It's almost time for your children to go back to school, and the bucks add up. The average parent spends about $600 per child.
You can try to save money by buying used, but you have to be sneaky: kids keep score on this stuff!
So, used or new?
When it comes to supplies -- pencils, pens, scissors and binders, there are very few places that have all these items used, so you should buy new.
See our complete back to school guide.
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