You're already going broke sending your kid to college, or at least it feels that way.

There's no getting around paying for tuition or books, but if you're looking to cut back on other supplies, dealnews.com has a list for you.

"With all this spending going on, the line between need and want might get a little blurred," says the online publication that reports on Internet deals.

 In "8 Things NOT to Buy Your College-Bound Student," dealnews.com has come up with items that parents might think a college student needs but should avoid buying altogether.

What do you think should be added to or cut from the list?

lorraine.mirabella@baltsun.com