Consider all your expenses before hitting the stores for back-to-school supplies. Create a budget to save on your child's school supplies.
How much do you think you'll spend on back-to-school expenses in total?
How many children do you have?
Estimate the following amounts you will spend for each child:
Sporting or hobby gear and equipment (soccer cleats, baseball uniform, ballet shoes, etc.)
Sporting or hobby lessons and training (piano, tennis, karate, etc.)
Notebooks, binders, paper
Technology (laptops, tablets, calculators, etc.)