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Black Friday Sales

The 24th of November (although many deals and indeed scams begin earlier than this)  While there can certainly be some great deals out there on black Friday, many of these can be almost too persuasive.   It’s important…

Stagecoach Bus Discount Scheme

Calling all students and staff!  The university stagecoach discount is still running!  It has come to our attention that it may appear as though this discount is no longer valid. However, if you already have the app,…

Introducing the Student Money Mentors

Hello everyone!  We are Lucy, Aimee and Lina, the University Student Money Mentors. We’re really looking forward to helping offer money saving tips and strategies. We will be researching and organising events to try…

Forgotten rights as a Tenant

It must have been held in a government approved deposit scheme prior to this. They can withhold it to pay for damaged items or to cover the cost of cleaning so it’s a good idea to take pictures of how you left your…

Grow your own!!! 

  Not only can gardening be a cheaper way to get your hands on some vegetables, but it can also be really good for your mental health.  Vegetable seeds are less than a pound a packet and once you’ve cared for your…

A handy guide to house viewings 

This handy guide is fresh from our accommodation talks undertaken around halls of residence. If you weren’t lucky enough to get a physical flyer, here is an online one instead!  What to look out for when you’re in a…

Be Scam Aware!

Every year, students lose out on loads of money because they enter into scams without realising it. Here are some tips to try to help prevent this:  Usually by email, ‘Phishing’ intends to make you divulge your…

Asparagus risotto

This creamy risotto costs just over a fiver to make but it will give you lots of leftover ingredients to use another time and for other meals so you’re saving money on those at a later date! If you don’t like…

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