Some things in life are inexplicably (or at least seem to be inexplicably) expensive, but for one reason or another, you still have to use them and buy them. Most things, like razor blades and printer ink which are notoriously expensive, can be explained—others, not so much—but the good news is, there are often ways around it to help you spend less. These 10 things seem way more expensive than they should be. Here's why, and how to save when you do buy them.
from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/10-things-that-are-way-more-expensive-than-they-should-be-242422