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…

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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…

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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…

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June 2nd, National Doughnut Day!!

It Friday 2nd June 2017….. Not any normal Friday… This Friday will start the weekend off the right way…. It’s National Doughnut Day!!   Every first Friday in June, people often celebrate the doughnut whilst honouring the Salvation Army Lassies. These are the women that served doughnuts to the soldiers during WW1 in 1938, when this tradition began. Their goal of this fundraiser was to provide the needy through the great depression. Fun Fact: The doughnuts were often cooked in oil in the metal helmets belonging to the soldiers. What better way to admire these beautiful creations than to share…

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Tips For Students On A Budget

Being a full-time student can be quite expensive. But with some careful planning and creative use of your resources, you can get the most from the limited income you have while studying. If you have been pondering on how to draw up and execute a meaningful budget, these tips and ideas will come in handy. Estimate Your Income and Expenses Open a blank sheet in your diary or notepad and draw a line down the center. At the top of the left side write Income and at the top of the right side write Expenses. Write down your sources of…

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