Buying Textbooks with Paypal

All of the above textbook bookstores accept Paypal and you can use it to pay for the books.
If you prefer to use an alternative payment method - no problem.
The above online merchants take most credit cards, so you're free to use the payment method of your choice.

General Online Textbook Shopping Tips

Every year, many students find themselves in a wild hunt after the most affordable textbook deals, promotions and discount offers, since their usually short on cash and they look for every possible practical way to save money on course materials.

Yes, preparing for next term's courses requires doing some major book shopping and even though it's quite annoying, confusing and time consuming (especially for clueless freshmen), it comes with the territory of being a college student – so welcome to the U.S higher education system and good luck.

In most cases, these titles come with a hefty price tag which is not easy to neither digest nor absorb, especially if you're an average U.S. student who is already struggling with numerous financial difficulties and challenges like tuition, room & board, transportation and other common expenses and fees.

If you have the option to anticipate needs in advance, plan ahead and buy early, you'll get better low priced deals, especially since the demand is lower during the "off-season" time of the year.
However, if you will wait until the very last minute, just when the new semester starts (something that many students often do, unfortunately), you'll be forced to pay higher prices.

Why? That's pretty simple.
Since the demand is at its peak during that time of year, textbook companies are more reluctant to offer the meaningful discounts and cheaper prices that they've offered just a couple of weeks earlier for the very same book titles.

However, bear in mind that the battle is not lost and that your local college bookstore may have better and cheaper alternatives now, even during the very last days of the Back to School season or at the first class.
In many cases, the cheapest textbook prices can be found online, on the main websites that specialize in buying, selling and renting college and university books, both new and used.

Using such textbook sites is convenient and easy.
You can search for a title in multiple ways: by title, author's name or by using a prominent keyword related to the topic of the book.
You can even run an ISBN number lookup if you have it on your syllabus and get accurate results even faster.

Carefully consider whether you want to buy used or new books.
Used textbooks obviously carry a much lower price, but new editions have some significant advantages as well.
They are totally clean with zero scribbled notes, highlights and markings from previous students, they're the most current with all the recent updates and they are in perfect condition with no missing pages at all.

After buying your books, take good care of them and keep them in great condition.
This will enable you to sell these textbooks after you will not need them any longer and you'll be able to return at least some of your investment.
Remember that the better the condition of your used textbooks, the more likely you are to get a better price for them.

Buy your textbooks only from credible and reputable book stores.
Using Paypal for your online purchases will provide you better safety, security and buyer protection.

Some major textbook sites have a "Sale" or "Clearance" section, where they present discount titles which are on sale.
Quite often, this category can include terrific bargains and it's a wise idea to thoroughly scan if it offers any cheap items that are on your book list and that you may want to buy for a fraction of the regular price.
This is probably the best place to find actual dirt cheap steals.

What Types of College Textbooks Can You Order With Paypal?

Here are a few common examples for popular textbook categories that you can find in almost any major college book shopping site on the web:

>>    Accounting
>>    Biology
>>    Business & Finance
>>    Calculus
>>    Chemistry
>>    Computer Science
>>    Economics
>>    Education
>>    Engineering
>>    English
>>    History
>>    Law
>>    Math & Statistics
>>    Medical
>>    Medicine & Nursing
>>    Nursing
>>    Philosophy
>>    Physics
>>    Social Science
>>    Science