How to support university students with 6 major financial risks
Here's a summary of our 6-part webinar series on major financial risks for university students and how staff can support students faced with these risks.
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.
A student perspective: financial anxiety in students and opportunities for the sector
Salma Hussain, President of KCLSU, joined us for a candid conversation about financial anxiety in students and opportunities for universities and colleges.
Financial education and student wellbeing with Dr Dominique Thompson
A summary of the conversation between Dr Dominique Thompson and our Founder & CEO, Vivi, about financial education and the impact of money worries on student wellbeing.
Takeaways from our sector expert webinar speakers
Our regular webinar briefings have kept HE staff up to date on all things financial wellbeing and support for students. Here's a recap of takeaways from this term's sector expert guest speakers.