Thrift Books awarded Google Trusted Store badge

Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) April 12, 2015

Thrift Books, one of the largest online sellers of used books in the world, was recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. To help shoppers identify online merchants that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Trusted Store badge is awarded to e-commerce sites that demonstrate a track record of on-time shipping and excellent customer service. When visiting the Thrift Books website, shoppers will see a Google Trusted Store badge and can click on it for more information.

Thrift Books is honored to be recognized as a Google Trusted Store, said Matt Sand, Vice-President of Marketing at Thrift Books. It validates all of the hard work we put into serving our customers to get them quality used books quickly.”

As an added benefit, when a shopper makes a purchase at a Google Trusted Store, they have the option to select free purchase protection from Google. Then in the unlikely event of an issue with their purchase, they can request Googles help, and Google will work with Thrift Books and the customer to address the issue. As part of this, Google offers up to $ 1,000 lifetime purchase protection for eligible purchases.

Google Trusted Stores is entirely free, both for shoppers and for online stores. The program helps online stores like Thrift Books attract new customers, increase sales and differentiate themselves by showing off their excellent service via the badge on their websites.


Based in Seattle, Washington, Thrift Books is the largest online seller of used books in the United States and probably the world. Founded in 2003, Thrift Books has 11 affiliates throughout the United States that purchase, sort and distribute used books. Thrift Books relies on proprietary software to identify, value, sell and ship used books using a variety of online platforms, including Over the past ten years, Thrift Books experienced explosive growth and has grown to include distribution affiliates in all corners of the United States.

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