In the last 50 years commercials have done a great job in convincing us that new is better than used.
The mind set is that if it was owned by anyone else then there must be something wrong with it.
You need to buy all shiny and new.
We have all been in homes that have been filled with old second hand stuff and thought that there is no way we would live like that. But there are people that only buy second hand and have gorgeous homes.
How do you have a happy medium? What can you live on second hand and when should you buy new?