The past year has been a challenging one, not least in relation to managing finances. So the theme for this year’s event is ‘Expect the Unexpected’

National Student Money Week will be bringing you a number of resources and workshops to help you plan and manage your finances. There are a number of webinars, e-books and competitions you can get involved in during the week to help you plan your finances for a rainy day.

Online workshops and webinars

Monday 22 February
Digital Fraud and Safety workshop
Time: 2pm to 3pm

Let us help you understand the risks using the internet and technology brings, and show you how to prevent them from affecting you when at home.

Book via MySkills

Tuesday 23 February
Financial wellbeing in Covid times webinar
Time: 3pm to 4pm

  • what is a recession and why is one coming: understand the impact of macro events on your life
  • assessing your current financial situation: how to work out where you are and how to get where you want
  • developing financial goals: how to set your personal, big-picture objectives
  • identifying courses of action: take steps to turn goals into reality

For full details and to sign up visit the National Student Money Week Webinars page.

Wednesday 24 February
Digital Fraud and Safety workshop
Time: 12 noon to 1pm

Let us help you understand the risks using the internet and technology brings, and show you how to prevent them from affecting you when at home.

Book via MySkills

Thursday 25 February
Building financial resilience for all (and any) time webinar
Time: 3pm to 4pm

  • developing a strong foundation: to withstand any financial situation life throws at you
  • budgeting like a boss: why the B-word is the most important word
  • getting out of debt: because that’s where your power will be
  • saving for investment: the basis of building wealth
  • practical steps for turbulent times: prepare for the unexpected

For full details and to sign up visit the National Student Money Week Webinars page.

Bootcamp and competition

This is a 3 day email learning bootcamp. All students who complete the bootcamp will be entered into a prize draw to win:

  • 4 x £250 prizes
  • 4 x 1:1 sessions with independent financial advisers

Register for the email bootcamp on the website to take part.

Free e-book

Download the free pocket sized e-book which is full of planning strategies to help you save for a rainy day.

Further support

If you are experiencing difficulties with your finances and would like to talk to someone our Money Advice service runs drop-in sessions where you can speak to an Adviser. Alternatively, you can book an appointment. They can discuss managing your money, hardship grants, loans, funding and anything else that may be causing you financial worry.