Classified Advertising Rates

When you place a classified ad, it appears in The Salem Leader, The Salem Democrat, Your AD-Vantage and www.salemleader.com for one low price. That is total distribution of over 25,000 just for the newspapers alone, and many thousand more for the website.

Ads running on an "Until Further Notice" basis will be billed each month.

Classified ads may be charged to an established account or a credit card. We gladly accept Visa, Master Card and Discover.

Classifieds charged to a non-established account will be billed $2.00 for handling in addition to the cost of the ad.

For a small fee of $5.00 per week, we will run what is known as a "blind ad," where responses for the advertiser are mailed to Leader Publishing's post office box. This is particularly helpful to businesses advertising employment opportunities.

LINE AD RATES
Up to 25 words, $9.25 for the first week
$7.75 for each additional week

Over 25 words, .45 cents for each additional word/first week
.40 cents per word, each additional week

CLASSIFIED DISPLAY ADS
Classified Display Ads are the ads that appear in the classified section with a border around the ad. They have different type styles than line ads and may have pictures or artwork in them. They may be more than one column wide and any size the advertiser desires.

Classified Display Ads are charged by the column inch. A column inch is one column wide by one inch deep.

CLASSIFIED DISPLAY AD RATES
One-run: $20.00 per column inch
4 or more consecutive runs (same ad): $15.00 per column inch

THE FOLLOWING ADS ONLY APPEAR IN ONE PUBLICATION
Card of Thanks: $10.00 (100 word limit)

Memoriams: $10.00 (100 word limit)
Over 100 words charged an additional 10 cents per word

Happy Ads: $6.00 per column inch


CANCELLATION POLICY
If for any reason you wish to stop your ad after it has been placed, we will discontinue publication. However, due to the expense of time and handling, we will not refund any portion of the cost.

PLEASE CONTACT US AT 812-883-3281 FOR MORE INFORMATION.