The Student Guide to Christmas on a Budget
The best time of the year is almost upon us! For most students, this will mean a trip back home and the need to budget for decorations, food, gifts and other festive essentials.
At Digs, we don’t think financial worries should cast a shadow over Christmas, read on to discover our top tips for having your best Christmas ever without having to break the bank.Read more
5 Ways to Earn Extra Money at Uni and Pay Off Your Student Debt Faster
There’s no denying that being a student is a pricey prospect in this day and age, especially for those studying in the UK. You don’t need us to tell you about the ever-rising cost of tuition, bills and basic living expenses, as well as the increasing levels of debt that most undergraduates rack up before they even begin on their career journey.Read more
Things to Consider When Choosing Your Student Accommodation
With all the excitement that comes with moving into student accommodation, it can be easy to rush into choosing a property, only to find out later in the year that it’s not well suited to your requirements.
To help ensure you choose the right property, we’ve pulled together our top considerations for making the decision, we’ll also take a look at how private accommodation compares with student halls.Read more
Practical Tips for International Students Studying In Bristol
Offering a diverse mix of courses across hundreds of world-class universities, it’s no wonder that the U.K is one of the most popular destinations for postgraduates to come to study abroad.
Whilst there are many wonderful things to look forward to about studying in the UK, with so much to consider and plan for, it can be a daunting task.
From finances and accommodation to travel and weather preparation, we’ve pulled together a list of our top tips for international students coming to Bristol to study at university to get your term off to the right start.Read more
Top Tips for Saving Money Whilst At University
If you’re new to university, receiving your first student loan may feel like your best payday yet.
But without proper budgeting, you could be faced with a premature call to the bank of Mum and Dad.
To help you budget better and save a penny here and there, we’ve come up with our top tips for saving money at university.Read more
Free Apps Every Student Needs To Download
Who could live without apps? They help keep us organised, prevent us from getting lost and distract us from important things. But with around 2.8m apps available on the Google Play store and 2.2m on the Apple app store, it can be hard to know which ones are worth downloading.Read more
The Freshers Guide To Eating and Staying Healthy at University
If you’re new to uni life, or just unsure how best to stay healthy at university, read our latest blog post for healthy meal tips on a budget, exercise ideas and guidance and help for ensuring your mental wellbeing doesn’t decline whilst you are at university.Read more