The Christmas tree lights are on and the gift lists are made. To bring some joy to many Aussie businesses this Christmas the Support Small initiative has launched. To help give back and help struggling businesses thrive, Afterpay has announced a two-day sales weekend on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th of December.
Featuring deals from thousands of homewares, tech, kids, beauty and fashion retailers, the sales will allow Aussie shoppers to bag unique bargain items in the lead up to Christmas, as well as give back to local businesses as they get back on their feet following a tough year for retail.
Recent research found that the majority (92%) of Australians agree that as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, they feel more motivated to shop locally to support Australian businesses.
With fabulous deals on a range of gorgeous items, the good news is that you can leverage the benefits of Afterpay by budgeting your purchase over 4 interest-free payments.
Are there great bargains?
Absolutely, with selected retailers offering up to 80% off. Here are some select Summer essentials to kick off the season.
Head to the Afterpay website or the Afterpay app to check out the Afterpay Support Small sales offers online.
Cloey Swimsuit was $285.95, Now $51.90 (or 4 interest-free payments of $12.90)
The Cloey swimsuit in Merlot features a low scoop back, high cut legs and plunged neckline, this one-piece flatters your body in all the right places! It is double-lined in Luxe nylon/spandex blend.
Birdcage Boutique Silk Laundry 90s Slip Dress– was $285.95, Now $214.46 (or 4 interest-free payments of $53.60)
Stunning slip dress in lightweight 100% sandwashed silk perfect for day-night. Shown in luminary and available in black and pink. Finished with adjustable straps, internal french seams and a double rolled hem. Slips on and designed for a slim fit.
Comme Un Rêve Necklace – was $79.00, Now $67.15 (or 4 interest-free payments of $16.78)
Inspired by languid days spent daydreaming in the sun this 18K Premium Triple Plated Gold Stainless Steel necklace with 18-inch square link Chain with 2 Inch Extender features a delicate chain that carries a rounded square pendant with Comme Un Rêve engraved on the front which means “like a dream”.
“Afterpay is proud to continue heroing small businesses as part of our ongoing Support Small program. With December a key shopping period, it is an opportunity for consumers to support emerging brands and the next generation of creativity and innovation, whilst they are on the road to recovery” Rachel Kelly, Executive Vice President, Afterpay says.
“In addition to helping small businesses, the Support Small weekend allows customers to take advantage of sales during a month when expenses are at their highest and with Afterpay, they have the financial flexibility to pay it off in four payments, without ever incurring interest.”
This weekend, give those credit cards a rest and budget your purchases over 4 payments with the Afterpay Support Small sale and support Aussie retailers and their families.