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  1. Chegg

    Chegg, Inc., is an American education technology company based in Santa Clara, California. It provides homework help, digital and physical textbook rentals, textbooks, online tutoring, and other student services.The company was launched in 2005, and began trading publicly on the New York Stock Exchange in November 2013. As of March 2020, the company reported having 2.9 million subscribers to Chegg Services. The services provided by Chegg have been controversial because there have been reports of student cheating using Chegg services.


  1. Chegg

    Chegg is an academic company based in Santa Clara, CA, that specializes in online textbook rentals, homework help, and scholarships through Zinch. It is meant to help students in college. The company was created in the United States by three Iowa State University students in 2001. It was founded by entrepreneur Aayush Phumbhra. The name Chegg is a contraction of the words chicken and egg, based on the founders’ experience after graduating from college: they couldn’t land a job without experience, but couldn’t get experience without a job, or a chicken and egg type quandary.


  1. Chegg

    Chegg, an online textbook rental company, was inspired by Osman Rashid and Aayush Phumbhra’s frustration with the policies and procedures of their own university’s bookstore. Osman and Aayush knew there had to be a better solution, one that worked for students, professors and publishers alike.Chegg was launched at Iowa State University in 2005 as a hyper-local classifieds directory. In fall 2007, Chegg introduced their revolutionary textbook rental service. Chegg now offers its services to more than 6,400 universities and community colleges across the country.RENTING TEXTBOOKS WITH CHEGGChegg lets students rent as many textbooks as they like with just a few clicks. Books are delivered in less than a week. Renting textbooks through Chegg not only saves students a significant amount off their textbook bills, but it also eliminates the hassle of waiting in long lines at the bookstore. Best off all, with Chegg there are no monthly subscription fees or hidden charges.Not only do students and their parents save money and time with Chegg, but they also help the environment. Over the past three years the U.S. book publishing industry has consumed an average of four million trees per year to print textbooks sold in America. Each student purchases an average of one tree per year in textbooks.PARTNERSHIPSChegg has partnered with American Forests to plant a tree for every textbook that is rented bought or sold. To date, Chegg has planted more than 1.5 million trees.WHAT’S IN THE NAME?Chegg was launched as Textbookflix.com and in 2007 officially changed its name to Chegg, a well-thought-out combination of chicken and egg.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHEGG in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHEGG in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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