03/10/2013 07:32 BST | Updated 03/10/2013 08:07 BST

Students: How To Save Money And Avoid Hidden Costs

You know what’s unfair? Hidden costs. Particularly when you don’t have any money to begin with. It's incredibly easy to waste money whilst at university but if you watch out for these key danger zones, your bank balance should be looking a lot healthier towards the end of term.

Maggy van Eijk, writer at the largest student website in the UK,, tells us what financial booby-traps to watch out for.

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