Marietta Bucks is the Chamber's gift certificate program. Initially started as a way to encourage local residents to shop local businesses, this program has greatly expanded.
They make an ideal gift for that hard-to-please person and are great to give to employees for incentives or bonuses. Marietta Bucks are available year-round in $5, $10, $20, $25 and $50 denominations.
Check out the list of current redeemers below.
As a Redeemer
In 2016, more than $195,000 worth of Marietta Bucks was kept in our local economy, and participation is easy!
To enroll in the Marietta Bucks Program, fill out and return the application to us.There is no fee to join the program, but you do have to be a Chamber member in good standing.
Marietta Bucks are redeemable at full face value; however, the redeeming merchant is reimbursed less 2.5% of the face value. Further details can be found here.
Example: on a $10 redemption, the merchant receives $9.75. This fee helps offset the cost of issuing and mailing a check. Payments to the merchants is generally within 3-5 business days.
As a Gift Giver
It's easy to order Bucks, just call 740-373-5176 or click to send an email. Once we have received your order they can be picked up at our office which is located in the Riverview Building, 100 Front St., Suite 200.
- There is a 2.5% fee to cover administrative costs. Example: on a $10 purchase, you'll pay $10.25.
- Gift envelopes are available at no extra charge and every recipient receives a brochure listing the redeeming merchants.
- For orders over $150 we ask you call and give us three days to process the order
- We accept payment by cash, check and credit card. You can pay for your order when you pick up the Marietta Bucks.
As a Gift Receiver
Bucks can be used at any of the locations listed in the brochure. They do have an expiration date of three years which is stamped in the lower left hand corner on each buck.