If you carry a laptop, check out Timbuk2’s Command TSA-Friendly Messenger Bag 2015. The bag features numerous pockets, a protected laptop compartment and Timbuk2’s renowned lifetime warranty.
I’ve previously written a piece for TechRepublic sharing my affinity for the San Francisco-company’s messenger bags. You can’t beat them for quality. And as for values, you can’t top one Timbuk2 employee’s personal effort to help reunite a cyclist with his special stolen steed.