Back to school sales target the college crowd

  • Article by: Dale McFeatters , Scripps Howard News Service
  • Updated: August 5, 2013 - 9:24 AM

August brings the usual heavily promoted back-to-school sales on clothes, electronic gear and, yes, even books. Some states will offer tax holidays.

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pumiceAug. 4, 13 7:29 PM

From the article: "Bloomberg cites Credit Suisse analyst Michael Exstein as urging retailers to use sales to college students to build long-term sales relationships." Long-term sales relationships as in accumulating credit card debt on top of student loan debt???

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