According to Katie Couric, former co-host Matt Lauer once joked that moths would come flying out if she ever opened her wallet. The beloved talk show host admits that she’s frugal to a fault, due to her parents who grew up during the Great Depression.
Although she’s reported to have earned $15 million a year while at CBS, her main indulgence was bargain hunting at clearance sales. However, she’s extremely generous with charities, and regularly donates to organizations like the American Cancer Society.
Staying fit is certainly a commitment. Besides doing the physical training, there are some other factors to consider, like nutrition