Welcome to IBASC!
Independent Business Association of Saginaw County
For the past 16 years, the IBASC (Independent Business Association of Saginaw County) has been providing consumers of Saginaw County with the best products and services by encouraging the support of our locally owned businesses.
Why Shop Local?
Significantly more money re-circulates in our community when consumers choose to support our locally owned businesses. Unlike their national competition, locally owned businesses regularly purchase from other local retailers, manufacturers, service providers and farms. Learn more >
Top 10 Reasons to Shop Local First
- Keep Money in the Community
- Nonprofits Receive Greater Support
- Unique Businesses Create Our Distinctive Character
- Environmental Impact is Reduced
- Most New Jobs are Provided by Locally Owned Businesses