Parents Spending More On Back To School

Get ready to spend more for back to school items.  According to retailmenot, the average shopper will spend $273 dollars per child for back to school items.  That’s up from $246 last year.  It’s become such an expense that many are looking for deals at back to school time.

Most will start shopping between August and September while some begin as early as June or July.  The portion of the country that shops the earliest is in the South with 37% starting their shopping in July.

We’re only a month away from the first day of school….are you ready?