What Type Of Driver Are You?

Did you drive to university this year? Did you drive safely? Well, you can now find out exactly what type of driver you are with this interactive calculator from The Fuelcard Company.Are you a backseat driver or a karaoke legend? Or do you constantly break the rules? Now’s your time to find out.The company has also done a study which discovered that more than 52% of Brits have potentially dangerous driving habits, the most common being… Going too fast (64%)Texting while driving (60%)Using the phone or hands-free (57%)Eating at the wheel (54%)Driving too close to other vehicles (52%)Throwing rubbish out of…

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UBER Student Discount? Yes please!

Uber Student Discount? Yes please!At uni, you know the word uber. You love the word Uber. An uber can save the day, or the night.If you don’t know Uber, where have you been? Let us educate you!A trip to the shops, a rainy journey to uni or a last minute venture into town for the night (and a bit of the morning!), Uber is the only car service you need to know.With an average wait time of 4 minutes, or 3 minutes if you’re lucky enough to live in London, you can just whip out your phone with the knowledge…

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What kind of student driver are you?

Did you drive to University this year? Did you drive safely? Well, you can now find out exactly what type of driver you are with this fun interactive calculator from The Fuelcard Company.Are you a backseat driver or a karaoke legend? Or do you constantly break the rules? Now’s your time to find out and share with your housemates.The company has also done a study which discovered that more than 52% of Brits have potentially dangerous driving habits, the most common being… Going too fast (64%)Texting while driving (60%)Using the phone or hands-free (57%)Eating at the wheel (54%)Driving too close to other…

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5 Things You Never Knew About Sunglasses

It may surprise you how many benefits there are to investing in a decent pair of sunglasses. While many may look at sunglasses as just a way to block the sun on a bright day or to remove glare whilst driving, the benefits go much much further.1. Wearing “cheap” sunglasses is actually worse than going without. If sunglasses offer shade, but don’t offer UVA and UVB protection, they’ll cause your eyes to dilate (pupils get larger) as your eyes think it is darker. This actually allows more harmful rays in.
2. Sunglasses are not just for sunny days. Over time, the…

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Driving Anxiety

As a younger generation, more and more of us are suffering from anxiety or from feeling constantly anxious, (The Guardian 2015). We don’t yet know why this. Maybe it’s the increased pressure on us to succeed? Maybe it’s the increased pressure to be perfect at everything; have the perfect good looks, the perfect body, be smart, be rich? One thing we do know is that this is a problem. Anxiety sucks, big time! And worse? You can never be sure when it will hit, leaving you in a constant state of worry that at any moment, a panic attack can occur, you…

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