The dollar store is a staple errand on our list each week, thanks to to variety of products and the guaranteed low price. Whether you're planning a party or just need some household necessities, don't miss your chance to save a bundle of cash on the things you would be buying anyways, but just at a higher price point.
Some people believe that dollar stores only carry low-quality, generic brand items, but what a lot of people don't know is that there are a ton of hidden gems if you are willing to look. Many include popular brands that you may be paying twice the price for at drugstores.
So keep your eyes peeled because these items will save you a ton of cash by buying them at the dollar store.
1. Cotton Swabs
These can get pricey when you buy them at the drugstore.
A handy tool to have around the house, at a price we can be happy with.
3. Plastic Cutlery and Plates
From a backyard BBQ to a road trip have everything you need on a budget you can afford.
4. Gift bags, Boxes and Wrapping Paper
Because it's what's inside the wrapping that counts.
5. Pregnancy Tests
You will be going to the doctor to confirm it anyways, why spend $10-15 for each test?
6. Aluminum Foil, Plastic Wrap and Plastic Bags
The cost of this stuff adds up! Save some money by visiting the dollar store.
7. Hair Accessories Including Elastics, Clips, Headbands And Hair Brushes
Because it's fun to switch up how you do your hair!
It's time to throw out those ones with holes in them.
9. Greeting Cards
You can still show how much you care without spending $5 on a card.