Ask the Readers: How Do You Save Money on Textbooks?

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on August 24th, 2011

It’s that back-to-school time of year again and we’re interesting in your tips, tricks, and resources for saving on textbooks.

Textbooks are an outright racket and nobody should have to pay full retail for them. This week we’re interested in your tips for shaving down your back-to-school bill. Where do you go for cheap textbooks? What tricks do you use to minimize your costs? Sound off in the comments and help your fellow readers save.

Check back on Friday for the What You Said roundup to learn more tricks for saving on textbooks.

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 08/24/11
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