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9 things you should never buy at Walmart

9 things you should never buy at Walmart

Alex Sadler April 3, 2016
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While Walmart is known for its “everyday low prices,” that doesn’t mean it has the lowest price on everything.

Read more: 10 money-saving secrets you don’t know about Costco

If you’re looking for the best deal, you should always shop around — check various retailers, drug stores, dollar stores and online. Sometimes it’s just convenient to get everything at one store, but if you plan out your purchases and figure out where to get the best price on each, then you save a lot of money over time!

So when it comes to getting the best price, Money Talk News rounded up a list of nine things you should never buy at Walmart — and we’ve included where to get each item cheaper!

9 things to never buy at Walmart

1. Gift cards

Check out these websites where you can get gift cards for a fraction of what they cost at Walmart.

2. Entertainment

There are a lot of ways to get books, movies and music for a lot cheaper than what they cost at Walmart. Here are a few options:

3. Toys and games

Amazon is also a great place to find toys and games at super-cheap prices.

4. Snack foods

The dollar stores and even drug stores often have the best deals on snack foods!

Read more: 10 best drug store bargains

5. Organic produce

Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s often have cheaper prices on organic produce.

Here are some other ways to get organic food for less:

6. Brand-name diapers

Amazon Mom offers Prime members a 20% discount on diapers, along with other offers and deals.

Read more: 3 things to never buy in bulk

7. Gift-wrapping items

The dollar stores are your best bet on wrapping!

Read more: 3 great deals at the dollar store

8. Party supplies

Another great dollar store buy.

9. Batteries

Head to Costco for the best deal on batteries!

Read more: Best and worst AA batteries

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Alex Thomas Sadler is the Managing Editor of Clark.com and Clark Howard Digital Products. Alex is also the host of Common Cents, a Clark.com series that makes money simple, so you can better understand and take control of your own financial life. .
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