The respondents said that normally they spend a one-time $80 on the initial purchase of the device, and then $60 monthly on products such as refill cartridges and e-liquids. On the other hand, a heavy smoker who smokes a packet a day could spend up to a minimum of $180 per month, between $6 to $14 daily, depending on the taxes in the state they live in.
The high costs paid by smokers
Besides the money one pays when purchasing cigarettes, and the detrimental health effects they bring about, hence leading to more expensive trips to the pharmacy and the doctor, smoking also leads to higher life insurance policies. In the UK, smokers of up to the age of 40, will pay between 83% and 113% extra than non-smokers, on their insurance policies.
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