Discussion Forums - Questions about PaperBackSwap Questions about PaperBackSwap

Topic: Any SwapADVD Members-Transfer Credits

Club rule - Please, if you cannot be courteous and respectful, do not post in this forum.
  Unlock Forum posting with Annual Membership.
Date Posted: 3/4/2009 7:29 PM ET
Member Since: 12/23/2005
Posts: 1,157
Back To Top


Last Edited on: 3/4/09 7:58 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Subject: Swapping credits
Date Posted: 3/5/2009 10:35 AM ET
Member Since: 7/28/2006
Posts: 122
Back To Top

I swap credits between the sites. What did you need to know?

Date Posted: 3/5/2009 12:45 PM ET
Member Since: 8/31/2008
Posts: 2,608
Back To Top

I'm a SwapaCD member too.  I haven't tried transfering credits yet.  I'm planning on trying as I need the credits on PBS.  When my sent books get marked as received I might "repay" my SwapaCD account.  Does the credit swapping go smoothly?

Date Posted: 3/5/2009 1:13 PM ET
Member Since: 5/13/2006
Posts: 12
Back To Top

Yes the credit swaping goes smoothly.  It's usually pretty instantaneous.  I like swapping between swapadvd.com and paperbackswap.com more.  I believe the current conversion rate between a DVD credit and a Paperback credit is 2 DVD credits for 3 paperback credits...

 

Sincerely,

Jesse

Date Posted: 3/5/2009 3:53 PM ET
Member Since: 7/19/2008
Posts: 15,384
Back To Top

I think you need to go to the DVD or CD page to find the option.  But once there, it goes easy.  Has a diagram to click on where you want from and to.  I move my credits between all three sites.

Date Posted: 3/5/2009 8:25 PM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2008
Posts: 66
Back To Top

Look in the top menu under the "kisosk" heading. Menu item #5 is "transfer credits"

It's quick and easy, done it many times.

Date Posted: 3/6/2009 12:10 PM ET
Member Since: 7/27/2008
Posts: 123
Back To Top

If you are buying credits, buying from swapadvd is cheaper than paperbackswap (only slightly). I transfer credits all the time, or at least I did before I stopped buying credits for lent.