Back to school shopping is in full swing and online retailers are offering big discounts to help ease the costs of school shopping.
Online PR News – 16-August-2009 – – Just in time for the last rush of back to school shopping, Target.com is offering a $7 coupon made on purchases of $70 or more. The Target coupon, which is valid through August 31st, is only available at select web sites and can be used on all purchases through Target.com.
The Target coupon code is expected to help ease the costs of shopping for new school supplies, clothes and shoes. A study supported by the National Retail Federation estimates that the average family with school-aged children will spend nearly $550 on back to school shopping this fall. Altogether, experts expect back to school spending to surpass $17 billion within the United States.
DealBandy.com Founder, Keith Hanson, estimates that families can save 10-20% on all back to school purchases if they shop online and use discount codes responsibly: "Retailers are aware that back to school shopping gets expensive. For that reason, many retailers including Amazon.com, Dell and Office Max are offering discount codes or sales on popular school items like electronics, apparel and footwear. The Target.com $7 off $70 coupon is one of many money-saving promotions that can be found this time of year."
DealBandy.com, a popular coupon and deals website, is one of a few select websites that offers the new Target coupon. The coupon, which becomes effective on August 16th, isn't limited to back to school items. Consumers can use the coupon to save on thousands of other products found on Target.com.