In case you missed it, I wrote a story for the Retailing column in today's Business section about a new resale clothing store opening in the Triangle
Resale shops are a terrific avenue for both making money and saving money so I wanted to make sure you heard the news.
Keep reading for all the details on the newest Uptown Cheapskate location, and the interesting back story of its owners in the Triangle and Triad.
Uptown Cheapskate, a resale clothing store aimed at teens and young adults, will open next month in the Beaver Creek Commons in Apex.
It’s the fourth Uptown Cheapskate location in the Triangle and Triad for Steve and Christine Weaver, a Greensboro couple who just a few years ago never imagined owning a used clothing store or even shopping in one.
That all changed in 2008 when Steve Weaver, who worked in finance, found himself out of work after a corporate downsizing.