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Tara McAlister is MomsCharlotte's Deal Diva, giving you loads of easy tips to save lots of money!

It's back to school deal time!

07/23/13 21:03

Enjoy the first week of the Deal Diva's hottest back to school deals for July 23-27. Check back each week now through the start of school for the best deals around!

Back To School Shopping Tips

1. Buy extra. This is the best time to buy paper, pens, pencils, backpacks and notebooks. Students will need to replenish their supplies throughout the year so buy now.

2. Stick to the list. Schools have posted the list of needed supplies, don’t buy items not on the list.

3. Start now! Buy a little each week. Waiting to the last minute will end in disaster and you standing at Wal-Mart at 11:35pm searching for red pens.


Look for coupons – go here

$.25 sharpie black, 2 pack, limit (2)

$.25 Bic pens 8pack (colors), limit (2)

$.25 poly cover 1 subject notebook, limit (5)

$.25 Really Useful Products 0.14 liter storage bins

Office Depot

Here is a great coupon from

OD eraser caps 12 pk: $0.10 limit 3

OD 2 pocket folders $0.10 limit 10

OD permanent markers 5 pk $1 limit 3

Swiss Gear backpacks $10 limit 3


* Apply for a Target Red Debit card and save 5% , bring your own bags and save $.05 each. Here is a link for some great Target coupons

2 ct Sharpie markers $0.99

6 ct Elmer's glue sticks $0.99

12 ct Crayola colored pencils $0.99

Mead Folders or 70 sheet notebooks or composition books $0.99

Up & Up 4 oz glue or 2 ct glue sticks $0.25

Bic 4 ct assorted highlighters $1

Check out all week for more great deals and find the Deal Diva on Facebook!!

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