GINCC Text Club is popular

Cell phones are a communication clearing house: phone service, internet, organizers…and they can be worth their weight in coupon value.   The Greater Ishpeming Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce is using its’ new ‘text club’ as a new way for people to receive local business deals.

Sign up once and receive weekly coupons through text messages. Each week, one business is selected to send coupons to subscribers cell phones. Like any other coupon, you must show the text message at the featured business to receive the deal.

The chamber also uses social media to promote the text club. The text club at the Greater Ishpeming Negaunee Chamber of Commerce now has more than 400 members.