Makes Back-to-School Shopping Easy and Affordable

Shop Trendy School Gear at Bargain Prices and Find Helpful Money Saving Tips at the Back-to-School Savings Center

Aug 01, 2012, 04:00 ET from

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The beginning of August ushers in the start of the Back-to-School shopping season., a leading coupons and deals website, is helping parents save by featuring great deals on the latest fashion trends, must-have laptops and tech accessories, and everything in between. The Back-to-School Savings Center features coupons and deals for students heading off to grade school, high school and college from thousands of popular stores. Parents can also learn how to stretch their dollars further by checking out the savings center for helpful shopping tips, school supply checklists, and information about tax free weekends across the country.


"Back-to-school shopping has become one of the biggest shopping seasons of the year, and as parent, I know how overwhelming and time consuming it can be to try and find the best deals on school gear," Steve Schaffer, founder and CEO of "So we created the Back-to-School Savings Center as a one-stop shopping resource for parents. It's a place to find everything kids need to have a successful school year, without breaking the bank."

Among the money-saving resources at the Back-to-School Savings Center is a list of Buy Online, Pick Up In Store retailers, which features all the stores that allow consumers to shop online and pick up their orders in-store. Choosing the in-store pick up option helps cut shipping costs and get school gear faster. This option is perfect for busy parents who want to order items online and pick them up the same day.

Over the summer, the team has also been researching the top school gear to help consumers find the best back-to-school backpack deals. With thousands of backpacks on the market, parents can save time and money by checking out the video featuring reviews on this year's hottest backpacks. has broken down its list of backpacks by category so students can find the backpack that best fits their school lifestyle.

For a complete list of the best Back-to-School savings, visit:

About saves consumers time and money by helping them find the best coupons, deals and offers from more than 4,500 online stores and brands. has over 200 categories, including travel, software, clothing and shoes and more. The site has more than 50,000 of the best offers, including promotions, coupons and coupon codes, deals, free trials, and free offers. Offers are verified, rated and updated daily by the editorial team. The Company, based in Austin Texas, has been profitable since its inception and received a minority equity investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity, LLLP.