23Entry by Moses Armstrong
22Entry by DingDongKun
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There's a widespread assumption that if you want to get something good, you have to pony up and pay for the more-expensive version. But as it turns out, surprisingly often that's terrible advice, because the cheap knockoff is just as good, if not better.
And this isn't just our opinion. These are cases where the expensive version is no better than the cheap one, according to authorities and science.