Money Saving Tips

Aldi Are Cornering The Student Market With Amazing New Offer

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Scrimping students rejoice! Discount supermarket Aldi are rolling out a plan to give free bus rides to university students. The free shuttles alrea...

How to 'Do' Italy in Only Eight Days

Anna Pitts | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Pitts

Travelling is extremely popular with students and graduates but we don't always have the time (or money!) to go gallivanting around the world for months. I have just got back from 8 glorious days in bella Italia- no, not the restaurant- beautiful Italy!

Ten Ways to Stop Yourself Going Broke as a Graduate

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
David V.H. Ellis

Were the press to be taken at face value - always a terrible idea - it would seem only students have financial woes, as if every graduation ceremony involved not only a mortarboard and an awkward stumble across a stage but a cash prize too. If only...

How Switching Energy Supplier Could Save Your Family or Business a Fortune

Charles Whitworth | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK
Charles Whitworth

We may well be starting to come out of the recession, but by no means are we out of the water when it comes to increasing energy prices. Energy has perhaps been one of the most scrutinised areas of the market place since 2008, with many if not all of the UK's suppliers putting their prices up steadily and with no remorse.

How to Uncover the Best Travel Deals

Mark Hodson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

Discounting has been an important selling tool for the travel industry for the past 30 years or more and consumers have come to expect bargains... The result is a plethora of different types of deals and discounts, not all of which are as good as they might appear at first sight. Here's a guide to the various offers and how to get the most out of them.

Women Breadwinners Feel the Financial Pinch - Pay Day Lenders Benefit

Jenny Garrett | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Garrett

Women breadwinners need to manage their money effectively and earn more. Shockingly, even in 2013 on average women earn 80% of what a man would earn doing the same role.

Student Guide to Eating on a Budget

John MacLachlan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
John MacLachlan

With student accommodation in Central London regularly highlighted as being some of the most expensive student accommodation within the UK, most students find themselves having to live on extremely tight budgets. So, if you want to "ease the squeeze" without starving to death, follow my Student Guide to Eating on a Budget.

Poor Web Education is Leaving Millions Out of Pocket

Marie-Louise Abretti | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Tech
Marie-Louise Abretti

While access to the internet is one thing - the government is working to grant 90% of premises across the UK with broadband speeds of at least 2Mbps - education has been overlooked. We need better education so that consumers know about these costs and can make an informed decision.

Seven Things You're Paying Too Much for

Sean O'Meara | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sean O'Meara

Cheaper doesn't always mean better value, but there are certain areas of your life where a fairly rudimentary change in attitude could save you money.

Lean Times

Sadie Brown | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sadie Brown

Earlier today I committed the ultimate beauty regime shame; I shaved my legs. I'm appalled at myself reaching this all time low in the sexy stakes. Waxing is the only way. But as I rinse out the razor in my private shame, I have to face it: I'm in lean times.

Things to Consider When Buying Car Insurance from Comparison Sites

Daley James Francis | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daley James Francis

We've all seen the expensive - and often incredibly annoying - TV adverts about car insurance, and how they can save you money and all the rest of it. But sometimes it has to be about more than just saving money, and more about what it actually covers.

Money Tips for the New Financial Year

Zahra Razavi | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Everybody is looking to maximise earnings and minimise spending in order to have that little bit more to spend on the treats life has to offer. As we enter the new financial year, here are five top money tips to help you on your way.

Stop Fiddling With Pensions and Encourage People To Save Instead!

Alex J. Campbell | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK Politics
Alex J. Campbell

We need to encourage retirement planning, rather than using pensions as a political football.

Top 10 Money Saving Tips

Mette Poynton | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mette Poynton

Shopping on a budget was something I really had to learn. I had never done it before. I Googled, I asked around, I made mistakes, I paid too much and then I learned from my mistakes. After 4 or 5 months I felt I had the budget shopping down to a fine art.

Get Home for Christmas: Cheaper Train Fares

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
David V.H. Ellis

Even if the entire country manages to avoid a flood, getting home this Christmas is going to be difficult. It always is; what we need is some sort of sled on skies that's pulled by a magical flying mammal with antlers... sadly, there's a rotund gentleman in Lapland with a patent on that.

The Money Saving Tips You Need To Know

Lovemoney | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

How to save money on nights out, books, computers, food, travel and other useful stuff! Student living can seem at once exhilarating and daunting. ...