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Decorating a Student Room

Moving to university for the the first time is a scary experience. once you get there you have a room all to yourself. This room is your own personal space. It should express who you are and what you are all about. A standard student room is normally very plain and basic, trying to fit all of the basic amenities into a small space so that the landlord/owner can cram in as many students into the same space. But if you decorate the room, you can easily make your room seem much more appealing and make it seem like a home away from home. Here are a few tips for you to bear in mind.

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Tips to Find Private Student Housing

Finding Student Housing can be a pain, but it really shouldn’t be. There are plenty of ways to make this job a lot easier for you and the people you are planning on living with.

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Getting your Deposit Back from a Landlord

Do you want the deposit back from your landlord?

College or university life indeed has very high private as well as social benefits but unluckily it also has significant costs. Students often have to do part-time jobs to make their way through university education. In addition to that, lack of motivation often comes into play and as a result students procrastinate and waste time in useless activities that have no relation whatsoever with their studies at university (Check out our article on staying motivated to avoid procrastination). Another notable cost aspect is that of student accommodation. In this regard, getting the deposit back from the landlord is often a problem for students. It is a fact that people of this age are careless and impetuous but getting a deposit back could be a source of big relief. The objective of this article is to give students some tips in getting this back in the context of student funding.Here are some of the things which students can do to get deposit back…

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How to save Money on your Bills

It is no hidden fact that costs of tertiary education are quite substantial and students have to find different ways to save money in order to finance their education. The challenges in college education are many and each more daunting than the previous. Lack of motivation and slump before final exams is just one of the many against which students have to devise a plan to counter it. The purpose of this article is to discuss a more specific financial issue which every student is bound to face. In addition to the cost of apartment or accommodation, paying all bills becomes extremely challenging along with the studies and projects. In this regard, this is a worth reading article as it explores and discusses different ways to cope with this issue at hand. Here are some of the tips…