Save Money

37 money saving resources

Want to hack saving money? Get your mitts on our favourite money saving resources and watch the pounds stack up! 10 years of Save the Student has given us plenty of experience with all sorts of useful tools, apps and websites when it comes to saving money. Lots are good, lots are not. We’ve distilled […]

Save Money

Student lives on £800 yacht to save on rent

We love hearing money saving stories from students. But Joe’s story has to take the biscuit! Do you struggle to find the money for a deposit, or simply hate the idea of throwing money at landlords? Perhaps it’s the 8am inspections and viewings that ruffle your feathers. Well, consider taking a leaf out of Joe […]

Save Money

How to get cashback online

Wouldn’t it be great if you could earn money back every time you bought something online? Oh wait, you can! And we could be talking big bucks… It might sound like a crazy idea, but some brands will actually pay you cash if you buy something from them by going via an external website first. […]

Save Money

Cheap ways to keep cool in the heat

A bit of hot weather is great every now and again, but what can you do when it all gets a little too much? To help you survive the summer, we’ve compiled our top tips for staying cool in the heat! We wait all winter for some sunny weather, and as soon as a heatwave comes […]

Save Money

How to save money on Netflix

Stranger Things, Black Mirror, Sex Education… We all LOVE Netflix, but we don’t love paying premium prices. Here’s how to get a cheaper subscription and still enjoy your TV faves! Netflix scratches that procrastination itch like no other. Whether it’s escaping revision, writing essays, or just being a productive human being, Netflix is always there […]

Save Money

How to save money on sanitary products

The monthly cost of sanitary products adds up, and bloody fast. But, with these top deals and tips, we hope your periods will start feeling – financially – a little less painful. Sanitary products are necessities, so having to fork out for pricey pads and tampons hardly seems fair – and don’t even get us […]

Save Money

17 simple ways to save money on driving

Lucky enough to have a car as a student? You’ll know just how expensive they can be to run, so let us show you how to cut costs! When your only income is your Student Loan – and maybe a part-time job to supplement that – it can be a massive drain on your finances to […]

Save Money

Easy stuffed turkey wrapped in bacon recipe

Turkey’s for life, not just for Christmas, right? As a lean and relatively cheap meat, turkey makes this recipe a hearty, budget-friendly and mouth-wateringly good choice for dinner.  This is a pretty filling student meal for one if served on its own, or you can add loads of veggies and salad to make it a […]

Save Money

5 cheap and easy pasta recipes

Fancy pasta for dinner? Of course you do. Pasta’s the go-to student meal for many reasons – and these cheap, easy and (most importantly) tasty recipes are ideal, whatever the occasion. We’ve put together some tasty and super easy pasta recipes for you to try. All of these dishes serve two people and have five […]

Save Money

Cheap and cheerful chicken enchiladas

Chicken enchiladas are a student favourite for a reason. They’re cheap, tasty and seriously filling! Added bonus is they’re also super easy to make. Here’s how! Chicken enchiladas have long been a student recipe favourite because they’re so easy to throw together, and can be frozen into single portions to keep you going throughout the week. […]