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Meal Deal Heartache

I love a meal deal. It is convenient for everyday student life, and for the £3 it costs, also a pretty decent for the student budget. In February, Tesco increased the price from £3 to £3.50, however, with your Clubcard the price stayed the same at £3. So, whilst there was the price increase, your […]

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How NOT to give budgeting advice

The cost-of-living crisis is a term I’m sure we have all been seeing. As students, we are affected by the current economic crisis, and it can be a very stressful time for some of us. With the rise in prices of goods, rent and bills, this is a time of anxiety for many. With that […]

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How are food and fuel shortages affecting students?

As the United Kingdom begins to reopen and recover from the pandemic, supply chain issues have become a problem across the nation. With these problems now expected to last until Christmas, more and more people are experiencing the effects of shortages. The government explained that due to Brexit, the pandemic and other general economic conditions, […]

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Lifestyle Wellbeing

Freshers guide to budgeting: Top tips for survival!

How are you adapting to living on a budget? Have you been seduced by Apple pay too? Are you constantly finding yourself calling an uber after class/a night out? Or do you find it acceptable to spend £30 on a night out, but when it comes to spending £4 on washing detergent you simply focus […]

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Curbing Coronavirus Spending

It is no surprise that with increased time at home and little to no activities to fill that time with, I find myself scrolling through a seemingly endless array of online shops. I might not be spending money on meals out or drinks with my friends, but the amount I’m spending online is definitely on […]

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How to cut costs during ‘Welcome Week’

Welcome week can be brutal on your bank account, and it’s easy to become overwhelmed with all the spending opportunities thrown at you. Here are a few quick tips on how to save your money during Freshers: Get a Freshers’ Week Wristband: ‘Welcome Week’ is teeming with events and nights out, which though amazing fun, […]