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Contents insurance not a priority for students

Updated: 12th September 2017 - First Published: 12th September 2017 Students across the country are gearing up for the start of university, yet many will forget to pack arguably one of the most important items of all. Home insurance is often underestimated, yet can be invaluable should the worst happen. Read More...

Average student debt hits £50,000

Updated: 28th July 2017 - First Published: 28th July 2017 Students who thought they'd leave university with minimal debt may be disappointed, with research revealing that the average debt students will have on graduation is a whopping £50,000 – yet many underestimate it. Read More...

Students: get prepared with the right bank account

Updated: 25th July 2017 - First Published: 25th July 2017 As results days are almost upon us, graduations abound and we edge towards a new academic year, prospective students and graduates might be starting to think about the most cost-effective student bank account for their needs. Read More...

The bank of Mum and Dad foots the student bill

Updated: 06th September 2016 - First Published: 06th September 2016 If anyone thought that the bank of Mum and Dad would close once the children had left for university, a new study shows otherwise. Indeed, the bank remains very much open for business, with some students being particularly bold with their requests. Read More...

Heading to university? Don’t forget insurance!

Updated: 22nd August 2016 - First Published: 22nd August 2016 In all the excitement of university and the rush to get things sorted, it can be easy to overlook some of the practicalities such as insurance. However, this can be a costly mistake, as the Association of British Insurers (ABI) warns. Read More...

Top student money saving tips

Updated: 19th August 2016 - First Published: 18th August 2016 Going to university can be an exciting time, but it can also be an expensive one. Knowing how to make your money go further can be one of the biggest challenges of student life, so here are a few top money saving tips to help you do just that. Read More...

Swot up on student accounts to find the best deal

Updated: 26th July 2016 - First Published: 26th July 2016 In the run up to a new academic year, prospective students and those ready to graduate would be wise to take time out to choose a cost-effective bank account that will cover their day-to-day needs throughout their studies. Read More...

How long does the student loan really last?

Updated: 25th April 2017 - First Published: 30th September 2015 Students everywhere will probably be enjoying their first student loan instalment right about now, but the question is, just how long will it last? It may be designed to be used for the entire semester, but it probably won’t get that far… Read More...

Student finance – make sure you choose wisely

Updated: 14th August 2015 - First Published: 12th August 2015 Within the next month many students will be heading to university, and for some this could be the first time they will live away from home and be solely in charge of their own money. Read More...

Students – are you honest about your finances?

Updated: 27th April 2017 - First Published: 12th January 2015 It can be tough trying to make ends meet as a student. Once you’ve covered rent and bill payments, you could have little - if anything - left over. But are you being completely honest about your finances, not only to yourself, but to your parents? Read More...

Student pay-outs from the Bank of Mum and Dad

Updated: 03rd October 2014 - First Published: 03rd October 2014 Packing off your children to university may mean that you can enjoy a bit more peace and quiet at home, but it doesn't necessarily mean that the Bank of Mum and Dad can wind-down its services. Read More...

Find the right student bank account

Updated: 13th August 2014 - First Published: 13th August 2014 Are you heading off to university this year? If so, there’s one thing you need to put at the top of the agenda – your finances! It’s a huge milestone, and finding the right bank account will be key to your financial independence. Read More...

Top tips for students

Updated: 06th September 2013 - First Published: 06th September 2013 Moneyfacts.co.uk has put together a range of guides to help those students starting university make better financial decisions. Read More...

Tuition fee rises heighten debt concerns

Updated: 07th December 2016 - First Published: 25th September 2012 This month’s increase in tuition fees is set to impact massively on the finances of thousands of new students across England and Wales, with 32% of students believing they will need to take out a loan to cover costs. Read More...

Debts hinder ability to save for first home

Updated: 11th September 2012 - First Published: 10th September 2012 Students seeking higher education this year will be the first to incur up to £9,000 in annual tuition fees, under new funding arrangements. Read More...

Demand for student lettings grows

Updated: 14th December 2016 - First Published: 21st August 2012 Demand for student rental accommodation is set to increase over the next few weeks as thousands of students prepare to spread their wings and leave home for the first time. Read More...

University challenged? Check out our finance tips!

Updated: 16th August 2012 - First Published: 16th August 2012 Hundreds of thousands of A-level students will receive their exam results today, with plans to move onto university in the autumn. Read More...

Study student accounts to get the best deal

Updated: 26th June 2017 - First Published: 25th July 2012 Millions of young people will be moving onto higher education over the next few weeks. Read More...

Parents: what to look for in student bank accounts

Updated: 12th July 2017 - First Published: 12th August 2011 University is a big lifestyle shock. As well as the realisation that washing doesn’t do itself, it’s probably the first time that your son or daughter will have full control over their own finances. Read More...


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