The Most Affordable UK University Cities

The Most Affordable UK University Cities

Dan Jones  20.07.2015
Starting university is stressful. Although it's a fair while since I went through the process, the daunting task isn't lost on me. The...
15 Money Hacks For A Cheap Festival

15 Money Hacks For A Cheap Festival

Lucy Sherriff  2.07.2015
Car sharing, taking an old phone and making your own wellies for a pound are just some of the top money saving tips for festivals, according...
Everything You Need To Know About The Dire State Of Student Finance In One Infographic

Everything You Need To Know About The Dire State Of Student Finance In One Infographic

30.06.2015
Research conducted by Save the Student has revealed one in five students gamble or sell their body for extra cash in order to meet spiralling...
Students Turn To Gambling, Medical Trials And Selling Their Bodies To Meet University Costs

Students Turn To Gambling, Medical Trials And Selling Their Bodies To Meet University Costs

Lucy Sherriff  30.06.2015
One in five students gamble or sell their body for extra cash in order to meet spiralling university costs, a survey has revealed. Young...
Reducing Student Grants Is Not Fault-Free and Affects Poor Students Most - But It Is Better Than Some Alternatives

Reducing Student Grants Is Not Fault-Free and Affects Poor Students Most - But It Is Better Than Some Alternatives

Nick Hillman  12.06.2015
So the policy is not fault-free and will affect the poorest students the most. But it is better than some of the alternatives, such as...
How Worrying About Money Affects Your Degree (and How to Stop)

How Worrying About Money Affects Your Degree (and How to Stop)

Owen Burek  9.04.2015
Knowing how the system works won't magic any more money into the pot, but if you don't know you're being undersold you can't challenge...
How To Make A Romantic Valentine's Day Meal For £2.95. Yes, Really

How To Make A Romantic Valentine's Day Meal For £2.95. Yes, Really

12.02.2015
Who needs champagne when you can have cider, hey? Thanks to the clever people over at Student Beans, you can cook up a storm for your partner...
International Students Need a Financial Safety Net

International Students Need a Financial Safety Net

Shreya Paudel  22.01.2015
We need all political parties to look at the mandatory financial protection scheme as a matter of moral responsibility to protect international...
Student Funding: We Must Demand More

Student Funding: We Must Demand More

Shelly Asquith  22.12.2014
There are a number of ways the student funding system can be made more accessible and complementary of a model of free education. We need...
The Cheapest Ways To Get Home From University This Christmas

The Cheapest Ways To Get Home From University This Christmas

Lucy Sherriff  16.12.2014
If you’re looking forward to a long-overdue visit home at Christmas then you’ll no doubt already have started searching for deals on...
George Osborne Unveils Postgraduate Loans Scheme

George Osborne Unveils Postgraduate Loans Scheme

Keumars Afifi-Sabet  3.12.2014
George Osborne has revealed the government will be backing loans of up to £10,000 for students studying postgraduate masters courses. The...
Five Ways To Make Sure Your Student Bank Account Survives Christmas

Five Ways To Make Sure Your Student Bank Account Survives Christmas

25.11.2014
The very best way to manage your finances, is to consistently ensure your outgoings don’t exceed your incomings. But this time of year...
Middle Income Families - Too Poor for University?

Middle Income Families - Too Poor for University?

Becky Hopper  17.11.2014
Next time you hear someone explain that they 'can't afford to go to university' because they're from a low income family, please introduce...

Making Loans Work for Students, Not the Other Way Round

One Young World  29.10.2014
This blog is by Juan Guerra. Juan is a One Young World Ambassador from Mexico and the CEO of StudentFunder. He was a delegate speaker...