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Hot Topic: Wasting money

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From lottery tickets to tobacco, Americans have come up with so many ways to waste money.

According to a report on Yahoo! Finance, the total amount wasted is over half a trillion dollars!

Among some of the things Yahoo! Finance says we waste money on: $76 billion on soda, $50 billion on alcohol, and $29 billion on candy!

So we want to know, what things do you waste the most money on? Post your responses on our FOX 5 Atlanta Facebook page, tweet us @GoodDayAtlanta, or email us at!  We'll read some of your responses during the 9 am hour of Good Day Atlanta.

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