income

(step 1 of 10)



Use this section to record where all your money comes from. If you want to add another form of income, such as a partner's income, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Student loan

i

Enter the amount of your student loan here. See out student loan section for more information.

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0.00

Maintenance grant

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For more information on maintenance grants, visit our financial support section.

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0.00

Access hardship fund

i

For more information on access/hardship funding, visit our financial support section.

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0.00

NHS means tested bursary

i

NHS Bursaries are annual payments awarded to assist with day to day living costs while you are studying. Visit our section on NHS bursaries for more information.

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0.00

Benefits/tax credits

i

Visit our section on Benefits and Tax Credits for more information.

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0.00

Scholarship, bursary or award

i

Any income from scholarships, non-NHS bursaries or awards.

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Earnings/Employment

i

Any wages you earn after tax. For more information on Income Tax and National Insurance, see our jobs section.

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study

(step 2 of 10)



Use this section to record any costs associated with your study. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Tuition fees

i

The amount you pay yearly/termly to your university.

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Snacks/drinks while studying

i

Any food you eat whilst studying. Only include snacks here, there is another section for your main food bill.

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Textbooks

i

Include textbooks and any other course materials you need to purchase.

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Stationery, printer ink and photocopying

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Include stationery, printer ink, photocopying and any other practical expense of studying.

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accommodation

(step 3 of 10)



Use this section to record any costs associated with your accomodation. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page. For  information on cutting accommodation costs, see our section on accomodation.

Rent/hall fees/mortgage

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Include any payments you make for rent, hall fees or your mortgage.

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Gas

i

See our section on utility bills for information on reducing your gas bills.

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Water

i

See our section on utility bills for information on reducing your water bills.

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Electricity

i

See our section on utility bills for information on reducing your electricity bills.

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0.00

Home phone

i

See our section on TV, Phone and Broadband for information on reducing your telephone bills.

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0.00

Mobile phone

i

Record your monthly mobile phone bill here. If you are on pay as you go, put your average monthly spend.

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Tv license

i

A colour TV Licence costs £145.50 a year and a black and white TV Licence costs £49.00 a year.

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Insure contents

i

Insuring your belongings will costs less than replacing them! Put your yearly/monthly insurance cost here. See our insurance section for information on reducing the cost fo your insurance.

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Internet/broadband

i

See our section on TV, Phone and Broadband for information on reducing your broadband costs.

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Council tax

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Most students are exempt from Council Tax, but not all. See our section on Council Tax for more information.

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0.00

living

(step 4 of 10)



Use this section to record any day-to-day living costs. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Food shopping

i

See our section on food shopping for how you can reduce your bills.

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Childcare

i

Add any childcare costs here. You may also be eligible for childcare benefits. See our section on child benefits and tax credits for more information.

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Clothes

i

See our section on clothes for how you can reduce your clothing costs.

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0.00

Household goods

i

Record any sundry household goods here such as cleaning materials, toilet roll etc.

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Toiletries

i

Record any toiletries here.

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Laundry

i

If your house doesn't have a washing machine, remember to budget for laundry money.

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Haircut

i

Work out on average how much you spend monthly/yearly on haricuts and record it here.

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Birthday/christmas presents

i

Record the monthy/yearly cost of presents here.

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Charities

i

If you regularly give to charity, record this amount here.

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financial

(step 5 of 10)



Use this section to record what you spend on financial products. Only include what you pay for out of your income after tax; don't include any products that are deducted before tax such as workplace pension. If you want to add another product, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Insurance

i

Record any Payment Protection Insurance or similar costs here.

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Credit card repayments

i

Record your average credit card repayments here. See our section on credit cards for more information.

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0.00

Loan repayments

i

Record any regular loan repayments you make here.

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Savings

i

If you pay regularly into any savings account, record that here.

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healthcare

(step 6 of 10)



Use this section to record what you spend on healthcare and dentistry. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Prescriptions/dietry supplements

i

Include any prescription/medication charges that you might have.

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Dental treatment

i

NHS dentistry is cheaper than private, but it's not free so make sure you budget for 6 monthly checkups.

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Glasses/contact lenses

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If you wear glasses/contact lenses, record the monthly/yearly cost of those here.

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travel

(step 7 of 10)



Use this section to record what you spend on travel. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Travel to/from med school

i

Bus/train fares to/from medical school.

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Travel to/from placement

i

Bus/train fares to/from your placement.

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Fuel

i

If you drive a car, put your average monthly/weekly fuel costs here.

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Car insurance

i

It is illegal to drive your car uninsured. See our section on car insurance for how to reduce your costs.

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0.00

Car tax

i

The cost of car tax depends on the age and type of vehicle you have. Visit the Directgov site to calculate your car tax.

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0.00

Car servicing

i

Record the cost of annual car servicing and MOTs here.

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Car rescue

i

The annual cost of you roadside assistance and recovery service.

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Train travel

i

Add any train travel here that is not included above.

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lifestyle

(step 8 of 10)



Use this section to record what you spend on lifestyle and leisure time. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Eating out/takeaways

i

Eating out/takeaways

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0.00

Pubs/clubs

i

Pubs/Clubs

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0.00

Cinema

i

Cinema

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0.00

Sports/gym

i

Any sports clubs subs that you pay regularly or gym membership.

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0.00

Newspapers/magazines

i

Newspaper/magazine subscriptions.

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0.00

CDs,DVDs and games

i

CDs/DVDs/Games

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0.00

Cigarettes

i

Cigarettes

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0.00

Cable or satellite tv

i

See our section on TV, Phone and Broadband for information on reducing your cable/satellite TV costs.

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0.00

special

(step 9 of 10)



Use this section to record anything spent on special purchases such as your elective or medical equipment. If you want to add another cost, you can use the 'add another item' button at the bottom of the page.

Medical equipment

i

Record any costs associated with one-off medical equipement costs here.

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Computer/laptop

i

Record any costs associated with one-off computer/laptop purchases here.

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Holidays

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Any holiday costs should be recorded here.

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Elective

i

Your elective can be costly. Visit our elective section for more information about the sorts of things you'll need to consider.

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Graduation

i

You made it! Congratulations! But don't forget that there are a number of expenses associated with your graduation ceremony.

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