GPS – ask members in ward to borrow one they’re not using
Laundry – ask a member to do it at their house
Pictures – printing them at CVS adds up! Get a digital photo frame instead and plug in that USB!
Alarm clock – don’t buy one! You will use your phone
DVDs – full length approved movies are on the Mormon channel for you to download onto your USB plug into your portable DVD player that will be in your apartment
Music – burn/borrow files from people in your district
Proselyting bag – don’t buy one! Use your purse. There’s no point in buying a $50 bag that you will only use for 18 months
Clothes – if you have a Plato’s Closet around you, go there to recycle your clothes. You can get cheap new ones for about $6