Looking for back to school bargains?
All major stores, like Target, Walmart, Staples, Office Max, and Office Depot are offering weekly sales this month.
Even Dollar Stores are getting into the act, with inexpensive paper and supplies, as well as cleaning supplies and other items for dorm rooms and apartments.
Click here for a recent college graduate, Joyce Farley's, personal account of unique ways she was able to save on supplies and dorm necessities.
Need a computer soon?? If you buy now, you can save.
Microsoft is offering a free X-Box game console with the purchase of a laptop.
The only catch: It must be purchased on the Microsoft website. Click here for details.
Or if your student prefers Mac, Apple is giving students $100 to spend in its app store when you purchase a laptop with educational pricing. Click here for details.
Save on Textbooks
Meantime, when it comes to textbooks the hottest new thing is renting for your iPad or ebook reader.
Amazon's Kindle store and Barnes and Noble.com's texbook store now offer thousands of texts for rent or purchase.
Or you can download a book for purchase from CourseSmart.com , which has one of the world's largest selections of downloadable texts.
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