This weekend is one of the 'Tax Free' weekends that many parents and others use to save money on back to school items and other supplies, here in Texas. Many states have tax free weekends, but this information applies specifically to Texas. A simple internet search can bring up applicable information about when other states are holding their tax free events. ThisPlease Log In to view this link! has some basic information, as well as a link to a list of items that qualify for tax free status. If you don't have children, don't skip the article or the sales, because many of the tax free items can be used for other purposes, some that don't even appear to be related to school, so take a look, and happy shopping.