National Student Accommodation Survey 2019 – Results

Find out exactly what other students think about their student accommodation, how much it really costs and more in this full report. The results are in and you’ve really let us know what you think about student living in this year’s National Student Accommodation Survey! We can reveal loads of mind-boggling stats from over 2,000 …

You can get paid £40 an hour to tutor kids while playing Fortnite, FIFA and more

Tutoring is an easy way to earn a bit of money on the side, but combine it with playing video games and it’s a dream job. Here’s how it works.  Credit: icemanphotos (left), Lenscap Photography (right) – Shutterstock If getting paid to play video games sounds like your idea of heaven, then this opportunity will …

You can now ditch your broadband FOR FREE if it’s too slow

The new regulations will give customers greater rights when it comes to slow broadband speeds – here’s how you could benefit. Credit (left): Warner Bros & Netflix, Credit (right): fizkes Shutterstock If you’ve never been faced with the Netflix buffer wheel of doom at 10pm on a Thursday night while you’re three hours deep into …

You’ll soon be able to SUE your landlord if your house is too damp or cold

If you discover severe issues like these in your house, you’ll soon be able to take your landlord to court and get compensation. Credit: Burdun Iliya (left), Angorius (right) – Shutterstock Come March this year, both private and social renters will be able to sue their landlord if they fail to sort out a range …

Meet the students living on a houseboat in London

Ever wondered what it would be like to live on a houseboat? We met two London students who are doing just that… And we found out exactly how much you’d need to get started! When it comes to student accommodation, halls are generally the first port of call for most. But even those can be …

17 things to stop spending money on right now

Everyone has their vices, but did you know your bad habits could be costing you £1,000s every year? And they could be easier to quit than you think! The student lifestyle, while undoubtedly fun, can knock you out of financial shape if you don’t keep an eye on where your money goes. The cost of …

How to complete a self-assessment tax return

Putting off filling in your dreaded tax return? This complete guide takes you through the process step-by-step so can file your self-assessment tax return in just minutes.  Credit (left): Images of Money – Wikimedia Our latest student money survey revealed that 8% of students make money through self-employment – and we’re constantly being inspired by …

Get paid to binge-watch your favourite series for a whole year

The dream job you’ve all been waiting for has arrived, and it comes with a pretty sweet salary. The best bit: you won’t have to change absolutely anything about your life. NOW TV is taking “Winter is coming” to a whole new level. The company has created a new role for the ultimate couch-potato: binge-watching …

Best student SIM only deals 2019

SIM only contracts are often the cheapest way to run your phone, and networks today are offering more than ever. But which deals are the best? Read on to find out! In recent years, SIM only plans have surged in popularity – largely because they’re flexible and take the cost of the phone itself out …

4 Practical Tips on How Save Money While Studying Abroad

Being a foreign student in the UK is no picnic in terms of budgeting. Do you want to learn how to manage finance to cover all expenses? We share some practical tips for money saving abroad… Student’s life is exciting on the one hand and quite challenging on the other. Aside from tuition fees that …