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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 […]

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How to keep food fresh for longer

There’s nothing more soul destroying than watching your food whither away in front of your eyes. Those days are over! Here’s how to keep food fresh for longer (with and without a fridge!). Buying in bulk – or at least opting for bigger shopping loads at the supermarket – rather than nipping out for bits […]

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Best gap year destinations on a budget

The thought of planning a gap year without running yourself into ruin can be daunting… So we’ve got some tricks up our sleeves to get you to your dream destination for less! Fancy travelling all the continents but not sure whether your bank account will live up to your expectations? We know them feels. Seeing […]

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Best kitchen gadgets for students

Fancy yourself as the next Heston, or just on the hunt for tools to minimise effort (and disaster) in the kitchen? We’ve listed the best gadgets, all of which should be affordable on a student budget. Every cook (good or not-so-good) needs the right tools and gadgets to make the magic happen in the kitchen. […]

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5 cheap but tasty sandwich ideas

Bored of eating the same sandwiches over and over again? Take a look at our list of cheap and tasty sandwich ideas for some inspiration! Lunchtime can be the bane of student life – homemade sandwiches just seem so boring and drab when Subway’s calling right? If that’s how you’re feeling then it’s time to […]

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How to make your own Nutella

For all those prone to a hefty Nutella addiction… Here’s how to make your own version of the delicious chocolate spread at home! Oh Nutella – so wonderfully hazelnutty and chocolatey. Our fave chocolate spread is so addictive that it’s easy to get through a tub in one sitting. Eat it on toast, on pancakes, […]

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Sausage and bean casserole

Looking for a simple, filling recipe that will last you through the week and requires minimum washing up? Try this one-pot sausage and bean casserole! This recipe is really simple and works perfectly as a winter warmer (so you can save on those heating bills). The most essential ‘ingredient’ to this recipe is to invest in […]

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How to get cheap travel money

Heading on a trip abroad? Enjoy your time away without fear of getting stung on travel money. From bad exchange rates to sneaky fees, here’s how to get the best deal on foreign currency. Whether you’re holidaying away, studying abroad or splashing out on online payments in a different currency, poor exchange rates and hidden […]

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10 foods you can grow in your house or garden

Fancy helping to save the planet while saving yourself cash? Try growing your own food at home – it’s not as hard as you think! You might think tending to a garden or allotment is something only retired people do, but growing your own produce at home when you’re a student can save you a […]

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43 fun activities to do for under £20

Need a break from those long shifts in the library? Organising a fun activity for you and your friends doesn’t have to break the bank. Here’s some inspiration…  Uni can get a bit repetitive at times. You go to lectures, you study in the library and you go on nights out every weekend – or […]