Reader Classifieds information 

The Reader is published once a week on Thursdays. Distribution begins on Wednesdays.

The Deadline is Monday, 5pm, for publication in that week’s issue. An ad also can be placed as a late ad, for a $10 surcharge, from Monday, 5pm until Tuesday, 11am, for publication in that week’s issue. Ads are scheduled to appear online on the Reader Web site within 24 hours of our receiving them. Note that early deadlines may occur prior to major holidays.

Legal Notice Ads

Assumed Business Name Legal Notices must run in three consecutive issues. The ad must be published for the first time within 15 days of the date stamped by the County Commissioner's Office on the legal form. We must have a copy of the original document in order to publish the notice. Assumed Business Name Legal Notices cost $100 for the three week run. We will mail you a notarized affidavit and a copy of the ad.

Change of Name Legal Notices cost $85 for the three week run. For all other sorts of Legal Notices, please contact the Legal Notices department for a quote. Please check the legal requirements for your notice prior to running.

To receive a quote, call the Reader Classifieds department at 312-222-6920, e-mail legalnotices@chicagoreader.com, or fax to 312-321-9919, Attn: Reader Classifieds.