10 Life-Changing Things You Can Buy for Less Than $100

Do you have a favorite belonging that is a game-changer that you would recommend for under a hundred bucks?

Recently someone asked the internet, “What life-changing item can you buy for less than a hundred dollars?” Here are the top-voted answers.

“A Rice Cooker,” one person said. “That bad boy kept me fed during covid when I barely had the energy to get out of bed.”

Rice Cooker

“Stuff like my personal info in case it ever gets stolen and hardware specs like on the side of my hard drives so I can see which is which without having to pull them out or move anything,” they concluded.

Labeling Machine

“A bidet. It feels near impossible to go back to wiping the regular way after you get one, so beware,” one user warned.


Another user suggested “A basic tool set. A little YouTube and Google work, $100 worth of tools, and you'd be amazed at the things you can fix on your car, around the house, etc.” “A cordless drill/driver. Probably the single most useful power tool you can have” added another.

Basic Tool Set

“First aid kit. They are handy when you least want them to be,” one user expressed. “Exactly, you never want to need it, but when you keep it handy, it turns from a minor inconvenience to have near you to a potential literal lifesaver,” another agreed.

First Aid Kit

Another Redditor said, “If you have gas appliances get a multi-gas version and put it close by each. And replace at the indicated interval, we had one that expired and went crazy, scaring the bejesus out of me: a brand new one, no issues. The peace of mind they bring is so real.”

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm

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