Beware Of Unexpected Back To School Costs

Beware Of Unexpected Back To School Costs
(Undated) -- Unexpected back to school expenses can really sneak up on parents. Trae Bodge with RetailMeNot says extracurricular activities can put a hardship on unprepared parents.
She recommends setting aside some rainy-day cash to help pay for those unexpected expenses. Nearly all parents surveyed said their children take part in extracurricular activities like sports and theater, but not all of those parents plan for the extra cost. Those programs can easily cost 400 dollars or more.
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Trae Bodge with RetailMeNot says school expenses have a way of coming out of nowhere.
Bodge says Retailmenot.com can help parents save money on back to school supplies.
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