Make Money on Your College Textbook Buybacks

Get rid of your textbooks and make some money!

Laura Adams, MBA
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Quick Tip: Make Money on Your College Textbook Buybacks

Hey there college students!  It isn't easy to be perpetually broke and living in tiny dorm rooms.  Here’s a tip that’ll line your pockets and lighten your load at the same time: the Amazon Textbook Buyback Program. Simply search for your old textbook titles or ISBNs, print out a shipping label and packing slip, pack up your books, and ship ‘em out. You’ll be paid with an Amazom.com gift card, which may not sound as good as cash, but you can use it for groceries, home goods, electronics, and more.

And if you're graduating from college, I have great advice for you on setting yourself up financially so you can get on your feet faster!  Check it out right here. As for paying off student loans, I have an entire episode devoted to that.

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About the Author

Laura Adams, MBA

Laura Adams received an MBA from the University of Florida. She's an award-winning personal finance author, speaker, and consumer advocate who is a frequent, trusted source for the national media. Money-Smart Solopreneur: A Personal Finance System for Freelancers, Entrepreneurs, and Side-Hustlers is her newest title. Laura's previous book, Debt-Free Blueprint: How to Get Out of Debt and Build a Financial Life You Love, was an Amazon #1 New Release. Do you have a money question? Call the Money Girl listener line at 302-364-0308. Your question could be featured on the show.