Links

Health Warning: There is no shortage of websites offering advice regarding money but please be careful before accepting any service or product.

Members of the Youth Financial Capability Group (apart from SIFET).

The London Institute of Banking & Finance - www.libf.ac.uk
MyBnk - www.mybnk.org
The National Skills Academy for Financial Services - www.nsafs.co.uk
Personal Finance Education Group (part of Young Enterprise) - www.pfeg.org
The Money Charity - www.themoneycharity.org.uk

 

Free and impartial money advice

Citizens Advice Scotland - www.cas.org.uk
The Money Advice Service - www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk
Money Advice Scotland - www.moneyadvicescotland.org.uk

 

Resources for 16-24 year olds on budgeting, how to look after money and other topics

National Union of Students - www.nus.org.uk
Young Scot Extra - www.youngscotextra.org

 

Other Financial Education Providers in Scotland

RBS Moneysense for Schools - www.rbs.mymoneysense.com
Financial Education Partnership - www.fep.org.uk and www.ourskillsforce.co.uk

 

Funding for Students in higher education

Student Awards Agency for Scotland - www.saas.gov.uk
Student Loan Company - www.slc.co.uk
Student finance- www.gov.uk/student-finance
The Student Room - www.thestudentroom.co.uk

 

Financial Planning (including membership and careers)

The Institute of Financial Planning - www.cisi.org.uk
The Personal Finance Society - www.thepfs.org

 

Other

Consumer Credit - www.gov.uk/consumer-protection-rights
Credit Unions - www.abcul.org
Free debt advice - www.stepchange.org
Experian student microsite - www.experian.co.uk
Guardian - www.theguardian.com/money/student-finance
Money Saving Expert - www.moneysavingexpert.com
Telegraph - www.telegraph.co.uk/education/universityeducation/student-finance
TV Licensing (students section) - www.tvlicensing.co.uk/student-tv-licence