A helpful and hopeful book about where to get the money and how to make it last. Advice on the various ways in which to raise the cash; student loans and parental contributions; benefits for older or disabled students; scholarships and grants etc.; and ways in which to manage it - from living cheaply to earning extra; from budgeting to managing your credit cards; from ways in which to pay off your loans; to finding the best deal for your mobile. Cartoons and anecdotes to illustrate the best and worst ways in which to survive the financial hazards of being at university..
Jimmy Leach is editor of EducationGuardian.co.uk. He also edits the Guardian University Guide.