Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Valley Trader?

The Valley Trader is a Buy, Sell, Trade magazine publication consisting of free classifieds (ex. Household Items, Pets, Autos, Jewelry, Collectibles, etc.) that individuals are selling. And also, where businesses advertise for a fee (charges apply).

Where is the publication distributed?

100 mile radius of Winchester, Virginia in convenience stores and grocery stores such as: (7-11, Sheetz, Wa Wa's, Food Lion, and gas stations)

 Click to see Distribution Map

What is deadline for display business ads?

Business Display Ads are available in B/W or full color.

Business Ad must be received in Postal Mail or by Email no later than 4 PM on Thursdays.

If Business Ad is already Set Up and Formatted to our column size, we will accept Emailed Ads by 4 PM on Fridays.

To Submit a Business Ad:
Call: 540-869-6098 (M-F 8:30 AM to 4 PM)
Email Business Ads to:

What is the deadline for in-column line business classified ads?

Must be received in Postal Mail by Saturday.

How much are advertising rates?

How do I place a free ad?

To place a free add select one of the options below:

1. Click to Submit Free Ad online

2. Call: 540-869-5132

What is the email address to place business display ads?

Email Address to submit Business Ads:

What formats are accepted for business display ads?

.jpg, .tif, .pdf, .doc

What is The Valley Traders mailing address?

P.O. Box 126 • Stephens City, Virginia 22655