Got your back-to-school shopping finished? If so, chances are your wallet feels a little lighter than it did this time last year.
Back-to-school spending is on track to rise 3 percent overall in 2014, according to the National Retail Federation. Families with kids in elementary, middle and high school are likely to spend 5 percent more than the year before.
But those increases pale in comparison to the rising cost of many youth sports.