So, money seems to be tighter than ever for most of us right now, but even so, there are definitely some things that are worth spending the extra money on.  There's nothing worse than having to replace something right away that you thought you were saving on.

It ends up costing twice as much and is just a headache.

Plus, if you win the Cash Cow Contest (up to 10k!), these items will be so much easier to splurge on!