchased by anyone. Call, fax, mail, or e-mail requests to the Chamber office and we will have them ready for you to pickup.
The Bucks come in denominations of $5.00 or $10.00 each. Boonville Bucks are redeemable for merchandise or services only and are not redeemable for cash. Please remember, these Bucks are checks to be used at Boonville businesses – they cannot be redeemed for cash or “cashed in”.
Boonville Bucks are valid at any business—most businesses in Boonville accept and redeem our Bucks. Please ask the business if they accept Boonville Bucks before filling out the merchant’s name on the check.
The redesigned Boonville Buck looks like a check and are processed like a check. Once you decide what products or services you want fill in the name of the merchant that you are using. The Bucks should be redeemed at face value – there is no cost to the merchant for accepting Boonville Bucks.
Purchasers have sole responsibility for loss, theft or destruction. The Chamber cannot replace certificates that have been lost, destroyed or stolen. The Chamber will not replace Bucks that have been filled out with a personal name. It is the responsibility of the purchaser/user to make sure Bucks are accepted and completed properly.
Holder of the Boonville Bucks certificates are responsible for paying cash differences. No cash refunds. Bucks will expire six months from date of purchase.
The merchant has the right to deny the use of Boonville Bucks if a purchase is less than 75% of the face value of the Chamber Bucks being presented.
Customers are entitled to cash back when the above scenario is met.
Buying local re-circulates money in our community. Shopping local supports our tax base. Taxes are used for community improvements. Shopping local helps our businesses grow. Local businesses purchase products and services from other local businesses. Community-based businesses are our area’s largest supporters of local events, activities and non-profits.
The many businesses that our community has are unique and give our community distinctive character. This encourages other entrepreneurs to come to our area. Our tourism interests increase because our community is not like any other place.
Most new jobs are provided by local businesses. (Nationally, small businesses are the largest employers.) Better customer service is provided by people you know.
Local businesses invest in our community and are proactive in our community’s future. Local business owners, presidents, or managers live in our community and are less likely to leave. They are active in our service organizations and serve as board members and other community leadership roles.
One-of-a-kind businesses offer diversity and competition for more customer choices. Local businesses find products and services that appeal to customers. Long term, competition helps keep low prices.
Spending local has a positive impact on our environment. Less transportation saves our resources and prevents pollution. Shopping local saves you time and money.
Boonville Bucks Order Form