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The Complete Idiot's Guides to Starting and Running a Thrift Store by Ravel Buckley, Carol Costa

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Chapter 1
Fun and Challenges of Thrift Stores
In This Chapter
◆ Making a difference in your community
◆ Searching for treasure
◆ Protecting the environment
◆ Investments of time and money
◆ Using your talents
◆ Meeting new people every day
Perhaps the most important question you should ask yourself before beginning any business venture is: “Will I enjoy it?”
All businesses require hard work and dedication; a thrift store is no exception, but the thrift business offers advantages that others do not. It also presents more fun and excitement than other types of businesses, because it is not the kind of undertaking where you will know exactly what you can expect day in and day out. It is the type of business that can deliver enjoyment and satisfaction ...

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