Save money during SC tax free weekend

The new school year is coming up fast, and in order to save some money, wait to do the back to school shopping until August 1.

The South Carolina's tax free weekend runs from Friday, August 1 at 12:01 a.m. until Sunday, August 3.

According to the State Department of Revenue, tax free weekend is the third busiest shopping period of the year behind Christmas and Black Friday.

Shoppers can save on all purchases, which include school supplies, computers and even wedding dresses.