Staying Fit and Healthy on a Student Budget

Research shows that if your body feels better, so does your mind. Exercise and other physical activity produces endorphins (chemicals in the brain that act as natural painkillers), improving the ability to sleep, which in turn reduces stress. People often assume that the Gym is the only way to lose weight, keep fit or tone up. For students, joining a Gym can add on an excessive cost. However, there are multiple different ways to keep fit while being a student. There are plenty of workouts that can be found on YouTube, Instagram, and even on the apple or android app…

Read More...

Online Trading – Easy money whilst you’re at University

University might well be a fun for many of us but, it’s can be very stressful too when you have to work to pay your bills as well as study. Without your parents backing you, you’re going to be living with less certainty and more probability. However online trading could be an easy money-making solution that won’t take up too much of your time. Start Thinking RealisticallyOpening your mind to the future and realizing it could be financially difficult may mean you giving up some typical university attitudes that aren’t realistic. Your mom and dad aren’t there to support you all…

Read More...

Paid Student Role: Student Wire Is Recruiting A New Editor

Are you a first year student looking for a placement for your CV? Do you want to make some real money? Do you want to work with one of the best agencies in the North? Well this could be your perfect opportunity!We are delighted to announce that StudentWire are offering a new paid placement role, for Leeds students, for the next twelve months. Want to stand out from your peers? Student Wire is the perfect way to do so. With editor of one of the most successful student magazines around under your belt, you’ll be irresistible to future employers. Fantastic…

Read More...

Beauty and health tips for the post-examination period

As we all know, examination sessions are some of the most stressful periods of the year while studying. Between writing essays and passing tests, it’s no wonder that students barely have enough time to take care of their basic needs. Once the examination period is over, however, it’s time to give your body and mind a boost. Cleansing your skinChances are that your body has taken quite a beating from all those long nights spent trying to cram in everything before exam time. As your outermost layer, your skin is particularly sensitive to periods of prolonged stress. Therefore, take the time…

Read More...

Valentines Day: How to do romance on a student budget

Valentine’s Day is only around the corner, and it doesn’t matter whether you’re single or coupled up there is no escaping February 14th. With the big day fast approaching you’d better have something prepared. I understand the thought of being soppy (especially when you’re only ‘seeing’ someone) can be somewhat cringeworthy. Im not talking about writing love letters or spending the day confessing your love for one another, it’s a chance to celebrate and who the hell would say no to making plans when there is an opportunity to have some fun. However, it can get a little pricey especially when you’re…

Read More...