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Did the $ of ciggarettes go up where you live?

they went up $.90 to $5.20 for a pack of marlboro's in our little town in NV. I am wonderig if it is a local, state, or federal thing.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:41 PM on Mar. 12, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • Nope, everywhere they are rasing the tax again. But it doesn't bother me anymore! I have just quit!! 3 days and going stong! Yay me!
    ali_1107

    Answer by ali_1107 at 10:45 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • Oh yes, and I live in Michigan!
    ali_1107

    Answer by ali_1107 at 10:45 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • Yeah, they went up here in IL/MO too. I was reading about it, and they are actually going to go up more in Apr. due to tax hike.
    Stephanie15

    Answer by Stephanie15 at 10:46 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • I'm in Colorado I saw someone pay over $33. a box Obama said he will raise taxes again. I do not smoke it is a waste of money and it stinks. And a few people in my family have died because they smoked.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:47 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • good job ali i quit over 3 weeks ago it does get easier and you will still crave but the dum dum suckers work really good but the cost did go up here and april 1st they are going up again glad i quit
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:47 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • dont obama smoke?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:48 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • In Michigan, Marlboro's are about $5.50 to $5.75 a pack. Therefore, we don't smoke them. lol. We go the cheaper route. Tourneys.....lol.
    Kaytlynsmommy

    Answer by Kaytlynsmommy at 10:48 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • yepp they went up again in NY .... when i quit a year ago they were $4.70 for a pack of marlboros and now i read in the paper an average pack is $6.50 .... quite a bit in 1 year
    kaylan010

    Answer by kaylan010 at 10:51 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • $4.73 on the kansas city area for marlboro
    sylvia10907

    Answer by sylvia10907 at 11:00 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • about the same increase here in louisiana
    sarah427

    Answer by sarah427 at 11:24 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

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