When it comes to tuxedos, most guys choose to rent rather than buy. The reason for this is simple: It’s cheaper (in the short run). Besides, how often do you really need a tuxedo in today’s world?
But for some people, owning a tuxedo might be the better option. Here are nine brief arguments in favor of that path, from the financial to the intangible. Even if you don’t see yourself wearing a tuxedo in this lifetime, it might be nice to own one – just in case. After all, you never know when the President might stop by and ask you to infiltrate a gang of high-end art thieves.