Top 15 'seriously overpriced' products - according to Reddit
Published 06/11/2016 | 11:25
What is seriously overpriced and we all still use?
Thousands of Reddit users have been discussing the question of products and services they believe are a little overpriced.
From printer ink to razor blades – how many of these do you agree with?
1."Mobile data," - NiallWang.
2."Airport food," - retrowavve.
3."College textbooks," - Aer0eng.
4."In the UK, I'd say landlines. I have to pay line rental @ £16 before I can have broadband and I never use my house phone," - SmallFry2016.
5."Hotel internet. $29.99 a night to send some emails and watch Netflix? It's usually mid-range hotels with a lot if business travellers. They'll pay it because they'll just expense it.
"Fortunately a lot more places these days are offering complimentary mid-speed internet if you sign up for member rewards," - IlludiumQXXXVI.
6."Mattresses. I work for a mattress company. The mark-ups are incredible. If you are in the market for one, wait until a sale," - Kerbalized.
7."Printer Ink. The stuff is like gold in value per ounce," - plazmamuffin.
8."Text message fees might be the purest form of profit ever conceived," - Arcuru.
9."Bras. And underwear," - amrobi18.
10."Razor blades," - LocoMotive80.
11."Diapers. Have seriously considered getting into the business of making diapers with how much the damn things sell for," - Josad.
12."Coffee and soda at restaurants. Literally costs pennies and we pay between $2 & $4," - ilovemygyro.
13."Glasses," - bastawhiz.
14."Popcorn at the theatre," - kareezy.
15."Diamond engagement rings," - f---swithgolfballs.