Student news

Helping you make the most of your money.

Student news

Helping you make the most of your money.

It’s National Student Money Week, and our Careers & Enterprise Team are helping you think about your finances and how to make the most of your money through free financial health checks with HSBC and dedicated workshops!

Financial Health Checks

Careers & Enterprise have an ongoing partnership with HSBC, who provide student workshops, as well as confidential 1-1 Financial Health Check Appointments – regardless of where you bank.

You can book an appointment with an experienced personal banker to go through a quick and easy 30 minute Financial Health Check, allowing you to ask any financial questions you may have. This complimentary service is available regardless of where you bank personally. To book this, email health-check@hsbc.com directly, and put ‘Canterbury Christ Church University’ in the subject bar.

Finance workshops

Join the Careers & Enterprise Team for the following upcoming workshops:

Starting Your Career (Money Matters): 2 March 2021

Anxious and excited are just some of the emotions you’ll be feeling when entering the workplace for the first time. This presentation highlights the resources available to you so that you get off to a great start with your new career. Covering off the basics such as understanding your payslip and budgeting, right the way through to securing the future that you want. We work to live, not live to work and it’s important you plan to achieve your hopes, dreams and ambitions.

Making the Most of your Money: 15 June 2021

Would you like to feel in control and understand the steps you could take to feel confident about your finances and make the most of your money?Managing your money can sometimes prove challenging and for many it’s a case of knowing where to start. Our ‘Making the Most of Your Money‘ presentation educates and explores ways to make the most of your everyday finances.

Additional support…

Don’t forget if you do have any financial worries or concerns, our Student Wellbeing Advisers are here to help. You can contact them via: studentwellbeing@canterbury.ac.uk or by attending their virtual drop-ins from Monday- Friday, between 12 noon and 1pm, via Blackboard.

Plus make sure you check back on the student news blog tomorrow, as we’ll be sharing top tips for budgeting as a student.