$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway – ends 9/7

Welcome to the Don’t Buy It, Rent It Sweepstakes

Don't Buy It Rent It Sweepstakes

Organized by: Mom Powered Media

With special co-hosting blogs: Purple Monster Coupons, Memoirs of a Clueless Woman and Barbara’s Beat.


MPM and Everything Mommyhood is excited to share a way to help you save money on those high priced college textbooks. Rent your textbooks this year and save up to 80%.

With Amazon.com’s flexible rental program, you can keep your textbooks for a semester. Yes, all semester long and when it comes time to send your books back, they will even pay for return shipping. How awesome is that? All this means more money in your pocket for the things in life that can’t be learned from a book.

What are you waiting for? Rent your textbooks today from Amazon.com.

One winner will receive a $500 Amazon Gift Card.

Don’t Buy It, Rent It Sweepstakes

Giveaway ends September 7th at 11:59pm, open to US and Canadian residents, ages 18+. Excludes Quebec. Only one entrant per household, per address. Winner is subject to eligibility verification. Enter using the giveaway form below.

Disclaimer: The participating bloggers were not compensated for this post. No purchase is necessary to enter. One entrant per household, per address. Void where prohibited by law. Winner(s) will be contacted by email and have 48 hours to respond before a new winner is chosen. The sponsor(s) will be responsible for product shipment to winner(s) of this sweepstakes. This event is in no way administered, sponsored, or endorsed by, or associated with, Facebook and/or Twitter, Google, Pinterest. Contact teri@mompoweredmedia.com if you have any additional questions or comments.


  1. I like Kensington KeyFolio Thin X2 Plus Backlit Keyboard Case for iPad Air (K97234US)

  2. I would love to buy Dolche & Gabbana light blue perfume. It’s one of my favorites.

  3. I would love to buy the lifefitness elliptical machine! I know it is expensive.

  4. This is a great idea. A lot of students buy their books at the university bookstore (new or used) and then sell them back at the end of the semester. This is great if Amazon is offering a better deal, more money back. Thank you for sharing this post.

  5. Terri Morgan says:

    I would use it for back to school clothes.

  6. The cover for my daughter’s tablet.

  7. Marilyn W Lewis says:

    We would use it for a new car seat and stroller for our baby:)

  8. I’m still going with the perfume. That or possibly a new computer.

  9. I want to buy a food dehydrator and this would give me the option of buying the top of the line.

  10. I went to textbooks for grade school and would like to have Brain Quest Workbook: Grade 1 by Lisa Trumbaue. I saw a price for the kindergarten version of this book.

  11. I would like to gift my friend who teaches Kindergarten & 1st grade The Day the Crayons Quit.

  12. I would gift to my Kindergarten teacher friend: Frank Schaffer Publications/Carson Dellosa Publications Home Workbook Pk & Kinder Skills

  13. I want to buy a good food dehydrator to help lower our food budget.

  14. I would like to have iPad Mini for Dummies…and I think my son would want me to have it too.

  15. If I won, I would use the money for a good food dehydrator & help to stretch our food budget.

  16. I would like to have Chasing Lincoln’s Killer. My grandson read the Rush Limbaugh book: Killing Lincoln and might like to see it from a new perspective.

  17. i would get If You’re Trying to Get Better Grades and Higher Test Scores in Science You’ve Gotta Have This Book! (Kids’ Stuff).

  18. Today I will go with the Clore jump and go. Jumper cables?

  19. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I would love to have the Inspiron M731R 17.3″ HD+ Notebook Computer, AMD Quad-Core A8-5545M 1.7GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, Windows 8.1, Indigo Blue


    i am in need of a laptop

  20. I’d like to get Suntegrity Skincare – Natural Mineral Sunscreen For Body

  21. I would like to give the book: Nancy Knows to my granddaughter.

  22. If I were to win $500, I would think about replacing my laptop which has been crashing of late.

  23. I would love to have Stephen King’s book Mr. Mercedes.

  24. Gladymar Rodriguez says:
  25. Gladymar Rodriguez says:
  26. I would choose the YMI juniors love back flat skinny jeans.

  27. I would help my grandson get a different look at WWII with the book: The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler’s List by Leon Leyson

  28. I would love to have a treadmill.

  29. Gladymar Rodriguez says:
  30. I would use the $500 for school supplies, clothes and if there is money left over I would buy a food dehydrator.

  31. I would get The 26-Story Treehouse for our grandson.

  32. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I am in need of a mattress so this one is good. Mine is like 11 years old lol

    the DreamFoam Bedding Ultimate Dreams 9-Inch Crazy Euro Top mattress, Twin

  33. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I don’t have a headboard but this one is so cute. I would get it in pink, white or black

    “Kinfine USA Twin Headboard”


  34. I would love to have the Kaplan AP series of books. They would make fascinating reading.

  35. If I were to receive a $500 Amazon gift card, I would use it to buy new clothes and supplies for back to school. And, oh yes, a boquet of freshly sharpened pencils.
    And I would get The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler’s List by Leon Leyson for my grandson.

