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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    From food shopping to plating, they work ... has pushed him to deal with emotional issues and has supported him as they both went back to school at
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  • 5 Money Moves to Power You Through 2015 -
    ... and back-to-school shopping, so you don't have to borrow when the event arrives. Set up and name a separate savings account for each goal to...
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    ... during February: many shopping centers ... going back to school and you forget that there is some long-term damage both economically but ...
    03/2/2015 - 9:02 am | View Link
  • Judge breaks protocol, participates in procession - The Hindu
    ... and took part in a procession with school students demanding to bring all school-drops back to school. ... Budget 2015 | Videos | Shopping | ...
    03/1/2015 - 11:04 am | View Link
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  • Can Back-to-School Sales Predict the Holiday Shopping Season?
    The verdict is still out on back-to-school sales, causing retailers’ to hold their collective breaths. “Back-to-school season can help retailers gauge consumers’ intentions,” says Kathy Grannis, senior director of media relations for the National ...
    08/26/2014 - 8:03 am | View Link
  • Back-To-School Shopping Done Right
    This time of year is mentally trying for parents, what with the season back-to-school shopping, making sure the kids got all their summer assignments done, and waving a fond farewell to warm weather and summer’s laid-back vibe. Fortunately, there’s a ...
    08/25/2014 - 10:33 am | View Link
  • Students in need get back-to-school shopping spree
    Five-year-old Atticus Kenyon will start kindergarten with warm clothes, a Lightning McQueen backpack and new socks thanks to The Salvation Army, local donors and his volunteer shopping buddy. "I think it's perfect," Kenyon said squeezing his fingers into a ...
    08/22/2014 - 12:45 pm | View Link
  • Back-to-school shopping on a budget
    Now, if you haven't started already, it's time for back-to-school shopping. The National Retail Federation predicts that each of us will spend, on average, $101 during this season, up from $91 last year, for a total of $4 billion. If you haven't finished ...
    08/20/2014 - 5:01 am | View Link
  • Back-to-School Shopping Is a Dying American Tradition
    Does anything inspire as much nostalgia as the thought of back-to-school shopping? Can't you see the rows and rows of school supplies, beckoning with promises of fresh starts and better grades? Let the memories of crisp Lisa Frank folders and fresh spiral ...
    08/18/2014 - 3:20 pm | View Link
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  • 10 Back-To-School Shopping Tips that Save Money | Parenting
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    03/3/2015 - 8:36 am | View Website
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  • Back to school (marketing)
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  • Back to School Sales and Deals
    Find today's top Back to School deals on laptop computers, backpacks, clothing, and accessories. We track Back to School sale events, coupons, & closeouts
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    College tuition continues to increase, which makes saving on the little things — like laptops and clothing — all the more important. Check out all our back-to ...
    03/1/2015 - 9:53 pm | View Website
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