No Extra Credit for Back to School

Back-to-school used to be easier?a few pencils and pens, a notebook for each class, a binder and maybe a book bag, but the days of such easy back-to-school shopping are definitely in the past. From designer clothes to the latest electronic devices and a long list of specialty items for each class, it’s no wonder back-to-school shopping is now the second most expensive retail shopping season outside of the winter holidays. So what is a family living on a limited budget to do?

Consolidated Credit put together this helpful infographic about the biggest budget challenges you’ll face this back-to-school season along with tips on how to make the added expenses work within your budget. If back-to-school shopping is going to lead to problems with credit card debt, we can help you get back on the right financial path. Call Consolidated Credit today at to speak with a certified credit counselor or take the first step online now by completing a request for a Free Debt Analysis.

Graphic displaying back to school shopping statistics

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