Is being overweight costing you more?

Has anyone seen Super Size Me? That movie made me never want to eat McDonalds again. There are quite studies out that are states that being overweight is not only unhealthy physically, but its unhealthy financially as well. Yes, I realize that joining a gym can cost money, but the excess costs of food, health insurance, transportation etc out weighs all of that.

 

I came across this great infographic on Frugal Dad and I really wanted to share it.

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Source: frugaldad.com

Thoughts?

Comments

  1. Deborah Thomas says

    Great read about finance. The introduction grabbed my attention and held it until the end of the article.

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