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Back to school shopping is in full effect.

With many children headed back to class in just a few weeks, parents are already surfing the web for school supply deals

According to the National Retail Federation, families with school-age children will spend about $635 on shoes, clothes, supplies and electronics this year. That's about $50 less than last year.

Total back-to-school spending is expected to top 26-billion-dollars this year.

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