Last Updated 9th August, 2013   The National Retail Federation says that parents will spend an average of $635 on back-to-school shopping this year. That amount includes money doled out for clothes and shoes, backpacks and school supplies, electronics, and more.   And for those with more than one child, all the spending can really […]

Last Updated 16th August, 2013  The back-to-school shopping season is a unique time to teach your kids some great money skills.   Unfortunately, in the rush of buying back-to-school clothes, notebooks, and other school supplies, most parents are letting this valuable teaching moment pass by without much thought.   To avoid that mistake, here are […]