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 1-888-294-3130 to speak with a certified credit counselor or take the first step online now by completing a request for a Free Debt Analysis.

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