Back-To-School Shopping On A Budget
With the end of summer quickly approaching, it's
time to start back-to-school shopping! Here are a few tips to help you shop
stress-free and stay on budget!
1. Create a budget
today: Don't wait until the day before you go shopping to
figure out how much you will need for supplies. Plan today and start putting
money aside, then stick to that budget!
2. Compare online
prices: with prices in stores. Often times online coupons and
free-shipping options can be a better deal than shopping in the store.
3. Be creative:
Plain binders, book covers, notebooks, folders, etc. are usually much cheaper
than those that sport popular bands and super heroes. Let your kids use
stickers, artwork or magazine clippings to decorate them for unique and
4. Be smart when it
comes to credit: Charging school supplies may seem like the
easy option now, but interest rates will come back to bite you in the future.
Telhio offers low-rate personal loans that are usually less than typical credit
card rates. Visit our website for more information, or call 614-221-3233, option 3,
to apply now!
Visit savingadvice.com for more financial tips!
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