  36. Gladymar Rodriguez says:
  37. randie kelley says:

    I’d paint a couple of rooms to get ready for the dark winter

  38. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    this one is way above 500 dollars but definitely a dream to have

    the Sole Fitness E35 Elliptical Machine

  39. Paula Ball says:
  40. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I would love to have the Apple iPad Air MD786LL/A (32GB, Wi-Fi, Black with Space Gray) NEWEST VERSION

  41. I’d also like to get a new iPad Air.

  42. I’ve given several different answers, but I am redoing my file cabinets and would buy folders and hanging folders, new desk accessories and have enough left over to easily buy a food dehydrator to help our food budget.

  43. I would give my 12 year old grandson Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal. I saw this DVD and it really makes you want to eat healthier.

  44. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    i would buy the Amazon Fire TV looks really cool

  45. randie kelley says:

    We could you a tablet of some type ipad air

  46. I would like to give my granddaughter The Day the Crayons Quit.

  47. i love to buy and learning center toys for my grandduaghter

  48. Jennifer Boehme says:

    Since the post is for Amazon’s Flexible Rental program, I would like to get the book, Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide: Food, Shelter, Security, Off-the-Grid Power and More Life-Saving Strategies… by Jim Cobb

  49. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    this looks amazing. the Moen S6320AZ Velocity Two-Function 8-Inch Diameter Rainshower Showerhead, Antique Bronze would be pretty darn good to have lol

  50. I would get A Giraffe and a Half for my granddaughter.

  51. Jennifer Boehme says:

    CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2014 (LANGE CURRENT Series) by Maxine Papadakis.I love how this is giveaway is for renting books not buying them, and all these people ignore the question and type something ELSE they want. , Follow the link, means follow the link, not keep clicking till you find something YOU want. SMH

  52. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    the LifeSpan TR 1200i Folding Treadmill would help me a lot to lose weight

  53. amanda roach says:

    i want a label maker

  54. I would love to have the book NYPD Red 2 by James Patterson and Marshall Karp

  55. I’d like to get the Mr. Coffee BVMC-TM33 Mr. Coffee BVMC-TM33 Tea Cafe Iced Tea Maker, 1, Black
    by Mr. Coffee for all the late nights (studying of course, lol)

  56. Would love to read NYPD Red as well! What a great suggestion!

  57. I’d like to go on record saying this giveaway widget has problems. It will not show up on Chrome. I get 400 Bad request Your browser sent an invalid request..
    Today it can’t connect to instagram. AARRGGHH!!

  58. amanda roach says:

    shampoo and conditioner dispenser

  59. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    this was so popular while I was living in Puerto Rico. the 11 ft. Fabric Hammock, Pillow & Stand Set is what i would want <3

  60. I’d like the label maker – it would tidy up my craft room

  61. Amazon Fire TV

  62. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I have always wanted to have one of these http://www.amazon.com/Huffy-Lusso-Womens-Cruiser-Bike/dp/B00CTSXTR2/ref=sr_1_6?s=cycling&ie=UTF8&qid=1409794273&sr=1-6

    the 26″ Huffy Nel Lusso Women’s Cruiser Bike

  63. Susan S., TN says:

    Love to have a new Samsung Galaxy 4 cell phone..

  64. I would love to gift The Bridge to Terrabithia to my grandson. It is such a good story.

  65. amanda roach says:

    a new cell phone for my hubby

  66. WE could really use a new BBQ

    Char-Broil Classic 480 40000 BTU 4-Burner Gas Grill with Side Burner

  67. Gladymar Rodriguez says:
  68. amanda roach says:

    a new bed frame

  69. Jennifer Boehme says:

    I like the book, Minor Emergencies: Expert Consult – Online and Print to rent. Buy it , rent it.

  70. amanda roach says:

    bed sheets

  71. Lisa Dorsett says:

    I would use it to buy an I-Pad or Samsung tablet

  72. I would love to give my grandson Daily Word Ladders: Grades 4–6: 100 Reproducible Word Study Lessons That Help Kids Boost Reading, Vocabulary,… by Timothy Rasinsk. He reads every day, but this would help hime expand his vocabulary.

  73. Gladymar Rodriguez says:

    I WOULD LOVE THIS BOOT– Stuart Weitzman Women’s 5050 Boot

  74. amanda roach says:

    a new nora roberts book

  75. I loved the PBS version of Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery. I would love my granddaughter to read this.

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