You will not always have to pay sticker price for computers for students going back to school or off to college. Think about these possible options. Although they may vary by time and place, when you take the time to explore you can find penny pinching deals.
*Check first with manufactures. Apple has had educational discounts, credits on accessories like the iPod Touch, and the choice of a $100 rebate or a free printer.
*Box stores like Staples may offer valuable coupons of up to $500 on computers accessories, extended warranties on PCs, and free in-store PC tune ups.
*Amazon.com has new and used computers at great prices.
*And don’t forget the option of the lower-priced Acer Netbook