It’s that time of year again! Back-to-school season is upon us, and whether it’s your child’s first day of Kindergarten or they’re beginning to decorate their apartment as a college senior, preparing to go back to school is an end-of-summer ritual.… Read More

Yes, it’s already here. Kids and college students are heading back to school, and retailers are offering up deals on supplies for students and teachers alike. This is the second biggest season for retailers, trailing only behind the winter holidays. Back-to-school shopping is estimated to generate a total of $75.8 billion for retailers this year—that’s 55 percent growth over the past 10 years, and brings the average total spending per household to a whopping $674!… Read More

Back-to-school and college shopping season, the second biggest shopping period of the year behind holiday shopping, is in full force. The good news? If you haven’t started your back-to-school shopping yet, you’re not alone. The National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual consumer survey revealed that 30 percent of back-to-school shoppers will wait until one to two weeks before school starts to begin their shopping this year, up from 25 percent in 2014.… Read More