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Coupons for Cigarettes?

by Melissa B. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013

It is well documented that for every 10% increase in the prices of cigarettes, smoking among price-sensitive youth is reduced by 7% and overall consumption by 4%. Unfortunately, cigarettes companies continue to look for innovative ways to reduce the cost of tobacco products, gain customer loyalty and keep tobacco users hooked. Their latest effort?  Coupons for cigarettes.  According to an article in Tobacco Control Journal, smokers who redeem coupons are 84 percent less likely to quit smoking.  Click here to see Tobacco Coupons: Cheaper Addiction.

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