According to our research, back-to-school expenditures are second only to Christmas so the school shopping is a “biggie”. In addition to the tips below, be sure to read a recent article we were interviewed for – click here. Enjoy this time of year, keep your money relationship intact, teach your kids a thing or two and get your school year off to a great start:
- Decide who will do the school shopping.Clear communication will prevent doubling up on items, or worse, spending more than you need to! [more…]
- Involve your kids.The Money Couple is the first to admit that shopping for school supplies with the kids in tow can be less fun than a root canal. [more…]
- Start early.You don’t have to wait until the last week in August to gather school supplies. [more…]
- Talk about it.The Money Couple finds very few couples who ever talk about back-to-school spending. [more…]
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