Most will agree that dollar stores are a treasure trove of low-priced goodies and deals. From cleaning supplies to snacks, these stores offer a wide range of products that can save you a few bucks.

However, not everything sold at a dollar store is a good deal. In fact, some items may be of inferior quality or not offer the value you are looking for.

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As Reader’s Digest says, “A buck might be pocket change, but that doesn't mean it's a good deal.” These are 20 things that the notable publication says are a total waste of your money if you buy them from a dollar store.

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