The UPEI Student Union strongly believes that financial literacy is an essential aspect for students to be aware of to maintain being financially healthy. This section provides several tips, resources and more to help you, folks, in terms of finance.
1. Textbooks are just as good the second or third time around
TIP: Finding one friend in class and splitting the cost of one online book can help you save a lot of money.
2. Consider opening a savings account.
Note: We recognize that this step might not be applicable to everyone depending on their financial status.
1. Make use of student discounts.
Do you want to eat healthy & nutritious meals, but not worry about breaking the bank? Check out this website for some tips to help!
Here’s a monthly budget tracker template that you can use to help you keep track of your finances.
Click here to download your own copy!
If you have any additional items that you think would be helpful to your peers, send them our way by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com!