Christmas is an expensive time all round and if you're a student with no income then it can often be pretty stressful.
As competition for jobs doesn't look likely to cool down any time soon, you may find yourself cash-strapped at Christmas.
Owen Burek, editor-in-chief of Save The Student, a money advice website, gave us some top tips on how to cut back on splurging and do Christmas on a budget.
Got any better ideas on how to save? Leave them in the comments box below!
Try Secret Santa
Draw up a budget
Make a list...
Don't be afraid to cut down the list
Have a home cooked group Christmas dinner