It can be a confusing and daunting experience leaving home for the first time. One of the biggest challenges will be keeping on top of money issues. Let’s start right at the beginning: budgeting. To some teenagers this might sound pretty boring, but it’s an absolute...Read more
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Debt. That's one of the most pressing financial worries for parents watching their children fly the nest this autumn. It varies a lot, but the average student graduating in next July will find themselves with £23,000 of debt, according to university research site Push.co.uk. That sort of...Read more
These 'danger zones' are situations where it's incredibly easy to waste money. Hopefully, after reading this, wasting money in these ways will become a thing of the past. The difference to your bank balance will be nothing short of revolutionary.
If you can avoid wasting money...Read more
You're a student, so you're poor: The two go hand-in-hand. And if you will keep spending all your money on booze and fags... You know what? We are worried about you. So worried that we've put together the 10 best money-saving tips for students.
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Now that you are off to college, you are worry free right? NO you certainly are not. For us students that don’t have their parents transferring money into our bank accounts every month, we have to be money smart! I have had so many of my friends struggle with...Read more
Finding college a little more expensive than you expected? Check out these tips to help you save cash during the college years—I’ve used a lot of them myself (and now that I’m paying of student loans, I’m finding even more!) School & Textbooks 1. Try to get...Read more
As students you all know what it’s like to pursue higher education under a money barrier, especially with the prices of today’s college textbooks. Money is needed for settling family matters, extracurricular activities, school expenses, medical matters and transportation- those are only a few things....Read more
College is the one time in a persons life when it is acceptable to be broke. Saving money in college is very important to be able to avoid credit card debt and other financial problems. Living cheap is living smart in college and there are...Read more
Recently, many students are leaving university with debt due to the growing cost of tuition. If you are currently a student, it is important that you work to a budget in order to make the deficit as small as possible.Read more
- Live on a budget.
Some students show up for their first day at college in a shining, brand new car, with new clothes and new books. But we can all agree that this is not the case with most college students. The majority is strapped for cash most of...Read more