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How to save money and spend ethically

Posted on 17 February 2022

During National Student Money Week (21-25 February), we're looking at ways to save money and spend ethically.

Get involved

Webinar: How to save money on your energy bills
Monday 21 February
In this interactive webinar, you will learn some top tips on energy use in the home and managing utility bills. This is run by Katy Dowdall, from the Yorkshire Energy Doctor. There will also be information which will be particularly useful when planning to move into private sector property, to make sure everything is set-up correctly.

Webinar: University money workshop
Tuesday 22 February 
Wanting to make the most out of your money? Sign up for this webinar run by The Money Charity, specifically designed to support University students across the country to manage their money!

National Student Money Week stall
Wednesday 23 February
Come along to our stall outside the entrance to Vanbrugh Kitchen. Learn some cheap-to-make recipes, sustainable spending tips and potentially win some prizes!

Webinar: Sustainable Choices by HSBC
Thursday 24 February
Come to an HSBC financial capability session on 'Sustainable Choices', exploring the impact of our spending choices on our environment. We will look at a range of actions you can take, from making adjustments to everyday living to choosing how and where you spend your money in order to make cost and eco savings.

Get a financial health check
Friday 25 February
Got a further question or want to know where you stand with your own finances? Book a one-to-one slot with our Money Adviser to discuss ways of saving money, from Friday 25 February until the end of term.

Ten tips for saving money

Support if you're struggling

If you find that you are struggling to make ends meet, our Student Support and Advice Team can help. See our information on dealing with debt and make an appointment by completing the self-referral form on the Student Hub page.

Student Hub