How Do You Find Stores Going Out of Business?

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Find stores that are going out of business by checking with your local government for listings of bankruptcy records of businesses closing. If you are specifically looking to buy discounted merchandise, check, and These sites sell inventory for businesses closing their doors. An online search can also provide information.

  1. Check public records

    Bankruptcy filings are, by law, public record. Your local government can provide information of businesses going bankrupt.

  2. Check online liquidation companies

    Look at websites for liquidation companies, such as, and At, go to the surplus business section.

  3. Search the Internet

    Finally, look online for articles discussing specifically which businesses are closing their doors.