back to school shopping | Beth Kobliner


back to school shopping

How to turn back-to-school shopping into money lessons for your kid

Poll the Parents: What do you do if your kid wants a sweet (expensive) pair of new kicks?

Should your child pitch in for school items?

Families will spend about $689 on school essentials, up 14% from last year. Who pays: parents or kids?

What are your back-to-school shopping rules?

Back-to-school shopping can easily become a money battle between parents and kids—especially when those kids become teenagers.