4) Forgo those added extras - your favourite caramel or hazelnut syrup - and drink it plain and simple.
5) Be a Barista trainee guinea pig. Volunteer to sit and sip at your local TAFE or coffee school while novice Baristas learn their trade.
6) Go to a cafe with a friend and accidently leave your purse or wallet at home.
7) Make your coffee before you leave home. Pour it in a travel mug and take it with you. This doesn't work so well if you are meeting at a cafe, but arrange to meet in the great outdoors and get some exercise at the same time.
Hope I have saved you the money to buy another mug. Bottoms up!
when looking for value for money lunches, always look for those that include endless tea and coffee in the price eg buffett meals-especially like the Watermark at the Bay, great food etc but endless coffee!