Back to School: 5 Easy Ways to Save

POSTED: 03:11 AM EST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 05:20 AM EDT Aug 15, 2013 
Back to school
BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. -

5 Easy Ways to Save:

1). Pack a lunch

2). Reusable containers instead of plastic/paper bags

3). Shop in bulk for food/items used frequently

4). Shop school clothes at thrift and consignment shops

5). Explore carpool options to school and sporting events

The Virginia Education Association has tons of resources for parents, students, and teachers.

For tips on bus safety, internet safety, ways to prepare your child for classes, and much more, click here.