Category Archives: College Students

8 Study Tips for Finals Week

December 7, 2016

Here are a few great tips to help you survive finals week!

Finals week is looming, and there’s still a ton of studying to do. In fact, we know a fair number of you haven’t even considered finals yet. Don’t worry; we’re here to help. Whether you’re just starting now, or have been hitting the books for weeks, these tips are for you.

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10 Ways to Make Your Dorm Magical

August 24, 2016

We’ve already given you the ultimate packing tips for heading off to school. Now, we’re back at it again with tips to make your dorm comfortable and magical! While you’re at school, your dorm room is home. Being comfortable and relaxed in your dorm is a key to more productivity and less stress. You can get better sleep, study more effectively, and be more relaxed when your space is clean and attractive. Let’s get going!

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The 5 Emotional Stages of Selling Your Textbooks

July 13, 2016

Good things can come in five stages. For example, did you know that scientists view sleep as a repeated progression of five stages? Who doesn’t enjoy a good night’s sleep (and then some)? People trying to make a change in lifestyle typically follow a 5-stage process to new habits, even if they don’t do it consciously.

Believe it or not, there are even five stages of selling your textbooks for real money. Here are visual representations of the five stages that every Cash4Books user will recognize!

stage one too many books

Stage 1: Overwhelmed by the number of old textbooks you own

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Resume Tips for Summer Jobs

June 8, 2016

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Congratulations, college students and recent grads: You’ve made it through another year of higher ed! As you fill your phone with new friends’ numbers and plan all the fun you’re going to have this summer, you’re probably also trying to find the perfect summer job.

If you’re looking for a temporary job that lasts just during the summer, think about positions that have a time limit, like a paid internship in a new city or a seasonal farming in a far-off locale. Or you might want to look for a more permanent job that you can continue when school resumes. The possibilities can be overwhelming, but luckily, best practices for writing a great resume are pretty much the same for long and short-term positions.

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7 Ultimate Tips for Getting the Most Cash for Your Textbooks

May 18, 2016

Get The Most Cash for Your Textbooks

You’re a diligent student. You buy the textbooks required for every class, study hard, and learn a lot every semester. But once those finals are done and you’re raking in those 4.0 transcripts, you’re left with a stack of textbooks you’re unlikely to ever use again. With so many options out there for how you can sell your textbooks for cash, it’s hard to know where to start. Here’s your guide to getting the most cash for your textbooks in just a few easy steps!

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