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Tidewater Trader Doesn’t Cost—It Pays!

Tidewater Trader—“The locals people’s paper” is a free weekly publication serving Kent, Queen Anne's, and lower Cecil counties of Maryland. Do you want to effectively and affordably market your business, but you’re not sure where or how to begin? Tidewater Trader is the answer—and we make it easy! Simply discuss your needs and we’ll recommend a cost effective solution that meets your timelines and budget criteria.

Display Advertising:

Why advertise?

  • Establish and reaffirm your brand by creating favorable awareness within the community
  • Attract new buyers and expand your customer base
  • Make past client aware of your new products, services or promotions
  • To carry out public relations or services
  • To persuade customers to buy your product over a competitor’s

Tidewater Trader Rate Sheets:

Classified Advertising:

For as little as $10 per week, or $32 for a month, you can list your business, or buy and sell items in the classified ads, in the following categories: 

Animals Farm & Garden Medical Equipment Wanted
Antiques Furniture Miscellaneous Wood
Automobiles Hire Me Motorcycles Yard Sales
Businesses Households Real Estate Personals
Business Equipment Hunting Rentals Bingo
Campers Info Tools Church
Computers Lodging Trailers Support Groups
Employment Lost & Found Trucks Community Events
Exercise Equipment Marine Tunes  

For more information email
or call 410-778-1262 ext. 2001.

    Of course, if your organization is non-profit Tidewater Trader will publish your event for absolutely no cost in the appropriate Community Events section within the classified ads, including Bingo, Church and Support Groups, pending space available in each week’s issue.

    And if you would like to spread some happy cheer to the community—an award bestowed upon your organization, a donation received, a record-setting fundraiser—send it in and Tidewater Trader will publish it on the Good News page, space pending.

    If you want a more “stand out” type of ad, consider display advertising—rates begin at $22.

    Things to Consider when Advertising:

    • History of your organization
    • Significant Events, Anniversaries, & Holidays
    • Mission Statement
    • Goals
    • Time Frame
    • Budget
    • Industry Trends
    • Competition
    • Demographics

    Tidewater Trader prides itself in Customer Satisfaction, and hopes you will give us the opportunity to earn your business. Please feel free to stop in any time. For more information please contact George at 410-778-1262 ext. 2002, 410-758-0039, Fax 410-778-0381,