We love Christmas, and who are we to let a lack of funds get in the way of having a jolly time? With a festive sprinkling of budgeting and a dash of creativity, you’ll be able to have the Christmas you always dreamed of, without the bank balance of your nightmares.
If you’re struggling financially, you may be eligible for an award from the Financial Assistance Fund (FAF) – to apply, you need to complete an application form and provide evidence to demonstrate your finances over the academic year.
Offers are everywhere. Money off, multi-buy deals, discount cards – they are shouting from the shelves in supermarkets and shops all the time. But are they always a good option for saving money? These offers can tempt you into buying things you don’t really want. Here are our tips on finding your way through to the real bargains.