11 amazing student money saving tips

Uni is more expensive than ever right now, so here's our guide for cash-conscious students

“I don’t have time to work and study” is a feeble excuse

If you're constantly tired of being that poor student, maybe it's time you got a job?

Money can be all too ready when borrowers use payday lenders

Are payday loans for students bleeding us dry?

The National Union of Students has called on UK universities and colleges to ban adverts for payday loans, as three institutions forbid payday lenders from advertising on campus. Hannah Al-Othman investigates the impact of high street and internet lenders on students.

Are students turning to gambling in the face of increased money troubles?

One in five students are turning to gambling as a way to make money at university, while one in four would consider selling their body to medical trials or the adult entertainment industry.

Students! Don't forget to apply for a TV Licence refund

With exams steaming ahead and summer holidays on the horizon, there probably isn't anything further from your mind than dealing with the TV licence.

10 things no student should ever waste money on

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Ingenious ways of making money, without even having to get up off your backside

Six unusual ways in which students, teenagers, and one scarily precocious nine-year-old child, have become extremely and unusually rich

Live on £53 per week? Try that on a student loan, Iain...

Iain Duncan Smith has been lambasted for suggesting it's possible to live in £53 per week. If he wants a real challenge, suggests Alex Jackson, he should try surviving on just a student loan

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Earning a bit of cash while you study at university can be a weight off your mind

Study finds "unacceptably stark" differences between rich and poor students

Teenagers from poorer backgrounds remain much less likely to go to university, and to study at a top institution, according to a report by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

The simple guide to student finance applications

Time's ticking on your applications, and if you've not written them yet, it's time to get weaving. Let student finance expert David Ellis show you how.

Five things to give up for Lent that WILL help you save money

On the top floor of some some pub, my new friend pushes me for an answer. “Well?” he asks, “What’ll you be giving up for Lent, then?” I consider it for a moment, giving in; “Drinking in moderation.” ‘And’, I add to myself, ‘talking to strangers.’

Student spending down, survey finds

Student alcohol spending drops? Not a hoax headline but the palpable truth. The six-month-old introduction of nine thousand pound a year tuition fees has triggered a fittingly sober effect on alcohol spending among university students.

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Valentine's Day: How to be romantic on a student budget

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and if you’re coupled up then the question of what to do (if anything) is probably imminent.

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