Jobs

Fun extracurricular activities to improve your CV

The job market may feel scarily competitive at times, but we know of plenty of ways to help you stand out – try these extracurricular activities and make your CV too good to overlook. It’s not enough to simply tell employers that you’re interested in their industry – you need to show it. And the […]

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12 tasking apps for making money

If you’re anything like us, then your phone is pretty much glued to your hands 24/7. Sound familiar? Well, keep reading to discover the best apps to help you make money on the go.  Like the sound of making a quick fiver between your lecture and a seminar? Tasking apps are an easy way to […]

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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 […]

Banking

Best graduate bank accounts 2019

Get to grips with graduate banking and you’ll be better off for up to three years after uni. Ditch the fees and switch to a better deal – here’s how! From 0% overdrafts to freebie incentives, student bank accounts are pretty good at pulling in the punters. Graduation doesn’t have to mean the party’s over, though! […]

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11 tips to find the perfect graduate job

Tired of writing detailed, heartfelt cover letters to potential employers who reply with… nothing? We feel your pain – but these tips can help you get the graduate job you want (and deserve!). There was very good news in October 2018 that graduate unemployment rates were the lowest they had been in 39 years. But, […]

Finance

Postgraduate Loans in Scotland 2019

Fancy doing a postgraduate degree but not sure if your finances will cover it? We’ve put together the complete guide to funding, completely tailored to Scottish students. Postgraduate degrees are a great way of expanding your skillset, immersing yourself in a subject you really love and boosting your career prospects (all while avoiding the real […]

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How to earn free Amazon vouchers

Feel like you buy everything off Amazon these days? Here’s how you can get your shopping for free by bagging yourself some vouchers! Willing to spare a little bit of your time for some sweet, sweet vouchers? There are loads of ways you can get your hands on some in return for you putting in […]

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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 […]

Banking

Top UK bank accounts for international students 2019

Whether you’re an international student studying in the UK on a year abroad or for the long haul, knowing where to bury your treasure is a must! Good news! Compared to many countries, banking in the UK as a foreign student is usually pretty easy and there’s a good amount of choice. That said, choosing […]

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What to do if you get a 2:2 degree

A university degree at any level is something to be massively proud of. But what if you’re disappointed with your 2:2? Don’t sweat – here’s what to do. You’re probably tired of people telling you a 2:2 is nothing to fret about, but if you didn’t get the result you were aiming for, it’s natural […]