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Top tips for saving on school costs

Back to school can be an expensive time for parents, new uniforms, new shoes, a new school bag. All those extra costs can feel like a real drain but don't worry, we have lots of tips on how to be more careful with your money. 

Parent's top tips for budgeting school costs

Make sure you're getting all of the help you're entitled to

Contact your local authority or freephone the Money Talk Team on 0800 085 7145 to find out if you're missing out on support you're entitled to. 

The Money Talk Team are a great resource for helping parents make their money go further and making sure that you’re not missing out on support you’re entitled to. They'll be able to help you with anything from school uniform grants to school lunch vouchers.