The cost of college textbooks has gone up by almost 812% according to the Huffington Post . The average student can expect to spend almost $1200 a semester on textbooks and supplies. That same student can expect to maybe receive a hundred or so dollars back at the end of the semester when they go to sell back their textbooks. With tuition costs skyrocketing as well, how can any student expect to pay for the supplies they need once they arrive on campus?! Luckily now, college students have the option of renting their books! Campus Book Rentals pioneered the book rental business in 2007. Forbes Magazine recently named Campus Book Rentals, “One of American’s most promising companies”! Campus Book Rentals makes it easy to save money and make money!
Campus Book Rentals offers free shipping both ways, allows highlighting as if you own the book, 30-day risk free returns and offers flexible renting periods. The best perk? You save 40-90% off of bookstore prices! If at the end of the semester you decide you want to keep your book, simply pay the difference! Check out their YouTube video on how it all works!
If you are like me and love books you can easily make yourself some extra cash! Simply ship your books to Campus Book Rentals for free with their Rent Back program. When your book gets rented by other students, you get paid! Your book can be rented out for as long as the book is in demand! The Rent Back program gives students the opportunity to make 2-4x more money compared to what they would normally make through buyback options! This is unbelievable! The little amount of money I used to walk out of the book store with after spending hundreds was so disheartening! Watch a short video on how the Rent Back process works!
The best part of Campus Book Rentals? Operation Smile. Operation Smile is an organization that performs life changing cleft lip surgeries on children whose families would not otherwise be able to afford it. Campus Book Rentals donates a portion of their rental fees with every book rented to Operation Smile. In addition, they have set aside $90,000 in textbook scholarships to be distrusted to students in communities throughout the United States. You can help too! Instead of taking a cash payment when you Rent Back your books, simply make a donation instead!
Not a college student?? No problem! Anyone can rent books from Campus Book Rentals! I even did a quick search on kids books and found a ton my little ones would be interested in! There are even books that I would like! I also did a quick search on some books I have left over from my school days and I’m going to list some!