Study and Work

One of the major challenges that students find is to study and work. That old question of how to bring in enough money to pay the bills and keep food on the table and maybe enough to keep…

Stop drawing budget’s and start Budgeting!

Budgeting is probably one of those dirty words that no one likes to hear.  It’s the sort of word that most people put in the too hard, too boring basket along sorting out your Superannuation. Many people dont…

University Room

Getting a good university room is not easy. Accommodation while at university  easily one of the largest expenses most people have. For students finding a university room thats affordable and functional can be simplified, here is an article that may…

Eligability for Austudy

I put together this article to hopefully shed some light on what it means to be eligible for Austudy. There is a couple of conditions that need to be met, firstly you need to be able to prove…

Budgeting: That Dirty Word

Its often considered a dirty word among many people. Its probably understandable when you think that most people have this perception of budgeting as something that restricts you from buying the things that you want when you want…

Student Start up scholarship: What is it, and am I eligible?

Everyone knows the start of the uni semester is difficult for students. Students will have expenses like textbooks, stationary or might be moving closer to uni. It can be a difficult period but luckily Centrelink provides what’s known…

Funding University

University is expensive, not only do you need to find money for course fees and text books but you will also need to find funds for everyday living expenses such as food, electricity, rent and entertainment. For someone…

Cost for Studying Abroad

Going overseas to study for a period can be one of the best times you can have in your life.  Although the cost for studying abroad is high you will make international friends and experience some amazing times….

Centrelink Student Benefits

It surprises me that many students have little or no knowledge that they are entitled to benefits from Centrelink. It would be certainly interesting to know the statistics but I’m positively sure there is a huge number of…