Wednesday 13 November 2019

12 frivolous purchases people seriously regret

These extravagant impulse buys were really not worth the money.

Skateboarder (Daniel Law/PA)
Skateboarder (Daniel Law/PA)

By Emily Chudy, Press Association

Everyone has bought at least one thing that they regretted as soon as they handed over their cash.

Reddit user PrideandTentacles discussed frivolous purchases on the website, asking people to share the things they regret buying the most.

Their answers were hilarious and disappointing in equal measure.

Here are 12 of the best:

1. Cats can be extremely mischievous.

2. This mum was bitterly disappointed with this purchase.

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3. This person regrets this buy because it was too good.

4. A complete and utter waste.

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5. Technology that was expensive but is now obsolete.

6. This person’s Pokemon-related splurge.

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7. This expensive new hobby.

8. A regrettable Farmville purchase.

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9. The biggest problem in England.

10. This banished cardigan.

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11. This very odd purchase.

12. Cookies are addictive.

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