Making Money as a Student Needn’t Be a Risky Business

Money troubles come as standard with student life, it seems — and even more so as it’s announced the total bill for student loans will reach £1 trillion over the next 25 years, while the interest rate on loans is set to hit 6.3% in September. As a result, reports suggest, many students are resorting Read More …

5 Tips to Get Everything in Order for Your Taxes

If you’re making money on the side as a student, you’ll need to declare it to HMRC. The last tax year ended April 5, and you have until January 31 to file your self-assessment. Don’t let it too late, though! Make sure you get everything in order to keep the Christmas period as stress-free as Read More …

4 Reasons Your Student Years Are the Perfect Time to Save for a House Deposit

There’s lots of talk about saving for a house deposit and getting onto the property ladder. Rental prices are increasing, as the government makes changes to legislation and puts some landlords out of business. While you may not be eligible for a mortgage, there’s no time like the present to start saving. In fact, your Read More …

What Exactly Is a Student Budget and Why Do I Need One?

Of all the student survival tips searched for, student budget, money tips, and finances in general always come up. When you become a student, you need to sit down and work out a budget. I’m not lying when I say that your student budget is your best friend. Well, it’s also your worst enemy when Read More …

5 Ways to Make Money While Studying: Your Completely Legal Guide to Making Money on the Side

You want to make money while studying, but you’re at a loss. While you could get a part time job, you just don’t have the time for it. There are benefits to working part time, but that’s for a different post. Right now you want a method that will directly benefit your studying and your Read More …