Whether it's a whole new wardrobe, a new laptop or a quick stroll down
the pen and paper aisle, how much do you plan to spend on back-to-school
shopping this year?
According to the National Retail Federation, families with school-age children will spend an average $634.78 on
apparel, shoes, supplies and electronics this year. That's down more than $50 from last year's average of $688.62.
How much do you plan to spend this year and what all will it include?