Mon, 13 Aug 2012 10:42:43 GMT | By Liz Pulliam Weston, MSN Money
10 things that make you poorer

The costs of these products increase as time goes by.



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Everything you buy makes you poorer, in a sense. But some things have hidden costs that can lead you to shell out far more than you'd expected. Sometimes those continuing expenses are so high that you'll curse the day you first opened your wallet.

Not all of these products should be avoided, but forewarned is forearmed: If you have any of these in your life, they may cost you big time.

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