Adventures of a student
In the current climate, being a student can be pretty tough. Lois, a student from Scotland, updates us with her latest adventures, being a bit skint and some advice on how to juggle student life and work.
Taking on a weekend job shouldn’t affect your university grades
Tips on how to manage the work-study-life balance and who to speak to for support
Work experience without breaking the bank
Tips on how to start the new uni term with some money in your student bank account
Work experience for students – the dos and the don’ts
Make the most of your summer work to make a difference to your CV
Leave the books at home and leave the learning to the technology
Are Kindles and tablets trumping over traditional bulky textbooks?
Fresher’s Week: the dos, the don’ts, and having fun without drinking
You really don't have to drink copious amounts of alcohol to enjoy Fresher's week!
Buying your furniture and essentials before starting university
If you’re moving away from home to go to university and are either staying in halls of residence or in private accommodation, then you’re going to have to buy some bits and pieces of furniture. For so…
University books: saving money
Before starting university you’ll no doubt be given a long list of books from your reading list to buy, maybe even lab coats and goggles to add to the list as well depending on what you’re studying. N…
Cheap ways to have fun in the sun
Theme parks, garden parties and cheap travel - plan ahead and you can save more than you think