Your Community Newspaper
PO Box 249
134 North Factory Street
Sugarcreek Ohio 44681
Phone: 330-852-4634
Fax: 330-852-4421
information@thebudgetnewspaper.com

SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION


Subscriptions need to be prepaid. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover (by phone) or check or money order by mail only. We do not accept checks over the telephone. Office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. 

RATES INCREASED on April 1, 2012.


In Ohio 

Local Edition (includes National Edition) that covers Tuscarawas and Holmes counties as well as the community of Sugarcreek, Garaway Local Schools and East Holmes in addition to Walnut Creek, Berlin, Baltic, Dundee, Millersburg, Ragersville and more. There is also church news, obituaries, ag news and sports coverage.


Cost: 

6 months = $32

1 year = $45

2 years = $82


Outside of Ohio

6 months = $35

1 year = $52

2 years = $96


National Edition includes letters from scribes around the globe and throughout the United States. It consists of 3 - 4 sections of the Amish and Mennonite newsletters, showers, obituaries, memoriams, classified ad pages and other advertising. 


Cost: 

6 months = $32

1 year = $45

2 years = $82


If you have never seen our paper, you may order a sample copy for $4..50 prepaid (includes first class mail) to see if you will like it.  Good in the United States only. Please indicate if you would like the Local or National Edition.

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover (by phone) or check or money order by mail only. We do not accept checks over the telephone. Office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. 


Please be sure to include your complete mailing address and phone number if you have one. 

You may subscribe/purchase sample copy through this email address; send payment to: The 

Budget, P.O. Box 249, Sugarcreek, OH 44681; phone us at 330-852-4634; or fax us at 330-852-4421.

 Please allow 2-3 weeks for your subscription to start and allow for mail time. 




Canada Subscriptions


Local Edition (includes National Edition) that covers Tuscarawas and Holmes counties as well as the community of Sugarcreek, Garaway Local Schools and East Holmes in addition to Walnut Creek, Berlin, Baltic, Dundee, Millersburg, Ragersville and more. There is also church news, obituaries, ag news and sports coverage

 

SURFACE MAIL (CANADIAN PUBLICATION MAIL) 

6 months =    $100

1 year      =    $182


 

National Edition includes letters from scribes around the globe and throughout the United States. It consists of 3 - 4 sections of the Amish and Mennonite newsletters, showers, obituaries, memoriams, classified ad pages and other advertising. 

 

SURFACE MAIL (CANADIAN PUBLICATION MAIL) 

6 months =    $85

1 year      =    $150 


 

Other countries


Local Edition - Please contact us for prices.

National Edition - Please contact us for prices.


Please be sure to include your complete mailing address and phone number if you have one. 

You may subscribe/purchase sample copy through this email address; send payment to: The 

Budget, P.O. Box 249, Sugarcreek, OH 44681; phone us at 330-852-4634; or fax us at 330-852-4421. Please allow 2-3 weeks for your subscription to start and allow for mail time. 



ADVERTISING INFORMATION

Display Advertising Rates

Rate information for display advertising

Publish - Every Wednesday.
Deadline - Thursday at 3 p.m. prior to the Wednesday Publication 
Contract and volume discount rates available. 


Effective since January 1, 2016 (All rates are net)

LOCAL EDITION

NATIONAL EDITION

(Circulation Primarily in Ohio)

(Circulation throughout U.S. & Canada)

$9.75 col. In

$12.85 col. In


R.O.P. DEPTH REQUIREMENT: Minimum ad size is 2 column inches, except: Boxed Classified display ad size minimum is 1 column inch.


MECHANICAL MEASUREMENTS: Page depth is 20.5 inches; 6 columns per page; Columns are 1.986” wide with 1/8 inch gutter between columns; Each page contains 123 column inches; Method of production is offset.


EMAIL FORMATS: When emailing an ad to us general rules are that as a complete ad PDF is the best format to submit your advertisement in. When emailing pictures JPG or TIFF is the best format. Also please keep in mind that we are a black and white publication, unless you intend to pay for color, please submit your PDF ad exactly as it will appear in the newspaper.


GENERAL PRODUCTION INFORMATION:

• Our half-tone production is excellent, but quality is in direct relation to the materials provided us. For best reproduction, we suggest black and white glossy pictures available from most suppliers. Cut-outs from suppliers’ catalogs most likely have already been half-toned or are in color. They do not reproduce well, and are submitted entirely at the risk of the advertiser.


• It is our policy not to alter camera-ready ads, except to add or replace borders to adjust to our column widths.


GENERAL RATE POLICIES AND INFORMATION:

• A special non-profit rate is available to churches, civic associations and other recognized non-profit organizations, with approval from the Publisher.


• Basic composition (copy, design and art) charges are included in the rates. However, ads requiring special attention or original artwork are available at modest costs. Ask for an estimate.


• Each color cost in addition to black is $75.00 per page or any part thereof, in addition to regular ad rates. Minimum size for color is 12 column inches. Position requests cannot be guaranteed, but we will try to accommodate.


• Advertising may be placed in either the Local or National Editions. The National Edition is inserted into all Local Edition papers. However to maximize your exposure you might consider running an ad in both editions.


For questions or more information on special rates contact us at:

P.O. Box 249, Sugarcreek, OH 44681 

Phone: 330-852-4634 

Fax 330-852-4421


Classified Advertisements


Thank you for inquiring about advertising in the classified section of our paper. Below is the information you need to submit an ad. If you have any more questions feel free to contact us at: phone, 330-852-4634; fax, 330-852-4421; address, PO Box 249, Sugarcreek OH 44681.

We publish on Wednesday. 


Word Ads

If you want pictures, logos, special effects to the wording it must be a boxed ad.

We charge for a minimum of 15 words. 

Deadline is Friday at noon, except holidays as defined in the paper.


We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. You may place ad over the phone and pay with either kind of credit card to get the prepaid rate. Check or money order you must send these payments through the mail, we do not accept checks over the phone). 


Email address: classifieds@thebudgetnewspaper.com 


Prepaid word ad rates: 

Number of words x 50¢ = cost of ad for 1 insertion 

Number of words x 45¢ x 2 = cost of ad for 2 insertions 

Number of words x 40¢ x number of weeks ad is to run = cost of ad for 3 or more insertions 

Billed word ad rates: 

Number of words x 75¢ = cost of ad for 1 insertion 

Number of words x 65¢ x 2 = cost of ad for 2 insertions 

Number of words x 60¢ x number of weeks ad is to run = cost of ad for 3 or more insertions 


Blind box ad number - $5 

    (Use of Budget Box is limited to one month after final ad insertion date.)


Special Set up - $2 extra per ad per week

    (applied to ads that are requested to be centered, set in ALL CAPS or in bold print.


Boxed Ads 

We charge for a minimum of 1 inch. 

Deadline is Thursday at 3 p.m.

Ad information MUST be a hard copy-email, fax or sent through the mail. 


We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, check or money order. New customers must prepay their first ad run. We can contact you with ad cost and proof so you can see what the ad will look like, check for errors and know how much it will cost. 


Email: production@thebudgetnewspaper.com 

Cost is $14.25 a column inch, minimum of 1 column inch.