The summer weather may still be in full force, but fall is definitely in the air, at least when you consider one of the year's biggest retail events: Back-to-school shopping. Here's a list from NBC News of expert tips on how to get the best savings — and navigate the chaos with as little stress as possible.
Before heading out, be sure to make a budget and compare prices at a few different locations. Take inventory of items you already have, and clip some coupons from your local paper.
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'I had to explain to 40 girls that they are still valuable and they're green dollars still spends even if racist folks try to hurt them!'