University & Money – what you need to know in your first year
Heading off to university? Exciting times!
Julie & Catherine are the first to admit that they found finances difficult when they went to Uni. Julie was a self-confessed disaster. This might be your first-time managing money. We want to share what we wish we knew when we were younger so you can avoid our mistakes.
We are going to give you a run down on everything you need to know and answer the questions you sent in. We’ll be covering:
- Breakdown your cashflow
- Manage your expenses
- How to save money
- Apps & resources
5.42 Why cashflow is different for students, and how to manage it
10.50 How to make sure you have money for food, but also money for fun
17.03 Save money on books
20.35 Student bank accounts
27.27 Handy apps
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Catherine Thomas-Humphreys is an Award Wining Financial Coach, Qualified Financial Adviser and Family Will Writer.
Catherine believes money is a force for good and when in the hands of good people can be used to do great things. She loves working with purpose-led parents who are ready to change their money habits & beliefs to achieve financial success for themselves and their family.
She founded #TheFinfluencer as a safe space to coach and empower parents to influence, make, save, spend and grow money, consciously, ethically and positively.
Julie Flynn is an experienced independent financial adviser and financial coach. Justice and equality drive Julie. Which is why she’s spent years studying and researching how stress affects our financial decision making.
She uses her years of experience and research to support women experiencing or planning significant change in their lives.
Julie is best known for her work with women who have lost their partner and coaching financial services business who want to implement fair and transparent charges.
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