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Buying vs. Renting Textbooks

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Choosing whether to buy or rent textbooks may seem like an obvious choice, but only on first glance. There’s actually much to consider when choosing to buy or rent – especially if you need books for multiple classes. But fear not! …… Read More

ValoreBooks acquired by SimpleTuition, helping you save even more

Monday, September 10th, 2012

At ValoreBooks, we already help you save up to 90% on over 18 million textbook titles. Ten years ago, we realized that students deserve a place where they can fairly buy and sell textbooks. After starting this business in a college …… Read More

To Rent Textbooks or Buy Textbooks: That Is the Question

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

2010 is the year of options in the textbook industry. There are many options available when purchasing college textbooks, but which option is the cheapest and best fits your needs? You can purchase new and used books from the campus bookstore, …… Read More

MythBreakers Presents: The Hidden Costs of Renting Textbooks

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Textbook rental companies charge additional fees for late returns, lost or stolen books and damaged books. You can even end up paying more money than the list price for a book that is lost or stolen during the rental period! This …… Read More

MythBreakers Presents: Is Renting Cheaper Than Buying?

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

No! You can save more money by buying and selling your textbooks at than by renting your textbooks. In a time where somber news reverberates across U.S. college campuses surrounding budget cuts, tuition hikes and decreasing aid programs, is …… Read More