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Back-to-School College Students Get New Textbook Cost-Savings Options 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 -- 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 can now see listings for books from popular rental sites including BookRenter, CampusBookRentals, eCampus and CengageBrain, in addition to Chegg which searched already. 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, furthers its commitment to being the most comprehensive textbook search engine. Students using 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 "If renting is cheapest, we recommend it. If not, we recommend the cheapest alternative. Since no single store is cheapest every time, 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 and also via the iPhone app, which can be downloaded for free at

About is owned by Bigger Words, Inc., based in Annapolis, MD. Since 2001, the 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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