Looking for Good Universities in Australia?

Each person’s view of a ‘good’ university is different. Along with a reputable degree there are many other things that students want to take away from their time studying – this could be friends, travel experiences or some…

Why Study in Australia?

Relaxing on the beach in the Gold Coast, shopping up a storm in Melbourne and having a BBQ with mates in Perth are all tempting reasons to spend a bit of time Down Under. But why should you…

Are You Looking for Cheap Universities in Australia?

If you are hunting for cheap universities in Australia, you will have to consider not only academic fees but also the cost of living in the area. Depending on the level of study you have chosen, the price…

Choosing What to Study at University.

When some people leave school, or decide to go back to uni at a later date, they automatically know what to study at university. For some reason or another they just know… This may be because they have…

Best Ways to Save Money As a Student

Being frugal is fashionable, being cheap is chic and saving is sexy! No one will judge you for trying to reduce your expenses. In fact, they’ll probably ask you to show them how. In a 2012 survey 51%…

I Calculated My Budget and I Still Don’t Have Any Money!

Calculating your personal budget is not all you need to do to budget your student finances. You also have to stick to it. If your expenses are roughly the same as what you listed in your calculations then…

Preparing a Student Budget – Understanding Wants and Needs

Sometimes it can be hard to tell when you want something and when you actually need it. In this developed country we are lucky in so many ways but many of us still seem to suffer with ‘first…

Budgeting as a Student – Can I Afford One Pair of Shoes or Two.

This is what I thought budgeting was in my first year of university. I was living at home without paying rent. When I wasn’t at university I was working in retail. My parents paid for food, my car…