Best Meal for Students

I just sat down from a meal of one of my favourites. I consider it to be the best student meal there is! No, im not talking about lobster or Expensive Chocolate, nor was it a Big Mac…

Relocation Scholarship – Paying for Home Away from Home

Relocation Scholarship – Paying for Home Away from Home Those who shift for the purpose of higher studies know very well how it feels to stay away from their parents’ home. Among many other problems, the most prominent…

Mobile Phone & Internet Bills – Taming the Financial Demons

With several communication services, numerous devices, and abundant apps, connectivity indeed has become the hallmark of present times. Surveys conducted in developed countries indicated that 4 out of 5 persons own a personal mobile phone. Likewise, internet access…

Government Allowances & Scholarships – Understanding Two Major Types of Financial Assistance in Australia

Government Allowances & Scholarships – Understanding Two Major Types of Financial Assistance in Australia It goes without saying that being a student is costly if not backed by certain financial assistance programs. In the absence of scholarships and…

Five Easy Financial Tips for Australian Students

A student’s life can be deadly in two senses: a) you enjoy it fully to experience the real charm of this phase; b) you are short of money and unfortunately under the burden of debt. While the first…

Financial Guide for International Students in Australia

Financial Guide for International Students in Australia Being an international student in Australia, the best habit that you can develop is money management. It goes without saying that international students live on a tight budget as compared to…

Save on Mobile Phone Bills

Having a mobile phone is a must even for students. You need to be in touch with your family and friends. You should know how to keep the mobile phone bills within reasonable costs though. Here are a…

Disadvantages of Studying Abroad

Studying abroad is an increasing trend these days, and is not limited to the elite anymore. Students from all classes are availing programs which finance their education and they pursue their specialization at international universities. Studying abroad has…

Money Matters – How To Avoid Borrowing Money from Loved Ones

Money Matters – How To Avoid Borrowing Money from Loved Ones “Neither a borrower, nor a lender be; for loan oft loses both itself and friend,” said Shakespeare and right he was. Money is one of those things…

How to Apply for Austudy

How to Apply for Austudy The Australian government funds the Austudy program to help support Australian students financially during the course of their education. In the 2010-2011 financial year alone, the government expenditure on Austudy amounted to more…