first_imgWell-known county councillor Jimmy Kavanagh is laughing all the way to the bank after quitting smoking.The Letterkenny public representative was a heavy smoker admitting that he puffed his way through 60 cigarettes a day.Jimmy, an IT worker at Letterkenny University Hospital, gave up the dreaded weed 10 years ago on October 6th. He recently became curious as to how much money he saved in today’s prices after quitting his habit so he sat down and worked it out.And even Jimmy was shocked to discover he has saved an incredible €114,975!Of course, he doesn’t know where all the money has gone which he saved.Always one for a bit of wry humour, he wrote “Quit smoking on the 6th October 2006, 10 years ago today, one of my better decisions. “In today’s prices that is a saving of approx. €114,975 on my 60 a day habit. I wonder where that money went? It doesn’t grow on trees, you know.”If you would like to quit smoking like Jimmy you can contact the HSE smoking cessation service on 1800 201 203 or log on to www.quit.ieUp in smoke – Cllr Jimmy saves €114,000 after quitting cigs! was last modified: October 9th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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