Western Union

Supercash and Pay-O-Matic in the Neighborhood

Posted December 3, 2010 at 6:07 am

Two neighborhood check-cashing stores were recently gobbled up and rolled into larger corporate conglomerates.  And with these changes, new in-your-face signage. First up is 115 Essex Street. The former Money Centers is now a superfly Supercash outpost.  Together with the neighboring Sunflower Video shop, this piece of Essex is a solid reminder of the old […]

The Ludlow – Too Many Vacancies?

Posted February 24, 2009 at 11:14 am

Boy, have the tables turned. The Ludlow, a major proponent of “living like a Rockefeller” and “partying like a rockstar,” is now whoring itself out to a re-branded Western Union. Just take a look at the windows of the vacant ground-level storefront. Definitely an unlikely partnership which, if nothing more, is an obvious sign of […]