10 Money Saving Tips for College Students

The cost of going to College can be extremely big and can impact on not only the students life but their families as well.  There at the tuition fees, school stationery requirements, textbooks and also the cost of extra curricular activities and everyday living.  So everyone is looking for ways to save money without giving […]

Amazon launches College Textbooks App for Buying and Trade-in Values

Amazon has launched an app specifically focused on college textbooks and students today to complement their Kindle textbook rental store and their textbook buyback program which offers trade-in credit instead of cash for textbooks.  Amazon has been making a big push into the college student marketplace this year as we have chronicled in Amazon stories.  […]

Amazon enters textbook rental market with Kindle Textbook Rentals

Amazon is entering the textbook rental landscape by launching their Kindle Rental program today.  Amazon’s textbook buyback credit program is doing very well with their high prices, but they are very late to the online textbook rental market dominated by players like BookRenter and Chegg.  However, never discount Amazon which is willing to lose money […]

Cash for Textbooks or Amazon Textbook Buyback ?

Amazon Textbook Buyback or Cash for Textbooks – Your Best Option? It is the time of year when lots of textbook companies are hoping to buy back textbooks to sell back in the fall.  As someone endeavoring to get the highest price for your textbooks should you attempt to get cash for textbooks or try […]

Amazon sues college bookstores association

I had to re-read a recent article title and pinch myself to make sure I was not dreaming. Amazon has recently sued the National Association of College Stores (NACS) claiming the 3,100 member group supported a monopoly that takes advantage of college students when they buy or sell textbooks. Amazon is suing someone claiming they […]