Would it shock you to learn that families with teenagers will spend, on average, nearly $1,000 on prom expenses this year?
But, as I learned while reporting a pair of stories for Sunday’s Work & Money section, the annual rite of passage doesn’t have to be a financial stress.
In case you missed them:
Click HERE to find out how one Triangle family took a more budget-friendly path to prom.
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And click HERE for tips on how your family can save money on everything from tuxedos and dresses to limos and flowers.