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25 things you should never buy — and what to buy instead

Money Talks News Logo By Kentin Waits of Money Talks News | Slide 1 of 26: American consumers are swimming in sea of products. Any need, want or whim can be met with a quick trip to the mall or click of a keyboard.
In this retail wonderland, it’s easy to make a few mistakes.
We’ve all fallen victim to aggressive marketing and been lured in by budget-busting convenience products, impulse buys and things that simply don’t make sense. (That reminds me, does anyone want a gently used Shake Weight?)
If you want to save money, it’s time to become a more intentional consumer. Following is a look at some of the things you should never buy — and what to buy instead.
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If you really want to save money, become a more intentional shopper

American consumers are swimming in sea of products. Any need, want or whim can be met with a quick trip to the mall or click of a keyboard.

In this retail wonderland, it’s easy to make a few mistakes.

We’ve all fallen victim to aggressive marketing and been lured in by budget-busting convenience products, impulse buys and things that simply don’t make sense. (That reminds me, does anyone want a gently used Shake Weight?)

If you want to save money, it’s time to become a more intentional consumer. Click ahead for a look at some of the things you should never buy — and what to buy instead.

It's not the usual blah, blah, blah. Click here to sign up for our free newsletter.

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