Wondering what things you should get for back to school? Hitting the books again can sometimes feel daunting, but your children can smile again with PayPal helping you find anything from backpacks and pencils to laptops and anything in between with exciting school supplies sales that will turn discouragement into excitement.

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Best Buy

Best BuyComputers, printers, tablets, and must-have back to school supplies—Best Buy has all the back-to-school deals and essentials to get the school year started on the right foot.

Hudson’s Bay

Hudson's BayEvery new school year deserves some new wardrobe items. Check out Hudson’s Bay online catalogue and find the latest styles suited for children and teens. Whatever is on their shopping list, Hudson’s Bay is likely to have it.


IndigoNow is the time to pick up some new books. Check out Indigo to get your hands on top bestsellers. A good novel can be a refreshing break from school textbooks and there is always a great deal to grab.

Google Play

Google PlayNot all mobile apps are for fun and games. The Google Play store has a number of helpful productivity apps that can assist students throughout the school year. Add some apps to your back-to-school checklist.

Sport Chek

Sport ChekIf your children plan on joining a club or sports team this school year, you better come prepared. Browse through Sport Chek’s website and discover some of their Back-to-School deals to get you prepared for tryouts.


IKEAShop with IKEA if you are looking to furnish a new student home, dorm room or add some flair to your classroom if you are a teacher. They have all the essentials including ergonomic chairs, desks, and stylish lamps in order to make study environments as comfortable as possible.

Children’s Place

Children's PlaceCheck out Children’s Place for back-to-school clothes that help your kids start the year fresh and looking their best.

The Back-to-School Gift That Can’t Go Wrong

If back to school means another year away from the parents, there is only one true gift that students need. With PayPal, you can send money to just about anyone using their email address or mobile number. Plus, it’s free to send money to friends or family within Canada from your PayPal balance or linked bank account. If your friend or family member doesn’t have a PayPal account, they can easily open one for free. Their school supply list can be long, but an e-transfer is always there to help.Send Money Now


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If you purchase an eligible item that doesn’t arrive or is significantly different than the description given by the seller, our Purchase Protection program could reimburse you for the full purchase price of the item plus original shipping costs.

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International returns don’t have to cost a fortune. Join our Return Shipping on Us program and we could cover your return shipping costs for up to 12 purchases a year of up to $30 per return. Simply fill out a form and we’ll help take care of it. Peace will be restored when you purchase the right backpack the second time around.

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