Benjamin Yount, Metro Networks
Springfield, IL -(Effingham Radio)- It’s going to cost over 500 dollars to send kids back to school this year.
The consulting firm Deloitte is out with a new survey that says parents will spend, on average, 510 dollars to send their kids back to school this year.
That covers the cost of school supplies, clothes, and computers.
In all, Deloitte’s Liz Verrill says parents will spend 28 billion-dollars on back to school shopping this year.