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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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Amazing Spring Break Vacations for Broke Students

March 9, 2016

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Spring break is the light at the end of the tunnel, the glorious reprieve in the middle of a grueling semester. But for most college students, an expensive and extravagant trip to Cancun or Las Vegas isn’t in the cards (or in the budget). That’s why we’ve put together this excellent list of ideas for a fun and cheap spring break. Read on!

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Heartfelt Valentine’s Day Ideas for the Romantic on a Budget

February 10, 2016

Valentines Day Ideas on a Budget

It’s February and Valentine’s Day is almost here! It’s definitely a time for the romantics and lovebirds. Showing others how much you care is always important and appreciated. However, many people feel pressured to pull out all the stops on Valentine’s Day. That can be especially tricky for students and recent grads. If money is tight, don’t worry about it! It’s not about how much you spend. It’s about expressing your true feelings! Continue reading