2. Read books on mobile devices
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Instead of buying traditional books or investing in an e-reader, buy e-books and read them on your existing mobile device or computer. We detail how to do this in “How to Enjoy E-Books Without Buying an E-Reader.”
E-books are typically cheaper than the printed version, and you won’t have to thin out your hard-copy collection as often.
Another great option: your public library.