Start your money-saving engines. Today is National Thrift Store day!
Recently, second-hand shopping has become one of the first stops for people lo...
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Not surprisingly, there are huge spikes in textile disposal in the two weeks following Christmas . I should know. At USAgain, we collected almost two million pounds of discarded clothing.
On any given night, almost 700,000 people experience homelessness in the U.S. Of that number, an estimated 37 percent are people in families -- famili...
The economy has taken a hit, but that doesn't seem to have stopped Americans from buying new clothes in high volume. In fact, the culture of consumption is still going strong, with Americans hungrier than ever for textiles.
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