One thing I detest is book clutter. I have kept a couple of books from our days in grad school, a few Bible reference books and a handful of other parenting, Christian and kids books. Other than that, I have donated the rest to our church’s library or the Goodwill. I know I could sell them at a used book store, a garage sale or ebay and make some money (which I’d love to do!) but I currently don’t have the energy to add one more thing to-do list right now.
Cash4Books.net is my answer to my problem — get rid of the clutter and make money with no driving around and very little work.! Plus, Cash4Books.net is offering Frugal Living NW readers a special incentive — a $5 bonus just for being our reader!
Here’s how it works:
:: Go to Cash4Books.net, enter the ISBN number of your books (you must have 5 to get the $5 bonus), including recent textbooks, and click “price my books.”
I entered the info for my copy of Dave Ramsey’s The Total Money Makeover (which is an absolute must-read).
The next screen will tell you if Cash4Books.net is buying that particular book and how much they will pay you for it. I was offered $2.08 for my Dave Ramsey book, which I think is a decent price for minimal work on my part. Note that most of the books they purchase have a publication date of 2007 and newer and their needs change, so a book that is rejected today may be accepted in a couple of weeks or months.
:: Print the pre-paid mailing label and the graphic below (just click it and print).
Insert the graphic in your envelope and mail the books. That’s right, shipping is free!
:: Get paid! After 5 of your books are received and inspected, you will get paid by check or PayPal within three business days of your books being processed. The additional $5 will be included in your check.
Oh, so easy. Note that the $5 bonus is available for a limited time — you must sell 5 books and your package must be postmarked by May 1, 2011 to get the $5 extra!
What are you waiting for? Gather up your unused books and see if you can make some money decluttering your house!
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