• 30 Most Haunting Books You’ll Ever Read

    There’s finally a fall chill in the October air, now let’s send that chill to our spines and get all Halloween creepy and moody. The Color Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft H.P. Lovecraft’s classic short story about a terrible alien presence that descends upon a rural area, with dire consequences for surrounding life. Misery by Steven King The #1

    Read more
    1
  • Dopey Study Habits You Have To Just Stop

    Your study habits (or lack thereof) can make or break your test performance. To avoid spinning your wheels and (hopefully) give your GPA a boost, avoid these crappy study do nots. (Not donuts. Never avoid donuts.) Very bad study partners. Best friends are great, aren’t they? They are always available, they come over to help you study, you can laugh about stupid shit

    Read more
    6
  • BIGWORDS Cheap Finds: 11 Nintendo Switch Games Found For Less On BIGWORDS.com

    The Nintendo Switch may be relatively new, but that doesn’t mean fans haven’t spent their precious spare time beating its popular games already. And of course this is always great news for any gamers who don’t mind waiting a bit for a like-new copy, and saving money on a game that isn’t any less better than it was when it was covered in cellophane. Check out the

    Read more
    2
  • Top 5 Worst Things You Can Do As A Roommate

    Whether your roommate is your best friend or a complete stranger, living with another person is tough. Sharing space with others means that you don’t always get to do what you want – and walking around naked is usually out of the question. And while no one is perfect – and you’re bound to piss people off once or twice

    Read more
    5
  • 20 Essential Books To Get You Through College (And Life In General)

    These essential reads will get you through college, adulty world and beyond!  And they’re all found for less on BIGWORDS.com with shipping automagically included. 1. How To Become a Straight-A Student 2. The Power Of Habit: Why We Do What We Do In Life and Business 3. Make It Stick:The Science of Successful Learning 4.Sorted: A Recipe For Student Survival

    Read more
    4
  • How To Be A Bomb-A++ Roommate

    Whether you’re new to having a roommate or you’ve been living with the same crew for the past couple of years, bunking with someone can be challenging and requires a bit of adjustment. You don’t have to be a people-pleasing doormat, but it’s important not to be a total pain-in-the-ass who develops a chore chart or leaves a dozen passive

    Read more
    3
  • BIGWORDS CHEAP FINDS: Video Games Under $15 (Most Under $10 Before Shipping!)

    BIGWORDS is a great place to compare prices on everything, so don’t just end your search at textbooks. In honor of Video Games day this week, we put together a list of super cheap video games we found on BIGWORDS.com for less than $15. And the price shown includes shipping!    

    Read more
    3
  • 8 Mistakes You’re (Probably) Going To Make This Semester

      The first few months of your freshman year are some of the most exciting – and confusing – times of your life. You suddenly have tons of freedom and a million fun activities at your fingertips, but everything is unfamiliar and you basically have to start from scratch building a life. There’s good news: You don’t have to be

    Read more
    4
  • Books That Every College Student Should Read

    Whether you’re a college freshman or a grad student, every year away at school is filled with new experiences, challenges and fun. While you might feel a bit overwhelmed with the course load and remain convinced that there are not enough hours in your day to do any “fun” reading, we beg to differ – there are a bunch of

    Read more
    2
  • The Ultimate Guide To The Best Apps, Online Resource And Study Guide Sites Every College Student Should Bookmark

    We giveth to you everything college and study. All the college and study your computer and your baby hand computer can handle. Best Study Guide And Study Resource Sites Best Online Writing Sites For Better Papers Best Study Apps Best Time Management Apps Best Note Taking Apps Best Sites To Buy Cheap Textbooks Best Sites To Sell Your Textbooks Best General

    Read more
    8
  • 5 Tips For Not Screwing Up College This Year

    Before you get too carried away with big dreams and plans for the year, remember that there is more to college life than just having a blast. (Right? Right.) We have five tips to keep you on track and ensure that you start off your school year on the right foot. 1. Create a budget. We know – it’s hard

    Read more
    7
  • Can Your Major Afford Your Student Loans When You Graduate?

    While a great therapist, the pay might not outweigh the stress caused by having to counsel a Pickle Rick. After leaving high school where we are forced to take a bunch of boring classes that we don’t care about, entering a college curriculum that we choose is like taking a trip to Disney World. Suddenly, we have options to take really

    Read more
    0
  • Is Renting Textbooks Really Cheaper Than Buying Them?

    According to the College Board, textbooks cost the average college student $1200 each year – and the cost just continues to go up. As any broke college kid knows, there just ain’t no time for that, especially when there are way more interesting things to spend money on, like awesome vacations and bar tabs. To combat these growing costs, students

    Read more
    1
  • Don’t Get Duped by the Evil Campus Bookstore When Buying Textbooks

    Returning to campus from summer vacation has its ups and downs. You’ve gotten your room (hopefully with a friend you can stand for the year), you’ve picked your classes and now you’re just going to see how many of those will even earn your stamp of approval to survive the a Add/Drop period. It’s day one your professor has handed out

    Read more
    1
  • 45 Of The Coolest College-Bound Essentials

    Though it seems like summer just began, it’s time to start thinking about hanging up your bathing suit and pulling out your credit card. Yes, it’s true, summer vacation is coming to a close whether you like it or not. The good news is these back-to-school essentials are cool enough to make the shopping and spending totally worth it.

    Read more
    2