Keeping an eye on your money can mean the difference between struggling and having an amazing time at Lancaster.

If you’re managing your money for the first time or you need a nudge to help you save your pennies, try using a budget calculator to work out your incomings and outgoings before you get in a panic.

Getting yourself a Purple Card or NUS Extra Card is a great way to grab discounts in Lancaster and in loads of high street stores.

If you’re struggling with money and need a helping hand, the university may be able to support you through hardship funding or scholarships.

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