Back to School 2011: Moms are Going Even More Budget

What: The economy is, well, challenging this back school season, and some moms are cutting back on their spending according to a survey by Says: According to a new survey by, 40 percent of moms are planning to buy the minimum for back-to-school, citing that, “It’s a tough economy and I’m spending less.”

Kathryn’s Two-cents: Is it just me or does only 40% of moms reducing their back to school spending seem super low? With the level of uncertainty that exists in our economy, I would have guessed that a majority of moms would be focusing on spending less this year.

What Do you Guys think? Are you going to spend less this back to school season?