Not everyone can be rich in a capitalist society. That's a given. However, being unstylish and poorly-dressed should be a matter of personal preference—not social circumstance. In fact, "you can't buy good taste," has been a mantra of well-dressed folks for ages. Although money certainly helps one accrue a better (and more complete) wardrobe, your financial status shouldn't determine how great you look when you leave the house.

If you cut down on unnecessary purchases, simplify your style, and find your own look, you're well on your way to looking great for less. We're not saying you should give up buying nice things, but your monthly-accumulated credit card debt shouldn't determine how fresh your steez is. Here are 10 Ways to Be Broke and Stylish.

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