Chamber Buck FAQ’s
Using Chamber Bucks
What is a Chamber Buck?
Chamber Bucks are a gift certificate that can be spent at any participating Quincy Area Chamber Member business that accepts them. (See above)
Where Can I Use Chamber Bucks?
You can redeem Chamber Bucks for products or services from participating Chamber Members. Looking for something specific? Check out our searchable Chamber Guide or view the list on the Chamber Bucks Info Sheet at the top of this page.
How Do I Use Chamber Bucks?
You must redeem your Chamber Bucks at one location toward a single purchase of equal or greater value. If your purchase is less than the amount of your Chamber Buck, you forfeit the balance.
Do Chamber Bucks Expire?
Chamber Bucks do not expire.
Giving Chamber Bucks
Why Buy Chamber Bucks?
We love keeping shopping dollars local! Chamber Bucks may only be used at local participating Chamber Member businesses. They make perfect gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, giveaways or incentive programs.
Who Buys Chamber Bucks?
Anyone can buy them! Many employers purchase in bulk to hand out to employees for occasions throughout the year.
What denominations can I purchase Chamber Bucks in?
The minimum purchase for Chamber Bucks is $10 but can be ordered in amounts greater than that. Commonly Chamber Bucks are ordered for $10, $15, $20, $25, $30, $35, $40, $45, or $50.
Remember, any Chamber Buck certificate must be redeemed at one location toward a single purchase of equal or greater value. If the purchase is less than the amount of your Chamber Bucks, the balance is forfeited.
How Do I Buy Chamber Bucks?
Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce Office
300 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 245, Quincy, IL 62301
Bank of Springfield
1111 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301
220 N 48th St, Quincy, IL 62301
First Bankers Trust Company
All Quincy locations.
1132 Broadway St, Quincy, IL 62301
Peoples Prosperity Bank
3215 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301
200 N 33rd St, Quincy, IL 62301
State Street Bank
801 State St, Quincy, IL 62301
What Information Do I Provide When Placing an Order?
- Donor’s name (person giving the Chamber Bucks)
- Amount and denomination of Chamber Bucks
- Number of envelopes needed
- Method of payment
*Chamber Bucks may be purchased with cash, check or debit/credit card with a $2 card processing fee. Chamber Members can request an invoice.
Redeeming Chamber Bucks
As a Business Owner, How Do I Cash Chamber Bucks?
1. Thank your customer for choosing to shop locally.
2. Write your organizations name on each individual Chamber Buck.
3. Total the amount of Chamber Bucks you would like to redeem on a document and enclose in an envelope with the Chamber Bucks being redeemed.
4. Mail or deliver the Chamber Bucks to:
Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce 300 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 245 Quincy, IL 62301
5. Your Chamber Bucks will be totaled, counted, and approved. We will remit payment to your organization in a 2-week time period after they have been received and processed.
Is There A Processing Fee?
The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce withholds a $1 processing fee for each individual Chamber Buck being redeemed.
Ex. $50.00 redeemed – $1.00 processing fee = $49.00 spent locally!