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Houstonians Keep Outspending Rest of Country in Back-To-School Shopping

This weekend is tax free holiday; parents spending less on electronics

Jeff Buhr, partner at Deloitte, says more than 70 percent of Houston parents say they will take advantage of the sales tax-free weekend for back-to-school shopping.

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This Friday is the first day of the sales tax-free weekend, presenting an extra incentive for students and parents to get their back-to-school shopping done.

Consulting firm Deloitte recently released its annual back-to-school consumer study.

To learn more about the shopping habits of Houstonians, we spoke with Jeff Buhr, partner at Deloitte.

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