812% Rise in Textbook Prices says BusinessInsider.com

According to an article published on BusinessInsider.com, there has been an 812% increase in the cost of College Textbooks since 1978.  That’s phenomenal, outrunning CPI by a shocking 600% plus.   As quoted in the BusinessInsider.com article “Professor Mark Perry of Carpe Diem blog has been following this bubble closely”.  You can check out Mark’s […]

College Tips: Buying Cheap Textbooks Online

Trying to save a penny or just got out of budget to buy one of the most important supplies you need in college. The solution to this dilemma of yours is to search and buy online textbooks. But there is a lot of textbooks available online, the question is how would you get the best […]

Textbook Rental: Is it a smart thing?

There is an increasing trend of renting college textbooks online rather than buying. A lot of companies, big and small are beginning to offer textbook rental services online. But how will you know if renting your college textbooks online is the right thing for you to do? 1.      Work out how much it would cost […]

Pick the best college textbooks

These days, the average student spends over $1400 per year on textbooks, that is a large amount of money for something that you are more than likely only going to use for a semester or maybe a full year.  These days there are many options for obtaining your college textbooks.  You could stick with the […]

Make your own money while attending College

Not a doubt that attending almost any college or university in the US is expensive. A lot of students find themselves strapped for money all the time. Whereas, the availability of campus part-time jobs can be few and far between with so many students being in the same situation. Having a source of supplementary income […]