Return-to-school also means it's return-to-spending time. Combined spending for back-to-school and back-to-college is expected to reach close to $75 billion this year. This is a great time to continue your kid's money lessons.
While back-to-school spending last year averaged $688.62 for families with K-12 children, spending this year is expected
There's something about fresh notebooks, brand-new binders, and comfy fall outfits that can make even the least enthusiastic
(Reporting by Dhanya Skariachan, editing by Matthew Lewis) "People have kind of fallen into this economic mindset of survival