Category: School Supplies

How to Live on a Tight College Student Budget

Let’s face it — thinking about a budget during college is hard. From the textbooks and tuition to housing, and oh yeah, basic things like eating, the costs add up. Not to mention, college students generally live on income from a part-time job, work study, or student loans. But the financial decisions made in college […]

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Back-to-School Gadgets for College Freshmen

Going to college is no doubt an exciting time for teenagers (and their parents). If you’re living on campus, there is the added stress of moving away from home. But we’re here to alleviate some of that anxiety with recommendations on what back-to-school gadgets you’ll need as you start your first year of college.   […]

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Back to School Resources & Advice for Parents

It’s about now that time now parents or grandparents are preparing kids to return to school for a fresh term. The child may be a year older but not really any wiser.  So they may be rather reluctant about going back to school. Who blames them? It’s one grade higher, new teachers, perhaps a new […]

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Is Your Child Changing Schools? Here’s How You Can Help

You could be relocating to a new city or residential area, or there may be academic reasons or economic reasons that have created this compulsion for your child to have to change schools. For a child, this can be a very significant, even traumatic event; a fact that adults may not be able to comprehend […]

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Where to Find the Best Back to School Deals

As a new school year approaches, now is the time for some back to school shopping- buying things like stationery, books, electronics, new clothes, dorm room stuff and so on. All of this can tot up to quite a large outlay unless you know where to do your shopping. Luckily for all of us, many […]

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