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Study: Parents Feel Pressure To Overspend For Back To School

Jul 29, 2019, 9:26 AM | Updated: Jul 31, 2019, 8:35 pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A new report shows many parents feel the pressure to overspend during back-to-school shopping.

The study, from bankrate.com, shows 43% of parents say they feel pressured to spend more money than they’d like on items like clothing, school supplies and tech products.

The report found that millennial parents are the most likely to have felt the need to spend.

Experts say parents should always identify their spending limits and triggers before heading to the store.

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Study: Parents Feel Pressure To Overspend For Back To School