It’s Once ‘n Again, Ltd., founded by Traci Hassett, has grown from a small two person enterprise to a bustling consignment resale thrift corporation with three locations to serve you.
Once ‘n Again in Fairbury, IL opened in 2001 with 4500 square feet. Fairbury is a consignment resale store that sells name brand fashion for the family, handbags, home decor, and more.
Once ‘n Again in Pontiac, IL opened in 2008 with 5000 square feet to serve you. Pontiac sells name brand fashion from Gap to Coach for Women, Men, Teens, and Kid’s…..including handbags, shoes, jewelry, and more.
Frugality NFP–Charitable Thrift Shop in Fairbury, opened in 2007 (closed in Nov 2019). Frugality sells thousands of items most for $1.99 each or less. Frugality opened a second thrift location in Pontiac in January of 2018 which is still going strong!
Once ‘n Again online operations warehouse opened in December of 2019 in Fairbury.
With more than 500 items arriving daily in a wide variety of brands, sizes, and styles it is likely that you can find what you need without having to travel far–for a price that doesn’t strain your wallet. On the flip side, we also offer an outlet to cash in your closet. We offer cash now (1 bag per day) or cash later (a.k.a.consignment) for your current fashion that is in excellent condition.
Once ‘n Again strives to provide a unique and fashionable resale environment in which to offer our customers a guaranteed value and a remarkable shopping experience. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.
Traci Hassett, Founder & President was born and raised in Bradley, IL. Graduated from college with a BBA in Finance from St. Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, IN. After college married her high school sweetheart, Brian Hassett. Started her career in retail with JC Penney. Moved to Fairbury in 1999 when her husband accepted a teaching/coaching position in the area. Her career in retail continued when she opened Once ‘n Again in Fairbury in 2001, Fairbury Frugality in 2007, Pontiac Once ‘n Again in 2008, and Pontiac Frugality in 2018. She has three children Abby (Dan), Anna (Cooper), & Nik plus 2 grandsons Malcom & Winston. She likes to work, shop, and travel; preferably with family and friends. I am fortunate to have a career that combines all of my favorite things.