Glasgow is not affordable for students

Setting off to university in Glasgow this year? Well, get saving team. The Royal Bank of Scotland student living index discovered that Glasgow is the least affordable city in the UK for students. Expensive It just so happens to also be one of the best student cities out there too. The study revealed that Glasgow […]

The best-value university towns in the UK

Want to head to uni but terrified it’ll leave you bankrupt? Fear not. The clever folk at Marbles.com have gone and figured out where it’s cheapest to study in the UK – and you’d be surprised by the results. Comparing vital student factors like the cost of rent on a weekly basis, the price for […]

How to save money when you’re a poor student

With balancing deadlines, exams and a part-time job, students tend to have enough on their plate without having to worry about money. Just because it is the stereotype that all students are poor, doesn’t mean that has to be the reality. We’ve gathered some tips to help you save the pennies and hold onto your […]

Get rich quick

Permanently skint? We feel you. There’s never enough money to let you do everything you want to. And sadly, it doesn’t grow on trees. So what are you supposed to do to stop your wallet from feeling quite so empty? We’ve got some quick money making ideas to boost your earning potential. 1. Sell your […]

The UK’s most affordable student cities revealed

Being a student is EXPENSIVE. Between books and rent and nights out and hangover cures (green juice is NOT CHEAP, guys), it all adds up. Savethestudent’s 2015 Student Money Survey showed that your average student is spending £745 a month. Ouch. So it’s handy (especially if you’re thinking UCAS applications after the summer) that Marbles.com have done […]

Money Talks: Highest and Lowest Earning Degree Subjects

The best things in life are free, but everything else you’ve got to pay for.  If money matters to you in your future career, you might want to take a look at the highest and lowest degree subjects on offer before applying to university. According to a recent report, creative arts graduates (dance, drama, art, […]

Quick cash for Kanye

Just this week, everyone’s favourite hip-hop oddball (don’t even try deny it, Mr West) Kanye was making the headlines once again. We’re not talking about his mysoginistic-beyond-belief new track Famous (that’s a whole other article for another day). No, we’re looking at his new tactic to make some extra money – just asking Mark Zuckerberg […]

10 things you forget to account for in your SAAS budget

Planning out how you’re going to use your student loan is important to avoid over spending and being left a week before SAASmas (SAAS day is basically like Christmas once a month) with no money. There are obvious things to add into your budget like rent and food, but along with those there are things […]