Author Archives: Jim McKenzie Smith

About Jim McKenzie Smith

Founder and CEO of Cash4Books.net. I'm an entrepreneur. I love ideas, solving problems, and learning new technology. My personal "why" is to find a better way and share it with others. Follow me on Twitter: @pdxJimSmith. Find me on Linked In: linkedin.com/in/cash4books/.

Top Selling Textbooks of Summer 2017

June 28, 2017

Earn cash for summer 2017 by selling these in-demand college textbooks.

Selling your college textbooks to Cash4Books can put extra cash in your pocket.

As you enjoy your summer, at Cash4Books we’re crunching the numbers on all the great college textbooks we buy. Based on our data from quotes aggregated from unique IP addresses, we price books regularly to make sure you get the most money for your textbooks. Most of the books we purchase have a publication date between this year and 2014. What we purchase can change day by day or week by week depending on resale values, our current inventory, demand, and other factors.

Law, Biology, Engineering, and Psychology textbooks topped our list as of mid-June 2017. So if you’re deciding which classes to take next term or browsing garage and book sales, keep your eyes open for the following textbooks that have turned a pretty penny this summer.

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5 Fun Ways to Make Extra Cash This Summer

June 14, 2017

From house sitting to car washing, here are five fun ways to make extra money that won’t cramp your summer schedule.

Summer is finally here, and whether you’re taking summer classes, working a summer job, or just taking time off to recoup, it’s always nice to put some extra cash in that bank account. By now, you know Cash4Books is chock-full of great ideas on how to keep the dollars flowing all year, and summertime opens up even more awesome opportunities. These fun money-making jobs keep you active, and easily fit into your summer schedule.

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Sell Your Accounting Textbooks for Extra Cash

June 7, 2017

Selling your accounting textbooks at the end of the term is fast, easy money for college students.

Accountants are known to have great organizational skills and a high degree of precision. It takes dedication and an investment of time and money for school, certifications, and more. With your keen eye for detail and practical knowledge, selling your textbooks at the end of each term is most likely already on your radar. And because there are so many different types of accounting courses, a lot of accounting book titles are in high demand, so you stand to make a nice profit.

Selling your accounting textbooks is a fast, easy way to make extra money. Using Cash4Books’ simple mobile app, or our website, you can quickly scan or input accounting textbook barcodes and receive an instant buyback quote. Shipping is free and easy! Just print a label, pack up your accounting books you’re selling, and pop the package in the mail.

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5 Tips to Survive Finals Week

May 24, 2017

Finals week can be full of stress. Not to worry, we’ve got five no-fail tips to get you through this difficult time.

We know finals week can be a crazy combination of stress and anxiety. Here at Cash4Books, we’re dedicated to helping make the college years smooth. Whether it’s life hacks, ways to make extra cash, or simply just being there when you need a friendly face, we’ve got your back!

Finals week is all about finding a balance between getting everything done and not overworking yourself. We’ve complied five easy tips to help you get through your big week while keeping you healthy, rested, and ready to rock. 

And, when you’ve completed your last exam and turned in your final paper, sell those college textbooks for easy cash to start the summer.

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