Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels, what do these businesses have in common? Your personal information has been stolen from them if you've shopped there.
Most likely due to their size and the volume of information they have, these businesses and large businesses like them are targets for cyber attacks. Lora's Beauty and the millions of small businesses out there? Not so much.
There are so many reasons to shop small businesses, add the fact that they're not targets of cyber attacks to that list.