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Coping with expensive kids' extracurricular activities

August 11, 2013
By JASON ALDERMAN , Parkersburg News and Sentinel

When budgeting for back-to-school expenses, parents generally include routine fare like clothes, school supplies and maybe a new backpack. But if your kids participate in extracurricular activities, whether it's sports, music lessons or art classes, you could be on the hook for hundreds or even thousands of dollars in additional expenses throughout the year if you're not careful.

 
 

 

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