The impact of financial risk on student mental health
Dr Dominique Thompson joined us for an important session on the impact of financial risk on student mental health, including the motives for and consequences of risk-taking behaviour and what support staff can do to help students.
Supporting students with: Gambling and gaming
Kev from the Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust shared the biggest risks students face right now from gambling, betting and gaming, where they can get help and how staff can best support.
Supporting students with: Trading and investing
What's the difference between trading and investing? What's meme trading? And how can staff support students to trade and invest safely? Find out!
Supporting students with: Cryptocurrency
Everything support staff need to know about cryptocurrency - what it is, how it works and why young people are attracted to it, as well as the dangers for students and how staff can support students to use crypto safely.
Supporting students with: Loan sharks and illegal money lenders
Expert Steve Ward from the England Illegal Money Lending Team joined us to cover everything university and college staff need to know when it comes to loan sharks and how best to support students with illegal money lenders. Here's a summary of the session.
Supporting students with: Buy Now Pay Later
50% of Gen-Z are already using Buy Now Pay Later, and this figure is only going to grow! Here's everything staff need to know to support students with BNPL.
Happy birthday to us!
It's our birthday month! What better time to reflect on where we've come from, why, what we've achieved and where we're going next?
5 reasons to consider using tech for student financial support
Each cohort of students is more digitally expectant than the last and it's becoming increasingly important for institutions to incorporate technology into their financial support offering. Here's 5 reasons to consider it.
The future of financial support for students
With the future of financial support for students in mind, our latest research presents students' thoughts and identifies opportunities for institutions.
5 financial opportunities of the new tax year
The new tax year provides an opportunity to set some resolutions for your money. Here are 5 financial actions to take right now.