Chegg is a service that offers online textbook rentals. Renting through Chegg allows students to avoid the high cost and hassle of purchasing at the university bookstore. With Chegg there are no monthly subscription fees and no hidden charges. Rental fees are dependent on the individual ISBN with savings of up to 70% or more! In addition, Chegg has made it extremely simple to receive and return the textbooks; Students will be able to print pre-paid return labels from their account and avoid the long lines of the university bookstore.

Chegg offers thousands of titles to choose from. Textbooks are searchable by ISBN/ Title/Author/Keyword. Chegg offers two rental options, semester and quarter; Rental extension options and Purchase options are also available. Chegg is working together with students and organizations to help improve our environment. Renting your textbooks helps keep books in circulation and ensures that one less new book will need to be printed this year.

Financials

Date Type Amount Investors Valuation
06/23/08 Series B 5M Active Starts, Convergence Partners, Gabriel Venture Partners Unknown
11/01/08 Series B 15M Kleiner Perkins Unknown
12/01/08 Series C 25M Kleiner Perkins, Gabriel Venture Partners, Primera Capital Unknown
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