Cigs v Vapes v Fresh Air

Auckland City Harbour News - - YOUR PAPER, YOUR PLACE - ROB STOCK

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

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