EDITORS’ PICK—Best Place for a Cheapskate

Bargain Barn
Located on the UC Davis campus on La Rue Road. (530) 752-2145; bargainbarn.ucdavis.edu

Need office supplies but hate to part with your cash? This is the place for you. Run by UC Davis, the Bargain Barn sells used computers, printers, office furniture, office products and other stuff for a fraction of the original price. They even get the occasional random item among their inventory; think piano, kayak, wrestling mat. Part of the university’s commitment to sustainability, the Bargain Barn diverts 8,000 university items from landfills every year.