Electronic Cigarettes

What are e-cigarettes? Electronic cigarettes contain an inhaler, an atomiser and nicotine suspended in propylene glycol and water.

 What do they look like? Like a normal cigarette including water vapour that resembles cigarette smoke. The products cost about $4 each and are approximately equivalent to one packet of cigarettes.

 Are they available? They are banned from sale in Victoria but are being sold online for personal use.

 Health risks? Authorities warn that ingestion of excessive nicotine can cause vomiting, breathing difficulties and, in extreme cases, death.

There is a chance that by using an e-cigarette when you are stressed will cause your stress levels […]

Tips on How to Quit Smoking and Save Money

Calculate the Cost Savings

Work out how much you’d spend on cigarettes in a month.  Have a look at our Investment page to see how much you would save daily, weekly monthly or yearly if you quit smoking now. Quitting can also help you save for some more substantial purchases surprisingly quickly.  By giving up smoking, your extra cash can build up over a relatively short period of time and start to make a real difference.    Set up a new savings account that you can keep separate from your everyday account, and transfer your sum into it once a month (possibly […]