The lure of those incredible deals in those back to school sales is undeniable. Who doesn’t want to save a buck? And with those school supply lists growing every year, parents have to be savvy. Now’s the time to stock up on things your family will use all year, but be careful not to fall into any spending traps!
How to Navigate Back to School Sales Like a Champ
Makin’ a list
First thing’s first, check out the school’s supply list (and stick to it). As you browse the sale flyers, it will be easy to make a list a mile long of deals too good to pass up. You also might assume you know what a Kindergartener needs, but I promise the actual list will surprise you. Look up your child’s school and grade, and then make your shopping list based on that. As hard as it is, don’t buy a thing that isn’t on that list! [Read more…]This post may contain affiliate links, please review my disclosure policy .