Who doesn’t love a bargain? Scheming to get the best price — whether by utilizing coupons, sales, frequent-shopper points or other tips — is a rewarding and fun pastime.
But sometimes, purchasing the absolute cheapest item in a certain category isn’t the way to go. That old saying, “You get what you pay for,” rings true time and again.
Here’s a look at 22 items that you might want to splurge on, rather than jumping on the lowest possible price.