Christmas on a budget

Jessie Morris

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, until you’ve got an empty piggybank. Here's how you can save money without missing out on the Christmas spirit!

Five city breaks on a budget

Jessie Morris

Forget dreaming about flying away, grab your passport and check out these five cities you can visit even if you’re on a budget.

Man mugged by foxes

Endsleigh

The claims we receive at Endsleigh come in all shapes and sizes and our teams are well versed in dealing with pretty much anything that comes their way. Here’s a rundown of some of the more bizarre claims we’ve received over the years

Clearing and adjustment

Pia Neave

So you've got your results, and you've either done better than expected or didn't get the grades you needed. Don't panic! Here's what you need to know about clearing and adjustment.

Moving away from home

Betta Living

You’ve been accepted into your dream university, bulk-bought your essentials and are raring to go. There's a few things you may not have thought about before you make your first big move away from home.

Ten tips to save the planet

Pia Neave

Here are ten tips to help you be more eco-friendly without breaking the bank.

Amazing room prank ideas

Pia Neave

What better way to fool your friends or house mates than with a good old fashioned room prank!

Eight tips for safe cycling

Ian Starkings

Time to think back to the hazy memories of those cycling proficiency exams many years ago and put those basic skills into practice. Here are a few useful tips to ensure you’re safe whilst cycling, saving you scuffed knees and hefty fines.

Making halls your home

Pia Neave

Here are five ways to decorate the room you’ll be calling home for the next year, without getting out that paint roller.

What to do on arrival day

Pia Neave

Arrival day is one of the biggest days of your time at university and it helps to be prepared. To get you ready for the big day, we’ve put together a few useful pointers to help things go smoothly.

10 ways to use your NUS card

Pia Neave

The NUS extra student card is an absolute must-have for students heading off to university, costing just £12 a year

Best procrastination websites

Sarah Yeomans

We’ve rounded up all the best procrastination sites to help you procrastinate more effectively.

Ten absolute truths about uni

Endsleigh

From freshers flu to getting locked out, here are 10 truths about university from the perspective of a former politics student.

Seven essentials to take to uni

Pia Neave

You’ve been accepted into uni, you’ve found out which halls you’re in and now it’s time to pack. To help you out we've compiled a list of must-have items in order to get you prepared.

Your uni finances

Olivia Hinkley

University is one of the most exciting times of your life, but getting your head around your finances can seem daunting. Student, Olivia, run through her top tips!

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?