Monday, October 4, 2010

How Much Did You Pay?

Posted By on Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 4:43 PM

Here's a quiz: What has a 4,000 percent mark-up, contributes to excess waste and still has consumers digging into their wallets regularly to buy it? Answer: Bottled water.

It's just one of the top 10 overpriced items called out by Wallet Pop. Other chief offenders? Text messages, coffeeshop coffee and wine in restaurants.

Check out the full list and then maybe reconsider texting your buddy next time you stand in line for your double caramel latte.


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