Originally Posted by Mygaffer
Go and troll the local thrift stores if you are on a budget. You'd be surprised what you can find.
My setup is as follows: Technics SB-A32 speakers, VS-80 rears, MC400 center, harmon/kardon AVR 125 receiver. Know how much money I've spent on all that? About $50. Some of it I also got for free though. Sounds awesome.