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How It Works
UpNorth Locals and Property Owners can now sign up to enjoy discounts at the local businesses that they love.
Choose a 4 The Local Annual Digital ID and payment plan - save more by paying annually
Check out! Your credit card billing address shows us that you're an UpNorth local
Show your Digital ID to receive a discount at participating 4 The Local locations
We have Digital ID plans for UpNorth Locals and Part-Time Residents.
Digital ID Plans
For UpNorth Locals Only!
Easy to choose
Easy sign up
Easy to Use
CHOOSE A SAVINGS PLAN
PAID ANNUALLY • $65 GOES TO CHARITY!
Upload proof of UpNorth property address
The first time I used the Digital ID it more than 1/2 paid for itself.
What a great service!
This is the best opportunity to give back to the community and a super savings for you! Look at all of the local businesses that help you to keep money in your pocket and help out in our area!
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I use my Digital ID?
Use your Digital ID at any one of our participating locations. More locations are being added all the time.
Who do you consider to be an UpNorth Local?
Anyone that lives in one of these counties can get a membership: Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmett, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Montmorency, Otsego, Presque Isle, or Wexford.
If you don't live UpNorth but own property in one of these counties, you can get a Part-Time Resident Membership!
I don't live UpNorth but I own property there. Is that OK?
Sure! When you sign up we'll ask for proof of your UpNorth property ownership - upload a utility bill or homeowner's insurance bill. Check out our Part-Time Resident Subscription.
How do I use my Digital ID?
Simply log in to this website on your smartphone to access your Digital ID, which you will show to receive your awesome discount when you pay at a participating location.
Do you have an app?
We sure do!GET OUR APP
Yes, we have an app!
Visit the My Account page from your smartphone and click the GET OUR APP button for installation instructions.
Can my business participate?
Absolutely! Head on over to our Business Signup page for details.
What's the catch?
There's no catch! We love our local businesses and want to see them thrive year-round. Your 4 The Local Digital ID makes it easier to eat, shop, and recreate locally and keeps our communities vibrant and healthy while supporting local charities.
of Annual sales will be donated to local charities, right here in Northern Michigan
Save Money & Support Local Businesses!
Sign up now to save money at UpNorth restaurants, hotels, retail stores, and at service and recreation businesses. A2