You might have happened to hear about this thing called the coronavirus going around.

You have probably also heard that the epidemic is hurting businesses, especially small and locally-owned businesses.

Utah County's business scene was thriving right before COVID-19 hit, and we as county citizens can do our part to help keep local establishments in business. Some of us are lucky and are financially stable during this epidemic, while many others have found themselves in rough financial situations due to the effects social distancing. But there's good news: You can help local businesses with money and without! Give any of these five tips a go:

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