The first major back-to-school sales of the season are set to begin this weekend.
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Time was, you could count on loads of one-cent back-to-school sales at Staples, Office Depot and OfficeMax. But not so much anymore.
“Consumers are planning to spend more money on back-to-school items this year,” says a recent PriceGrabber survey. Why? Perhaps because they’re lazy. Couponers may cringe to find that using coupons was only the fourth most popular way to save on school supplies. It came behind price cuts, sales and the number-one answer: free shipping, cited by 74%. Which means most[Read More…]
Have you done your back-to-school shopping yet? Well, prove the experts wrong (read: Will You Be Paying More For Back-to-School Supplies?) and save on the stuff your kids need! First, how about getting a student backpack for a penny? You can, after MaxPerks, by visiting Office Max from 7/29-8/4. Be sure to sign up for MaxPerks to get the deal![Read More…]
The back-to-school sales continue this week, and though the deals at Staples for the week starting July 15th are not quite as good as last week’s, you can still get some free stuff. You can even get paid for it if you play your cards right, though more on that later. First, the deals: Check out Staples’ ad this week,[Read More…]
It’s nearly back-to-school time, and maybe Chicago-based ShopperTrak needs to go back to coupon school. As reported by Crain’s Chicago Business, the retail technology company says the “back-to-school outlook is rosy, unless you’re a coupon fanatic.” The firm predicts national retail sales, and retail foot traffic, will increase this back-to-school season. “Parents will fill their carts with more pencils, supplies[Read More…]
Ready to go back to school? No, not your kids – you! Lesson one: don’t spend a lot for your kids’ school supplies. In fact, don’t spend anything. Back-to-school sales are already starting, and Staples is first out of the gate with sales that will get you a bunch of stuff for “better than free”. Meaning, not only will you[Read More…]