Here’s How To Save Money On Your Summer Holiday

Your exams are done, all coursework has been handed in and the prospect of a jam-packed social calendar for summer ahead. Except there’s just one problem. You’re skint. Yep, we’ve all been there as we anxiously input our pin number and felt the dread wash over us as we patiently wait for our bank balance to reveal itself on our banking app. When you’re bogged down by uni work, saying yes to every social opportunity presented to you for the summer period seems a good idea. Holiday? Yes please! Festival? Oh, go on then! Visit to a uni friend’s hometown?…

Read More...

Summer Holiday on a Student Budget

You’ve made it to the end of the University year, which probably means you have just gone through a few weeks of intense exams, essays, presentations and all the fun stuff that comes with gaining a degree. Summer is here and it’s time to celebrate with all the new friends you’ve made… but there’s just one problem… With the last installment of your student loan a distant memory; you may all be facing a very tight budget. If the balance is that low, of course my advice is: do not spend what little you do have on a big holiday!…

Read More...

7 Things To Do In Your Summer Holiday

You might be caught up in exams and drowning in deadlines, but thinking about your summer holiday is a fantastic distraction from referencing and revision!   If you’re quick, your chances of grabbing a dream internship, or finding early bird offers are often higher than when you do it last minute. Unless of course, we’re talking last minute getaways. Don’t let this be just another summer where you fall back into your old job at your parents’ local supermarket. Be a little adventurous and do something different! If you haven’t got a clue what to do with your three months…

Read More...

Tips for Students Looking to Earn a Little Extra Cash this Summer

  It’s the beginning of the academic year; you’ve just received a nice wad of cash into your bank account thanks to your student loan, bursary, scholarship etc… and things are looking pretty good! As university is often the first time any of us are financially independent it can be enough to make us a little giddy when we first see this chunk of money on our balance sheet. However, fast-forward about 8 months, suddenly you’re facing a long summer with lots of plans, but no cash (perhaps those impulsive buys the day your loan came in weren’t such a…

Read More...

The Perfect Sunglasses for The Perfect Summer – Vision Direct

As summer is approaching, finding the perfect sunglasses that suit you well is vital for us students, as looking the best we can is a priority. We need those sunglasses for the muddy festivals, crazy Ibiza parties and to just simply block out the shining sun whilst sunbathing! Struggling to find a trendy looking pair? Well, today is your lucky day as Vision Direct sell a wide range of sunglasses to choose from. I bet you are wondering if this could get any better? Well, I provide nothing but good news, it does! Vision Direct help you choose the right…

Read More...