It may seem that $ 1 is a very small sum of money. However, it is enough for 1 beer, 2 stamps, 5 bananas or 10 small pictures. We have collected 20 things that you can buy with that money in the United States!
A classic slice of New York pizza
In most institutions of New York pizza will cost you a small fortune. But why to buy a whole pizza when you can buy a piece? In 2 Bros Pizza, or 99 ¢ Fresh Pizza you can buy it for only 99 cents!
Download a song from iTunes
For fresh hits, you may have to pay $ 1.29, but you can still find good music for $ 0.99. If not to sort songs by popularity and by name, you even can find cheaper options.
Little Coffee at McDonald’s
A small cup (12 US fluid ounces or approximately 350 ml) of premium roast coffee at McDonald’s will cost exactly $ 1.
Ten 4×6 photos at Walmart
Printing of a small picture of size 4×6 costs only $ 0.09 per piece at Walmart. Snapshots of larger size (5×7) will cost $ 0.78 per share.
Additional distance in a New York taxi
For $ 1 under normal conditions, you can drive about 20 blocks (but do not forget about the basic initial rate for a taxi).
E-books on Amazon
E-books with good discounts can be found in the Kindle Daily Deals section. Typically, prices range from $ 1.99 to $ 0.99.
Glass of beer at “happy hours”
If you know where to go, you can drink beer for a dollar almost every day! Look for beer happy hour in your city!
Gift penny will cost you for a total of 51 cents. Carefully follow the instructions and throw a coin into the machine in the specified sequence.
An hour on-street parking in New York or San Francisco
Of course, it depends on where you parked: in Bronx, Brooklyn or Queens hour of parking will cost $ 1, somewhere below 96th Street – $ 3.50 (i.e. 17 minutes of parking for $ 1).
Change mailing address
If you need to change your address or send mail to another address, you can easily do so once on the USPS website for $ 1. In addition, you get a bunch of coupons from companies like Lowes, Target, Best Buy and West Elm.
In New York, there are many places where you can get the oysters for just a dollar, you just have to be there at the right time. Try “happy hours” in The Wayland or The Mermaid Inn.
The Case for iPhone
On eBay, there is a special filter that allows you to sort the items worth up to $ 1.00. And there are much more options than you might think. You can also try Amazon.
Funny trinkets and school supply at Target
Do you know that most Target stores have “a dollar stand» (Dollar Spot) with fun trinkets like candlesticks, dishes, pillows, bags, stickers and other decorations?
Small dessert in Wendy’s
A small portion (about 227 g) of the classic, chocolate or vanilla gelato in Wendy’s will cost only $ 0.99. Also, for the same money you can buy a children’s cheeseburger, crispy sandwich with chicken or portion of nuggets (4 pieces).
Two postage stamps
A postage stamp onto a letter weighing up to 28 grams will cost $ 0.47.
5 bananas at Trader Joe’s
Still one of the best product offers – bananas in Trader Joe’s for $ 0.19 a piece.
Visit to the museum
Many museums can be visited for free or by paying as much as you see (for example, the Metropolitan Museum in New York).
One (or more) of second-hand books
Go to a thrift store or glance at the sale of used books. Pay attention to the book in paperback. You can also use the service Book Sale Finder.
The song on the jukebox
After a couple of beers or a few drinks at the bar, you can listen to at least one song on the jukebox for the dollar.
Buy a Lottery ticket
We do not encourage you to get involved, but you can try your luck and buy a lottery ticket exactly for one dollar.