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June 20, 2011

College Book Renter’s Ramen Noodle Recipe Winner

Image via WikipediaCBR Ramen Noodle Recipes Winners Congrats to Stacy Giltner – best recipe presentation and story telling.  We didn’t have a category for this but were very amused with Stacy’s story.  First Place went to Sheryl Schulte.  Contact marketing@collegebookrenter.com with your mailing address’ and we will send your iTunes gift cards. Stacy Giltner Luck has [...]

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June 15, 2011

Best Ramen Noodle Recipe Contest

Image via WikipediaWin a $15 iTunes Gift Card for the best Ramen Noodle Recipe. The Ramon Noodle has been associated with starving college students for decades.  This  delicacy has been prepared several million different ways all over the world. According to Wikipedia –  ”In 1958, instant noodles were invented by Momofuku Ando, the Taiwanese-Japanese founder [...]

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June 3, 2011

Interview with a Student, Father, Husband, Full-Time Employee and Army Veteran

Image via WikipediaI recently got to interview Jameson Owens, a non-traditional student via email to get a better perspective on the challenges, sacrifices and hurdles of everyday living.  After reading this Blog, you will appreciate your own college experience a little better. Jameson attends Murray State University in Murray, KY. Please give a brief personal history: I [...]

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June 2, 2011

CBR Late Textbook Return Fees

Image by Getty Images via @daylifeCollege Book Renter has been getting several inquiries about questions concerning late fees. If your textbook(s) is not returned and or a UPS Return Label has not been generated by the last day of your rental period, then your credit card will be charged a 15 day extension fee.  However, [...]

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May 25, 2011

DIY Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Image by Getty Images via @daylifeFather’s Day doesn’t have the same glitz as Mother’s Day but the DIY gift you make Dad will mean more to him than a new Odyssey Backstryke Sabertooth Putter….maybe. My favs have always been a handmade greeting card and a kiss on the cheek.  However here are a few suggestions: You [...]

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May 23, 2011

Anyone Needing Financial Aid for College?

With college tuition going up by 5 to 10% per year, it’s become increasingly difficult to find loans, grants and other forms of financial aid.  Check this site out for some great info -  89 Financial Aid for College Tips by StudentLoansForCollege.org. Financial Aid can also come in the form of scholarships.  There are hundreds of [...]

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May 23, 2011

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May 19, 2011

The Joys of Summer School

Summer school can be hectic and stressful but you can get much needed hours quickly.  Some students need remedial instruction and others are looking for advancement.  Either way, you have to be ready for some furious action. If you’re using summer school for advancement and finishing school quicker, you could save money over your college career on [...]

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May 16, 2011

Is College Getting Too Expensive? – Jeff Cohen: The Textbook Guru

Is College Getting Too Expensive? – Jeff Cohen: The Textbook Guru

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May 16, 2011

Free iTunes for Finals Winner

Image via WikipediaCollege+Life Blog and CollegBookRenter.com just held our first Sweepstakes drawing.  The Sweepstakes was from Thursday May 12th through 1:00 CST today, May 16. The Winner is Carolyn Barnett from Tennessee.  She won an iTunes Gift Card. We will have several more sweepstakes so stay tuned and keep on following our Blog.

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