Coupons, Promo Codes, Discounts and Deals May 2021
Thriftbooks is a tremendous opportunity to delve into new fonts of knowledge, with books from all genres at amazing prices. It all started in 2003, where Daryl Butcher and Jason Meyer created software that scoured Amazon for the best book deals. In just one year, Thriftbooks went from a storage unit to a warehouse in Seattle, where they could hold an impressive 200,00 books.
As the team and mission expanded, they’ve since been welcomed in Portland, Atlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, St. Louis, Baltimore and Reno. In 2016, the largest Thriftbooks facility found its home in Chicago, Illinois; a warehouse that could handle a staggering volume of 10 times what they once were. Since then, they’ve gone mobile and international with Amazon; sending books to Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain and India.
It’s as simple as finding the book you’re interested in and adding it to your cart. From there, you can choose how you’d like it to be delivered, with varying costs depending on how soon you’d like it to arrive. If you have over $10 in your cart and you’re within the United States, they’ll even provide free U.S. standard shipping! Once you click your option in the dropdown, you can see the differences in cost, and how soon you should be expecting your book to arrive.
Despite their growth, they retain the strong belief that reading helps broaden our horizons and find new realities to offer insight to all avenues of life. Not only that, but they save millions of books from being destroyed every year to spread their mission and help the environment as well as millions of readers.
How to Use Coupon Codes
If you happen upon a coupon code, don’t hesitate to add it onto your cart! Just be sure to know when they’re applicable so there’s no confusion along the way.
When you have everything you’re interested in purchasing, add your coupon code by clicking on the shopping cart at the top right of your screen. There will be a box that says “Coupon Code” on the right side of your screen, add your code there, then click “Apply.” You should now see your coupon reflected on the pricing below.
If it doesn’t seem like the coupon is being applied, don’t hesitate to reach out to their Customer Support via phone, email or chat.
How to Connect with Thriftbooks
Links to all of their social media can be found at the very bottom of their website, https://www.thriftbooks.com. Their official Facebook page can be visited at https://www.facebook.com/thriftbooks and you can tweet them on Twitter by using @ThriftBooks.
Keep an eye out for unique discounts can be found on Pinterest (https://www.pinterest.com/thriftbooks/) and Tumblr (https://thrift-books.tumblr.com). You can also follow them on Instagram! (https://www.instagram.com/thriftbooks/).
As mentioned above, you can reach out to Thriftbooks for customer assistance in three different ways. If you’d like to send an email or open a chat, you can find them at the very bottom of any page on their website, Thriftbooks.com. To the right under “Quick Help,” you want to click on “Help and Support.”
From there, you can select the “Chat Now” button, or the “Contact Us” below it to fill out a form that will be sent to them through an email. You can also send an email directly to them at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you prefer to call, their Customer Service line can be reached by dialing 1-888-979-1408.
If you ever receive a damaged or incorrect item, contact their customer service mentioned above and they’ll be sure to help however they can, often without you even needing to go through the hassle of a return.
In the chance you would like to return the item, Thriftbooks will accept anything priced over $35 that you received within the last 30 days. Simply enclose a note with your return stating the reasoning for the return, to the following mailing address:
2337 Centerline-Industrial Dr
St. Louis MO 63146
After this, they ask that you give them 14 days to after receipt to process the return and issue a refund. If there was an error on Thriftbooks’ part, they will refund the total, as well as return and original shipping cost. However, if it wasn’t due to an error on their part, Thriftbooks will do a refund equaling the original price, minus their restocking fees.
The restocking fee is applicable even if the book is no longer needed or wanted, if an invalid address was input for the order or it’s not an error on their part; there are as follows: $2 per item sent by standard shipping and $5 per item sent by expedited shipping. Within Canada and the UK, there is a restocking fee of $5, whereas the rest of the world receives a $7 restocking fee.