What is the Biggest Back-to-School Expense?

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August 1, 2018

Are you getting ready for your children to go back to school?  Get ready cause it's gonna cost you!

A new survey found parents will spend as much as $65 more on back-to-school stuff this year compared to 2017.

Here are the seven big back-to-school expenses you have to worry about, and how much the average parent is expecting to spend . . .

1.  New clothes.  $189

2.  Electronics.  $186

3.  New shoes.  $95

4.  Backpacks.  $45

5.  Art supplies, including things like crayons.  $24

6.  Pencils and pens, $15

7.  Folders and notebooks, $15

So all totaled, that's $569 to buy everything on the list!  OUCH!