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post #1 of 17
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Well i got 3 gift cards to bestbuy and it all ads up to $65.. I don't really NEED anything, but would love any suggestions, possibly PC speakers since my are terrid, but list anything else since i'd much rather go buy something right now than never use the gift cards
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post #2 of 17
A bottle of soda. Everything is so overpriced there.

In all seriousness, if you need speakers, I would get some, but don't expect great ones for $65. Maybe a new mouse or something?
Edited by ibfreeekout - 12/24/10 at 10:16pm
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post #3 of 17
I've got a Best Buy gift cards too although I'm thinking about trading it in for an Amazon one on Plastic Jungle because I Best Buy is often overpriced plus if I buy online I'll have to pay for shipping and tax. Some new speakers is a good idea though

I'm just telling people to get me Amazon gift cards from now on.
    
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post #4 of 17
The best things to buy there are stuff that's clearance and on some massive sale items. I bought a portable hard drive for $50, that normally goes for $60 at most other places.
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post #5 of 17
Sell them on OCN for cash money. I sold a staples gift card on here a while back.
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post #6 of 17
You could always add Harddrive space. For myself, I'd get a crockpot and a coffee maker after I moved in a couple weeks.
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post #8 of 17
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well yes i'm quite aware that bestbuy is overpriced, just the other day I saw a 5770 for $199! I had to go back to the car and change my pants after that.


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Originally Posted by Allenssmart View Post
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Wow I can't believe I never thought of that.. Thanks
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post #9 of 17
$65 is enough for a new computer game but if you want a new console game $65 might not be enough including tax.

Definitely not enough for an HDMI cable from there.....

Maybe a decent mouse/keyboard or some blank DVDs.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by teajayyy View Post
well yes i'm quite aware that bestbuy is overpriced, just the other day I saw a 5770 for $199! I had to go back to the car and change my pants after that.
You probably would have had a heart attack after seeing the 1GB GTX 460 still priced at $300
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