Back to school costs of €1,000 per Carlow primary school child 'doesn't have to be so stressful'

67% of parents say back to school costs are a financial burden

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It can be a stressful time for families

The Irish League of Credit Unions' back to school for 2018 research found that parents will pay €999 per primary-school child this year and €1,379 per secondary school child.

Carlow Credit Union tweeted: