What You Need to Know
- 97 Reasons to Quit Smoking
- Quiz: What Kind of Smoker Are You
- Social Smokers: Addicted or just dabbling?
Yup, taxes will almost certainly continue to go up. New Jersey, Vermont, and Connecticut are among the states leaning harder on smokers for revenue, but even some tobacco-growing states are beginning to milk the coffin-nail cash cow. Lawmakers' reasoning: There is evidence that price increases cause smokers to reduce consumption. And the medical costs of smoking are astronomicala huge burden to the states...