Category Archives: Managing Money

Student Bills: Your Fail-Safe Guide.

Student Bills: Your Fail-Safe Guide.

So, it’s that time of the year when many students have their student housing sorted. Perhaps you’re that student or you’ve been lucky and had an overlapping tenancy with another property and you just need to “transfer” your belongings from one house to the other. Oh, how I envy you. This year, all my stuff […]

How to kit out your Uni house for cheap!

How to kit out your Uni house for cheap!

One of the most exciting things about university life is being able to redesign your room with each new uni house. Unfortunately, this isn’t always wallet friendly and as students we’re always looking for ways to save some coin. I scour pinterest just as much as the next person looking for inspiration – here’s a […]

The golden rule to help you manage your money.

The golden rule to help you manage your money.

The majority of us are students. Let’s face it, we aren’t the richest people in the world. And it can be really difficult to manage your money. We get our loan from the Government, we party (perhaps a little too hard), we spend money on course essentials, field trips, rent, bills, food… the list goes […]

How to enjoy summer on minimal funds

How to enjoy summer on minimal funds

If you don’t fancy a job, or have one that doesn’t pay all that much, summer can be boring. Here are some things you can do that are low cost, or even free. Explore a museum Museums are free, and you can feel a bit more cultured from learning about something new. Museums are constantly […]

3 of the best ways to earn whilst you learn

3 of the best ways to earn whilst you learn

Lack of money at uni drives students to extreme measures to earn enough for basic necessities. After filling out the umpteenth survey for less than a pound, having your YouTube subscriber count plateau before double digits and realising that going to the sperm bank perhaps isn’t for you, it can dawn on you how hard […]

Making the most of summer rent

Making the most of summer rent

Pretty much all student tenancies come with year long contracts but most of us aren’t actually at university 52 weeks of the year. It seems a waste to be spending upwards of £100/week on rent to not even be there. Here’s a few ways to make the most of the rent you’re paying over summer. […]

Low stress ways to make money at uni

Low stress ways to make money at uni

Uni can be expensive, and student loans are often laughably small. It can be hard to fit in a part time job around deadlines, lectures and extra curricular’s, so here are some low stress ways to make some extra money to get you through the year. TV Extras TV shows always need people to be […]

‘Side-hustle’ ideas for students

‘Side-hustle’ ideas for students

A ‘side-hustle’ is work carried out to make money in addition to your main income (if you have a job) – money ‘on the side’ so to speak. Certainly, no side hustle is a ‘get-rich-quick’ idea, but if done properly it can offer a small steady income. An extra hundred pounds or more is always […]