Here is our first entry for the Guest Blog contest. Enter and you can win a CBR book scholarship.
By Samantha Boyd
As my first semester of college is coming to an end, I have reflected on my high school experience and have noticed a few things I would do differently if given the opportunity. I can’t say I regret anything I did or didn’t do in high school, but if I could write myself a letter of advice, I’d have some things to say. [Read the full article…]
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You are automatically entered when you sell a textbook to CBR or you can register to win on facebook. Save your brain….STAY IN SCHOOL!!!!
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Are the Millennials the best generation? What the heck is a Millennial?
According to Wikipedia “Generation Y, also known as the Millennial Generation (or Millennials),Generation Next, Net Generation, Echo Boomers, describes the demographic cohort following Generation X. There are no precise dates for when the Millennial generation starts and ends, and commentators have used birth dates ranging somewhere from the mid-1970s to the early or mid 1990s, with some sources including as late as the early 2000′s. Members of this generation are called Echo Boomers, due to the significant increase in birth rates through the 1980s and into the 1990s, and because many of them are children of baby boomers.” [Read the full article…]
Calling all college students! We know you have an opinion about something that impacts students on your campus, or perhaps you have an interest that applies to all college students. College Book Renter is searching for creative collegiate students that would like to share their experiences and contribute to the College + Life Blog. College + Life is a resource for all types of students. If you are trying to balance a life while going to school, then this is a resource that provides information valuable for you. So, help us improve it, by providing your insights.
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Easiest to use textbook rental site sees more than 229% increase over last year
MURRAY, Ky., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Collegebookrenter.com(CBR), the easiest-to-use online textbook resource that serves the full spectrum of higher education students, today announced that its customers have benefited from nearly $30 million in savings in 2011 by using CBR to rent, purchase new or used and sell-back textbooks online. [Read the full article…]
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As a general rule, at the end of every semester, the “early bird gets the worm”. By that we mean, beat the rush and be one of the first to send back your rental books or sell your other textbooks to get the most cash for them. [Read the full article…]
In case you haven’t seen some of the Black Friday ads, we did a little homework for you. It’s going to be a wild week with some stores offering early bargains on Thursday. [Read the full article…]
Why does the cost of college textbooks skyrocket?
Check out this Infographic. We were extremely pleased to find out that 93% of college students said they would rent if given the chance…..here’s your chance. Our customers have known about the savings for a while….. [Read the full article…]
This guest post is actually a re-guest post from Daniel de Vise who writes “College Inc.” for the Washington Post. He posted the guest blog on November 4, 2011 about how the value of a college education is more important now than ever. [Read the full article…]