10 Things You Should Rent Instead of Buy

When Renting Is Worth It

It may be a buyer’s market when it comes to real estate, but there are still many things you’re often better off renting. Of course, there’s no substitute for ownership if you truly need an item for repeated use, but if you’re only going to use something once in a while, why pay full price when you can borrow it for a lot less? For Americans on a budget, here are 10 examples of when renting might be the more cost-effective choice. Photo Credit: Getty Images