Driving home this summer

Pia Neave

You’ve packed up your student room and are heading home for a few months over the summer holidays. Before you set off, have you thought about your journey? The RAC have helped us put together five tips to keep you safe when driving home this summer.

Decorating your student home

Pia Neave

After a year in halls, moving into a student house can be really exciting. Here are five ways to decorate the space you’ll be calling home for the next year, without getting out that paint roller (you don’t want to upset your new landlord now, do you?)

Keep your student home safe

Pia Neave

The sun is shining and you’ve packed your bags ready to head home for the summer. Before you go, have you taken a moment to consider how safe your student property will be during your summer break?

Student Hacks

Pia Neave

You’ve survived your first year in halls and now you’re looking forward to moving into a shared house with a handful of your closest friends. We’ve put together ten of our top student hacks to make your life easier.

Tips for a happy student house

Pia Neave

Moving into a student home can be an exciting yet nerve-wracking time. To help you feel prepared, we have compiled a list of useful hints and tips to get you settled and make your student house feel like home.

Mother's Day on a budget

Pia Neave

Whilst Christmas doesn’t feel that long ago, we’re now in March and that means Mother’s Day is fast approaching. To help you make your mum feel special this Mother’s Day, without breaking the bank, we’ve put together five top tips.

Love your gadgets

Jessie Morris

It’s difficult to imagine life without a smartphone, laptop or tablet; how would we keep in contact with friends and family or update our social media? We’ve put together our top tips to make sure your gadgets are protected at all times.

Save money this Valentines

Jessie Morris

After a long, cold month to start the New Year, love is in the air! We’ve put together five top tips on how you can save money this Valentine’s Day and make your other half feel special without spending a fortune.

Treat yourself this Valentines

Jessie Morris

Perhaps a singleton’s least favourite time of year, Valentine’s Day can come swooping in and soon the shops will be full of slushy cards this February. Fear not, there's plenty of ways to celebrate being single.

Deposits explained

Endsleigh

It’s important to understand what your deposit is for and what it covers, so we’ve included some frequently asked questions.

House viewing questions

Endsleigh

Moving into a shared house is exciting and nerve-wracking! We've put together some questions to ask when viewing a house to ensure you’re fully prepared.

Private housing covered

Endsleigh

To help you get on your way, we’ve created a list of some of the key things you’ll need to know about moving into a house.

What is an inventory?

Endsleigh

An inventory is a document which records the condition and contents of a property.

What will I be paying for?

Endsleigh

When looking for student houses, make sure you ask the letting agent or landlord plenty of questions before deciding on a potential new property.

Splitting the bills

Endsleigh

It’s a good idea to have the ‘money’ chat out of the way early on. Here we’ve covered some ideas on how you could split bills with housemates.

From halls to student house

Endsleigh

Now you’ve settled on who you want to live with and decided on how much you’re going to spend on rent and bills; the next step is to find somewhere to live.

Driving home for Christmas

Jessie Morris

You’ve submitted your final assignment, packed up your room and are heading home for a few weeks over the festive period. Before you set off, have you thought about your journey, here's five tips to keep you safe when driving this Christmas.

Going home this Christmas

Jessie Morris

Snow is falling, Mariah Carey is back on the radio and you’ve packed your bags ready to head home for Christmas. Before you go, take a moment to consider how safe your student property will be during the break.