Vicky Oliver, author of “The Millionaire’s Handbook” researched it and says “That Coach handbag at the outlet is not the same one sold in a department store,” Oliver says. “It’s a completely different calibre of an item. Its full-price cousin is sturdier, has superior stitching and softer leather. The outlet merchandise is less costly, but lower in quality, too. And if it is the real thing, the only reason it’s there is because people with money didn’t like it enough to buy it.”

I always say, cheaper is cheaper. Don’t be fooled. If it looks too good to be true, it usually is.

Here is the full article – 6 secrets retailers don’t want you to know.