The Secret Gear-Buying System That’s Guaranteed to Save You Money

Bjorgvin Benediktsson
6 min readOct 12, 2023

You Need Good Gear If You Want to Make Good Content

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If you’re a content creator, your equipment needs are gonna add up.

If you ONLY write, you can get away with being topless with only a laptop to write on. But if you’re making podcasts or creating videos, you’ll need to invest in some studio-quality gear. But what if it didn’t need to be quite so expensive?

What if you could get all that gear for much cheaper?

In the last 15 years of working in the audio industry, I’ve had home recording studios in three different countries, so I know a few things about building (and rebuilding) my home studio.

Throughout the years, I’ve developed an extensive process that helps me find the best gear at the cheapest price, and in this guide, I’ll walk you through all the secrets to finding the biggest bang for your buck when you’re shopping for your studio.

Whether you’re making music or creating content, I’ll show you how to streamline the process of choosing the right gear, from microphones to studio desks. Let’s get started!

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Bjorgvin Benediktsson

I write about music, creativity, and entrepreneurship. My new book, You Get What You Give, is out now. Grab it here: