The Most Interesting Things You Could Buy for $100K

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Vote up the things you'd buy if you somehow came into $100,000.

What would you buy if you had an extra one hundred thousand dollars sitting around? Everyone says that they would pay off their student loans, or buy a house, but what we all really want to do is buy a crystal jet ski or eat the world’s most expensive guacamole. While those things may not be feasible, there are plenty of things you can buy for $100K that will make you just as happy. If you’re the kind of person who wants to throw the world’s most expensive pizza party for your friends, you can do that. And if you’re the kind of person who needs to buy a friend to have a pizza party with, you can do that too. It turns out that almost anything is possible when you have one hundred thousand dollars at your disposal. Get out your checkbook and take a look at the most interesting things you can buy for $100K.

The items and services that are listed here are just the tip of the iceberg of things that you can buy with ten Grover Clevelands in your sweaty little hand. Some of them are one of a kind pieces, while some of the other products offer a peek into the world of high-priced spending that most people never experience. Be careful while perusing these items, you might develop expensive taste.
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  • 1
    1,414 VOTES

    A Real Live, Top of the Line Jet Pack

    If you have $100,000 sitting around and you haven't bought a jet pack, you should be fired from having money.
    1,414 votes
  • 2
    1,057 VOTES

    Rent a Private Jet Three Times

    Imagine an inflight experience with no crying babies or overhead compartment issues, that's definitely worth $100K.
    1,057 votes
  • 3
    1,006 VOTES

    Just Over a Year of Private Security

    Haven't you always wanted to be surrounded by guys wearing ear pieces? Well now that you have a cool $100K, you can have 365 days of pure security bliss.
    1,006 votes
  • 4
    1,044 VOTES

    Kobe Bryant's NBA Championship Rings from 2000

    Kobe Bryant's NBA Championship Rings from 2000
    Photo: Sgt. Joseph A. Lee / Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain
    In 2013 two of Kobe's championship rings each sold for $100,000 at auction. Track them down, make an offer, and relive the glory of the 1999-2000 NBA playoffs.
    1,044 votes
  • 5
    890 VOTES

    Eight of the Most Expensive Pizzas Ever

    The most expensive pizza in the world only costs $12,000, which is pocket change right? So why not order a few pizzas and turn your gluttonous feast into a $100K party?
    890 votes
  • 6
    874 VOTES

    An Unedited Copy of The Beatles's "Love Me Do"

    What's different about this version of "Love Me Do?" It features a quick count-in on the drums. They don't call him Ringo "Money Fingers" Starr for nothing!
    874 votes