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LeBron James’ Spending Habits Are Shockingly Refreshing [VIDEO]

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David Hookstead Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
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LeBron James is apparently insanely frugal when it comes to his money.

His former teammate Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union told Kelly Ripa that James is so cheap he doesn’t often fly private, is an exact tipper and won’t use his cell phone if the data is roaming.

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Professional athletes are known for their out of control spending habits, so it’s a breath of fresh air when an athlete as successful as LeBron James is smart with his money. (SLIDESHOW: This NBABombshell Girlfriend Is Almost Naked For Sports Illustrated)

It’s unknown how much money James has, but even low reports still put the number over a couple hundred million dollars.

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