Cigs v Vapes v Fresh Air
In just two years Nell Rice saved $5000 by switching from smoking conventional cigarettes to vaping.
Vaping is the term used for puffing away on e-cigarettes, which aren’t cigarettes at all. They are electronic devices that deliver nicotine in a vapour.
There’s no smoke with e-cigarettes, so vapers aren’t exposed to the toxins that cause 95 per cent of smoking-related diseases.
Vaping offers big health gains, but most people I know who’ve quit smoking were motivated to by money.
There is nothing like a fagaddiction to burn your way through cash.
Imagine adding $2500 a year to your KiwiSaver account instead of smoking it!
Of course, if you aren’t going to die before your time from smoking-induced cancer, you’ll need a decent retirement nest-egg.
Rice works for Cosmic, the country’s largest e-cigarette retailer, so she’s clearly biased in