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Back-to-School College Students Get New Textbook Cost-Savings OptionsBIGWORDS.com Adds Leading Textbook Rental Sites to College Textbook Shopping Service, Saving Students $225 on Average Orders (January 07, 2010)
ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 01/07/10 -- BIGWORDS.com today announced the addition of several new textbook rental websites to its industry leading college textbook price comparison search engine. The new rental options will help ensure that students always get the best price for their textbooks, whether they are renting or buying. Students shopping at BIGWORDS.com can now see listings for books from popular rental sites including BookRenter, CampusBookRentals, eCampus and CengageBrain, in addition to Chegg which BIGWORDS.com searched already.
BIGWORDS.com aggregates the Web's most popular textbook shopping services so students are assured the best deal even if it's from a combination of stores. Students can select from new or used textbooks, international editions and e-books, regardless of vendor. With the addition of new textbook rental stores, BIGWORDS.com furthers its commitment to being the most comprehensive textbook search engine. Students using BIGWORDS.com save $225 on average multi-item textbook orders.
"Renting textbooks is a great way to save money on textbooks and now we consider prices from the most popular, most reliable services," said Jeff Sherwood, CEO at BIGWORDS.com. "If renting is cheapest, we recommend it. If not, we recommend the cheapest alternative. Since no single store is cheapest every time, BIGWORDS.com is cheaper than any other store on average."
For nearly 10 years BIGWORDS has been reducing the high cost of textbooks with its proprietary Multi-Item Price Optimization(TM) technology, which maximizes promotions and minimizes shipping costs. BIGWORDS scours the Internet and provides students the lowest total cost, or the greatest possible return, for all their textbooks. Students can buy and rent textbooks online at BIGWORDS.com and also via the BIGWORDS.com iPhone app, which can be downloaded for free at http://www.bigwords.com/iphone/.
BIGWORDS.com is owned by Bigger Words, Inc., based in Annapolis, MD. Since 2001, the BIGWORDS.com price comparison site has been saving students more and more money on textbooks through its proprietary Multi-Item Price Optimization(TM) technology. BIGWORDS stays on top of the multitude of retail textbook business models, so that students can rely it to find the cheapest copy of the right textbook, every time.
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