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Back-To-School Shopping Season Gets Off To Strong Start

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 08.14.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The back-to-school shopping season is off to a promising start, but retailers may be sacrificing profit for sales. The National Ret...

Maximize Your Back To School Savings

Posted 08.14.2013 | Parents

It's no secret: Shopping for a new school year is expensive. First, you have to replace any of the basics that didn't survive the previous year, f...

Spend Less for Your College Kid -- From a Mom's Point of View

Ebong Eka | Posted 10.23.2012 | Money
Ebong Eka

The end of summer brings cooler temperatures, the fall season and back-to-school! Excited college students across the country will be checking into their dorm rooms for the fall semester this week.

How to Save on Back-to-School Shopping

Jason Alderman | Posted 10.16.2012 | Parents
Jason Alderman

My wife and I learned our lesson and started setting aside money each month for the inevitable -- and unexpected -- expenses that crop up each fall. If you're new to this process or simply want to save money and time, try these tips.

The Best Deals And Steals On Back-To-School Shopping

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.10.2012 | Money

With the new school year right around the corner, many families can expect to shell out hundreds of dollars on new school supplies, clothing and other...

Top 10 Lunch Boxes And Bags

Posted 10.26.2011 | Parents

Back in the day, a brown paper bag -- or the occasional "Dukes of Hazard" metal box -- was the way cool kids carried lunch to school. But, good-for-th...

10 Fun School Supplies To Add To Your List

Posted 10.09.2011 | Parents

Yes, yes, we all know glue, No. 2 pencils and composition books are on back to school supply lists, but there are plenty of other gadgets, tools and...

Trendy Back To School Fashions For Your Tween Girls

Posted 10.05.2011 | Parents

"You go to school to learn, not for a fashion show." -- "Parents Just Don't Understand" Sorry, Will Smith's mama, the hallway sorta is the ultima...

10 Cool Functional Backpacks We're Loving

Posted 08.01.2012 | Parents

The days of lugging books, papers, homework and supplies back and forth to school in a beat up old bag are over, our friends. Today's backpacks for ...

Christina Marie Fierro

Tax Holidays: State Governments Gamble On Back-to-School Shopping Deals To Stimulate Consumer Spending

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Marie Fierro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Today kicks off the first tax holiday for the back-to-school shopping season, but low consumer morale may end up causing a further drain on state gove...