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    Hi

    I get £375.33 a month in student loans, this pays for my car, petrol, phone bill, insurance and dog insurance lol.

    I get £50 allowance from my dad, this would this be just for me each month as I would be staying at home and all food etc is paid for my by family.. I would get a part time job but I can't juggle things around, I want 100% focus on my computer science degree, I'm aiming for a first.. Looking for opinions? People who are in the same situation?
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    £375 doesn't sound like a lot to cover everything you mention but you know best. It's also very dependent on city and lifestyle. Have a think of what you currently spend on. A part time job is definitely doable with a full time course but you have to manage your time well.
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    (Original post by alleycat393)
    £375 doesn't sound like a lot to cover everything you mention but you know best. It's also very dependent on city and lifestyle. Have a think of what you currently spend on. A part time job is definitely doable with a full time course but you have to manage your time well.
    I'm going to Hertfordshire university

    Car finance: 100
    Petrol: 100
    Insurance: 110
    Phone bill: 65

    I just don't know what to do I don't want a job as this is my last chance. I dropped out of Greenwich university last year as I couldn't juggle 3 days a week work and 4 days university.

    I'm scared that I won't be able to work Saturday and Sunday and university 4 days a week at Hertfordshire
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    Not sure what you want me to say tbh. It looks like you've made up your mind already and I've given my opinion so good luck!
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    (Original post by Jodiekelly1995)
    Car finance: 100
    Petrol: 100
    Insurance: 110
    Phone bill: 65
    Are these your outgoings? In that case you need £375 a month but will have £375.33 + £50 coming in. So you can just about do it.

    That said - £65 on phones each month is bonkers. You should be able to get the top of the range whatever with unlimited everything for less than £40 and if you are a bit cunning you can do it for so much less than that. If you don't have much money, you can't afford to spend that much on phonage. I am not that well off and have a 4 year old handset and pay £12 a month for a sim only contract.

    Good luck!
 
 
 
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