Back-to-school Shopping A Bust

Shoppers spent slightly more last month than they had the year before, but sales were far short of 2008 levels, heralding what could be a disappointing holiday shopping season.

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    A week before you head out, go window-shopping by visiting some of your favourite stores. Visit several shops to search for the best prices, so that you can compare and contrast. Generic school supplies can save you lots of cash. If your children complain ...
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