Back-To-School Shopping Prices Up

Back-To-School Shopping Prices Up
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Parents can expect to spend more on their kids this year as they head back to school. Tina Haugen plans to spend nearly 300-dollars on each of her three children going back to school in a few weeks.
The National Retail Federation says the average family will see a five-percent increase in back-to-school shopping and spend close to 700-dollars. Nationwide, parents are predicted to spend nearly 27-billion dollars in back-to-school shopping.
Additional Audio:
Tina Haugen says the older her kids get, the more expensive back-to-school shopping gets.
Haugen says there are ways to cut down on the costs, especially when shopping for clothes.
Play Clip