Saving money on school uniforms – how to pay less for your child's school uniform
If you haven’t yet bought your child’s school uniform – it’s not too late to get a bargain.
It’s not too late to shop for school uniforms and you can still get a good deal. Compared to last year, some supermarkets and department stores have raised prices for some items, but others have reduced them (generally the department stores that were uncompetitive last year). So, who is the top of the class out of the major supermarkets and department stores and who could do better?
How a university scholarship could help pay fees and costs
Who can apply for a university scholarship, where do you find information and how much might you get?
If you’re off to university or are thinking of going, have you thought about applying for a scholarship? A scholarship can pay (a large) part or of your university fees. There are also some more modest grants, which start at a few hundred pounds. You may be awarded money on the basis of the subject you're studying, your academic excellence, your parents' job or the university you apply to.
Student bank accounts; how to choose the best bank account
If you're looking for a student bank account, what's the choice and what should you consider?
It's ‘A’ level results time and that means deciding whether you can go to your chosen university and which bank to open your student account with. Pick the right one and you could get an interest-free overdraft of up to £3,000, but the overdraft level is not guaranteed. So what should you look for and which student bank accounts make the grade?