8 Things You Should Never Buy Used

Skip the Thrift

Last month we looked at some of the products you should always buy used – items like books, plates and video games, all of which cost a lot less on the secondhand market without any significant reduction in quality. But not every product is a good deal when purchased used. Some secondhand goods carry significant safety hazards, some wear down in quality after repeated use, and some are just plain gross. Here are a few to avoid. Photo Credit: Daniel Oines