Oh yeah, multisearch is better than ever. Instantly see which store combination offers the single lowest price for all the textbooks with the new Direct Textbook Multisearch feature! ... more »
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Don't forget about Direct Textbook's Cash Back Program, a simple way to save money on textbook purchases.

Have you heard about the Direct Textbook Cash Back Program? It's a free, easy way to save money that pays you up to ten percent in cash for every textbook you buy through a participating Direct Textbook seller.

Here's how it works:
  1. Sign up for the Direct Textbook Cash Back Program (it's fast and free)
  2. Search for the books you need on Direct Textbook
  3. We'll show you who has the lowest prices - choose a seller, complete your purchase, and we'll automatically credit your account with up to ten percent of the purchase price
  4. And now you can earn even more money when you re... more »
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Direct Textbook explains why textbooks keep getting more expensive and how to get steep textbook discounts.

Everyone knows textbooks keep getting more expensive, but have you ever wondered what unique market conditions have led to such inflated pricing? A report published by the Government Accountability Office found that textbooks prices increased by 82 percent between 2002 and 2012, compared to an average increase of 28 percent for all other goods. What gives?

For starters, consider the following:
  • The textbook publishing industry is highly-competitive, yet just five publishers collectively control 80 percent of an $8.8 billion market (Follet)
  • The best way for publishers to co... more »
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College is expensive, particularly for students on tight budgets; these free apps will help you manage your money – and even make a few dollars while you’re at it

Expensive tuition, textbooks, room and board – not to mention occasional entertainment – means shoestring budgets exemplify the college lifestyle. It’s a shame finance management is perhaps the most under-taught subject in college, especially when the average college graduate leaves school nearly $30,000 in debt. While the following free apps won’t pay off your student loans, they will help you avoid some of that debt and even make a few bucks in the meantime.

Free apps for navigating college finances on a tight budget

1. Mint (Best Free College Budgeting App)
Mint is probably the best-known budgeting and finance ma... more »
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Don’t pay to throw old books away – use Direct Textbook to cash in by selling to the highest-paying buyer

No more college and no more clutter. As spring semester comes to a close and many of us are tackling spring cleaning projects, there’s no better time than now to cash in on used, unwanted books. Whether you have a semester’s worth of textbooks or a library full of dusty tomes, you can sell your old books at the highest prices by taking advantage of Direct Textbook’s industry-leading book buyback search engine. It’s like getting paid to declutter!

Here’s how it works:

1. Browse to Direct Textbook’s Sell page and enter the ISBN of the book(s) you want to sell.

2. Direct Textbook checks real-time pricing from the web’s most reputable buyers, then displays them on a single page so you ... more »
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