Dollar stores offer affordable shopping, but their limited selection may not meet specific needs.
Quality varies – some items are lower in quality compared to regular stores.
Dollar stores' presence can lead to closures of small businesses, hurting communities.
Over 75 communities since 2019 have opposed dollar store expansion to preserve local businesses.
Dollar stores can drive grocery stores out of business, limiting access to fresh food.
Dollar stores are convenient for non-perishable goods, but lack fresh food options.
Dollar stores may not be suitable for quality toys or items that need longevity.
While useful for certain items, it's important to acknowledge the limitations and potential negative impact.