25 Unreasonably Expensive Things You Might Spend Money On Anyway

We’ve all had that moment. It’s when you stop and think to yourself, “Why on Earth does this cost so much? It really shouldn’t. There has to be a way to find this in a cheaper form.” The thing is, usually there is a cheaper version. It’s just that the easiest to find, within-arms-length product is typically more expensive.

So what sort of things are we going to be talking about? Well, there’s the obvious ones, like weddings. We know that every guy in the world is sitting there scratching his head and wondering how in the world one day could cost so much. Then there are more specific things like domestic flights in Canada. It’s strange how it can be cheaper to fly from Vancouver to London than it is to fly from Vancouver to Toronto. And then there are things that we’re just joking about. Like dating. Well, we know that some of you aren’t joking about it. But hey, not everyone’s dates are crazy expensive. We’re just going to leave that up to you and your significant other.

Without going into too much more detail, let’s just jump right in! These are 25 Unreasonably Expensive Things You Might Spend Money On Anyway!

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BracesImage: wikipedia, Source: reddit

Two words – dental vacation. Just fly out to Mexico, get your braces, chill on the beach, and fly back.

Note: You’ll get Mexico’s best doctors for cheaper than America’s worst doctors. And those Mexican doctors can be pretty darn good. Wealthy Mexicans need braces too…



GuacamoleImage: wikipedia, Source: 9gag

It’s a lot cheaper to just buy some avocados and make your own.


Car insurance

Car insuranceImage: wikipedia, Source: reddit

Thanks to government mandated insurance, there’s a lot of fraud and corruption in this industry. Generally speaking, mandatory things shouldn’t be for-profit. But hey…lobbies and stuff.


Contact lenses

Contact lensesImage: wikipedia, Source: reddit

Pro-tip: you don’t actually have to exchange them every 2 weeks; just make sure to soak them at night.


Haircuts for women

Hair cuts for womanImage: pixabay, Source: 9gag

No guy will ever understand this.

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