Back-to-school during a pandemic
This year’s back-to-school season has given parents a whole new meaning to time and money management. We’re here to help with budgeting tools and affordable family activity ideas.
Listening to you
Parents are juggling their work meetings with their kids’ e-learning schedule. And in our most recent survey1, we found parents are struggling with back-to-school financial challenges, as well.
51% of parents have financial concerns with extra food, childcare, technology and internet costs.
Changed work schedules
21% of parents have had to change or reduce work hours. 8% had to leave a job altogether.
Delayed monthly payments
27% of parents have had to delay paying rent, credit card bills, auto insurance bills or retirement contributions.
Start with your budget
If you have unplanned back-to-school costs, use this calculator to help you identify which expenses to cut.
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1The COUNTRY Financial Security Index® survey of 1030 U.S. adults, fielded by market researcher Ipsos.