As the average cost of textbooks can reach nearly $1,200 per year, many students are looking for cost-effective ways to offset these expenses. Check out these cost-saving options to lower your textbook costs. Read more...
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Do you remember the frustrations of buying textbooks at inflated costs? Do you want to help do something about it? Well now you can! Earn money while saving money for students by becoming an independant book vendor. Read more...
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Anyone who has ever spent an afternoon in class with a professor who is
monotone and long-winded can tell you that a brain break is sometimes not
just a luxury, but a necessity. How do you keep from letting your boredom
take over? Do you count the cracks in the ceiling, chip at your nail
polish, or are you like many students who doodle on the pages of the
You have probably heard the term “bitcoin” in the news lately. So you know a bitcoin has something to do with online trading, but what is it? Should you start trading in your hard earned cash for bitcoins or pack those pennies under the mattress?
Bitcoins are a fairly new idea. In a paper written in 2008, the idea of bitcoins were introduced by Satoshi Nakamoto as an electronic system …Read more...
The Silk Road is a market primarily known for the sale of illegal drugs
with a currency known as bitcoin. The bitcoins offer buyers and sellers a
level of anonymity. For this reason, about 70% of the goods sold through
the Silk Road are drugs considered contraband, but there are other items
available from this hidden marketplace.
Some vendors on the Silk Road do offer legal items. Electronics, art, and…Read more...
Most of us think of summer as the time to take a break from classes.
Whether we are a parent of a pupil in elementary school or a student in
college, we think about taking summers off. When you are the student, your
mind starts wandering in the spring as the weather breaks. Visions of sandy
beaches, trips to the lake, and amusement parks flood the mind. If you are
Everyone knows that textbooks can be very expensive, but it would take quite a few textbooks to total nearly $3,000,000.00 in stolen textbooks. Recently, the FBI investigated a complicated scheme to allegedly steal textbooks from an employer. The textbooks were thought to be “free samples” sent to professors and educators to encourage and promote business, but in reality, the textbooks were being shipped to the employee for his personal gain. …Read more...
Some students have had parents who have saved for college tuition since
their birth, other students help to fund their way through school with
savings of their own or by working their way through school. With the cost
of tuition increasing, it is becoming even more important to find additional
options to help pay for room and board, tuition, textbooks, and the other
expenses associated with a college education.…
As with any market, companies must flow with the changing interests of the
people with the power. The purchaser is who dictates how things go for a
company with the all-mighty dollar. Textbook publishers are finding
themselves in a changing transition right now as the market makes some
shifts from traditional textbooks to other areas of interest.
Publishers of textbooks have made some changes to their marketing strategies
With the current economy, it seems everyone is tightening their budget in
one way or another. We hear of signs about the economy regarding the
improvement of the state of affairs and information about more and better
jobs, but we are then bombarded with requests to cast our votes to support
more money going into the budget from our tax payments to support schools.
What does all of this mean? …