41 Things You Should Never Buy

1. Poo-Pourri

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The product is a mixture of essential oils that you spritz into the toilet before taking a seat. The idea is that Poo-Pourri prevents you from embarrassing yourself or inconveniencing others.

But this stuff is expensive ($9.95 and up) and a total waste of money. That’s because the same pocket or bag that holds the little spray bottle will also hold something you can generally can get for free to address the smell: a book of matches.

Better yet, make your own Poo-Pourri-like stuff for a fraction of the price.” Learn how here: “Why ‘Poo-Pourri’ Stinks: You Can DIY It For Less.”

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