The title of this post may surprise you since you know what penny-pinching cheapskates we can be sometimes. Nevertheless, as we discussed in our post “The Art of Having Your Cake and Eating It Too”, sometimes the most frugal thing to do is to buy quality even if it isn’t the cheapest in price. Along that vein of thinking, we bring you this post where we outline 5 items that you might be surprised to know that we own because they are typically expensive and might even be considered a luxury.
A few things before we get to the list. While these are high quality products that we love, we NEVER buy them at full price. We’ll share how we scored deals on these particular items, but you can also refer to our post, “The Art of Having Your Cake and Eating It Too” for a general breakdown of the mindset and technique to buy quality at affordable prices. Moreover, this probably isn’t an exhaustive list, just the things that I can think of right now. Perhaps we’ll come out with part two of this last down the road. [Read more…]