LGBT Buying Power rises to $917 billion.
Did you know that the LGBTQ Community spends, on average, more money per year than their straight-identified counter part? The combined buying power of U.S. lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults rose about 3.7 percent to $917 billion last year. "Companies are responding not just to LGBT purchasing power, they are responding to others who are aligned and sympathetic," according to Bloomberg News. New York's local economy is set to bring in a good share of that revenue. Looking to tap into your unfair share for your own LGBTQ-Friendly or -Owned Business -- gat listed on GayAlbanyOnline.com today!