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Managing your money while studying

Heading off to university is an exciting time. Alongside studying and making friends comes the task of managing your money. See our guides on everything from getting ready for university, to budgeting and shopping tips.

Preparing for university

 

Head off to uni feeling ready with these 10 helpful tips.

 

Get your head around some of the key aspects of student banking.

 

How to protect your belongings when you move into halls or a shared house.

Budgeting at university

 

Find out how to create a budget specifically for you and ways to save money.

 

5 tips to help reduce your spending while you’re studying. 

 

See the techniques that can help you save money on your food shop. 

Borrowing money as a student

 

Get to grips with everything your student overdraft entails. 

 

See the different ways you can borrow money and what the pros and cons may be.

 

Look at the reasons for using a credit card and also mistakes to avoid.

Ready to open a student bank account?

A student bank account can help you manage your money while you’re studying. 

Find out more about opening an HSBC Student Bank Account and how it can help you stay on top your finances.

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Our new financial fitness hub is the perfect place for guidance and tips on building your financial strength.

Make the most of your time at uni by getting on top of your finances. Follow this guide for 5 tips on how you can effectively manage your money.  

Make sure all your belongings are covered by finding out about the different types of student insurance available. 

Starting to build your credit score can help you in the future. See how to build your credit score while you’re studying. 

Download the HSBC UK Mobile Banking app

You can manage your money on the move with the HSBC UK Mobile Banking App.

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