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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Are You A Safe Driver?

Driving is an essential part of our everyday lives; our lifeline that gets us to wherever we need to go. This can range  from popping into uni to a day trip to a theme park. But, we ask: are we safe drivers? According to a recent survey, 78% of us think we are, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s true.This is why Aviva conducted some research, with expert help from YouGov. Their aim was to find out exactly what distracts us whilst we’re driving, the effects of road rage and the effects of stress and anxiety in the car. We’ve split the…

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The tuition fee results

A while back we asked you guys what you thought of your university tuition fees. We put together a mini survey to find out whether you were happy to pay a fortune or were slightly disgruntled with the huge sum of money that will be piled on top of you come graduation. When tuition fees were set to increase some universities went all out and stuck them right up there at £9,000 from day 1 whereas others pushed them up to £8,500 and slowly increased them over the following years where they have now also reached £9,000. People were always…

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SurveyBods – a quick way to make cash

It’s almost loan day, almost time for a large sum of money to land into your bank account and then swoop right back out of it to pay your rent. The summer job that you’ve worked hard at for +40 hours a week, well those savings will be gone within weeks of living it up as a student. You won’t be surprised to find yourself opening Google and typing those favoured words of students across the UK or even the world… Quick ways to make money. Don’t worry, you don’t need to trawl through endless articles titled ‘25 ways to…

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Survey – the great tuition fee debate

Tuition fees will always be a sensitive subject to any student, it’s easy enough to put that thought away in a box until a later date when it actually affects you. Being a student myself I often wonder what we are paying for, or will be when we eventually start paying our tuition fees back. Across the UK, university fees have peaked for the academic year 2014/15 with some reaching the dreaded £9,000 a year – making it an expensive mistake for anyone that chose the wrong course. Following a post on our Facebook page highlighting the fact that many…

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