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    22 Smart Purchases That'll Pay Off In The Long Run​

    Future self: "Thanks past self."

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    1. A fabric defuzzer to make all of your run-down sweaters, throw pillows, and furniture look like they just came from the store all without having to spend tons of $$$ on repairs.

    2. A hand-held pressure washer because some things turn out great ~under pressure~. You can even fill it with detergent to wash your car! Raise your hand if you ~almost~ spent a fortune on re-modeling or replacing but now you're like, "no need!"

    3. A three-piece set of produce saving storage containers that'll save you money by saving your food. Keep your produce in these containers for longer lasting goodness.

    4. A foldable drying rack so you can gently dry your clothes to preserve their shape instead of running them through the damaging dryer.

    5. A wine vacuum sealer for anyone who likes to enjoy a glass of wine with dinner and doesn't want to spoil the whole bottle. Drink more, save more!

    6. A pack of moldable glue to mend broken things around your house. From the spokes in your dishwasher to the band of your watch, this glue is a versatile way to make hard fixes, quick fixes.

    7. A bottle cap stand for anyone who is tired of throwing away perfectly good lotions, shampoos, and condiments just because the contents are stuck on all the sides.

    8. A pack of organic and recyclable ethylene-absorbing apples that'll absorb Ethylene gas so your produce will last longer in the fridge. Raise your hand if you bought veggies on Monday and had to throw them away by Thursday?! This madness ends today.

    9. A compact knife sharpener so your cutlery can operate like new and you don't have to keep replacing perfectly good knives because you think they're old and worn!

    10. A compact jewelry cleaner that'll uncover the sparkle you didn't realize was still there! No need to buy a new watch or necklace; just run it through this machine and it'll look brand new.

    11. A pack of four re-usable Keurig cups, because what's nicer than saving money? Saving the planet! These re-usable cups will help keep money in your pocket and plastic out of the ocean. Win-win!

    12. A cold brew maker to relieve your wallet from your serious iced coffee obsession.

    13. An Instant Pot for the chef who doesn't actually want to do a whole lot of cooking. This will save you tons of money on ordering out, because it'll be so easy to cook right at home! Did I mention it has over 22,000 five-star reviews?!

    14. A cast-iron skillet that'll outlast your entire collection of pots and pans — and probably you, too. This is one of those kitchen staples you'll never regret buying.

    15. A KitchenAid stand mixer you can hand down to your children, because it's just that well-built! Save money and invest in those products that will last a lifetime (or two).

    16. A pack of silicone food huggers so you stop wasting half-eaten veggies and fruits and have makeshift caps for any sort of bottle or container.

    17. A Kindle Paperwhite E-reader that'll save you space and money. E-books are much cheaper than physical ones and this one is waterproof?!

    18. A pack of reusable lunch bags so you can replace those plastic baggies that are bad for the environment (and your wallet).

    19. A water-efficient shower-head that'll give you real, unadulterated pressure in exchange for a way less expensive water bill. Shower your future self in savings.

    20. A DivaCup so your time of the month doesn't have to bleed through your wallet! The Diva Cup is an environmentally friendly alternative to all the pads and tampons you buy on the regular.

    21. A pack of wool "socks" for your chair and table legs so they don't totally scratch up your floors over time.

    22. A bag of re-usable wool dryer balls to save on dryer sheets without compromising the fluffiness your clothes deserve.

    Welcome to the future and look how much money you've saved!

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