If you are planning to purchase books at Bookends, trading for credit is a great idea.
You get 20% of the original price of your book in credit.
You can use that credit to pay for 66% of your purchases.
You end up paying only 34% of our already low price.
Your credit never goes away. You can use it any time for anything in the store or to order books online.
You bring in a stack of books that you have already read.
The total cover price that is printed on the books comes to $40.
We give you $8 in credit. (20% of the cover price)
You pick out a stack of books that you would like to read.
The total comes to $10.
We use $6.60 of your credit.
You pay $3.40 for your stack of books. (34% of our price)
You still have $1.40 left in your credit that you can use the next time you come in.
No matter how much credit you have, you still have to pay 34% of our price. That's so we can pay the bills.