Name Brand Label or Money in Your Pocket?

Cathy - posted on 03/06/2011 ( 6 moms have responded )

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Recently I had a fun experience shopping. I found a supper cute wallet that was only $10 and looked as good as some pretty expensived wallets. Which leaves the question would you rather have a label or the money in your wallet? Check out my wallet!

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Amber - posted on 03/07/2011

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I usually buy name brand. But it depends on what it is and how much more the name brand is. I live right by an outlet mall, so I can usually get name brand for just a little bit more than off brand things.

As a general rule, the name brand things usually last longer. If it's only going to be a $10-20 difference, I'll probably pick up the name brand.
We do a lot of professional, social gatherings. I always wear name brand for those things.

I usually shop by what I like either way. If it's something that I'm going to buy, then I pick up whichever I like; the brand doesn't influence me as much as the product.

Bonnie - posted on 03/07/2011

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I would rather have money in my wallet. There are many comparable items that are just as nice as the name brand.

Michelle - posted on 03/06/2011

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I'd take the money any day of the week. Especially since many of my belongings become a casualty of the kids getting into stuff etc. Why pay more for something that one of my kids may destroy at some point.

Kimberly - posted on 03/06/2011

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Money in my pocket easily. There are a few things that I think I would one day love to get that are more exspencsive or brand name but for the most part I cant see the point of spending sooooo much money on things that you can get simliar product for cheaper. NIce wallet too!!

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