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 credit or debit cards as well as checks or money orders. We do not accept checks over the telephone. Office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. 

RATES EFFECTIVE as of April 1, 2012.


LOCAL EDITION

The 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

In Ohio

6 months = $32

1 year = $45

2 years = $82


Outside of Ohio

6 months = $35

1 year = $52

2 years = $96


NATIONAL EDITION

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

Cost is same no matter where sent in United States

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 credit or debit cards, 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 name and mailing address and phone number if you have one. You may subscribe/purchase sample copy via email to information@thebudgetnewspaper.com or by sending 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. 



RATES EFFECTIVE July 1, 2017


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 =    $105 

1 year      =    $197 


 

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 =    $90 

1 year      =    $165 


If you have never seen our paper, you may order a sample copy for $7 prepaid (includes first class mail) to see if you will like it.  Please indicate if you would like the Local or National Edition. We accept credit or debit cards, check or money order. We do not accept checks over the telephone. Office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. 


 

Other countries


Local Edition - Please contact us for prices.

National Edition - Please contact us for prices.


Please be sure to include your name, complete mailing address and phone number if you have one. You may subscribe/purchase sample copy via email to information@thebudgetbudgetnewspaper.com or 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 several 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 by 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 credit and debit cards or check or money order. We do not accept checks over the telephone. 

Email address: information@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 credit and debit cards, check or money order. We do not accept checks over the phone. 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.