Personal Finances

They say that Cash-Money is an army.

If that's the case then university students deserve a Victoria Cross, because we're often the ones with the most serious battle-scars.

Budgeting

Budgeting

If you’re thinking of moving out of home for the first time, you should probably scribble down a budget to see if you can afford to do it.

Changes to Youth Allowance for regional students

Changes to Youth Allowance for regional students

In September some changes to Youth Allowance were announced which you should definitely be aware of if you’re a rural student planning on going to uni in the next year or two.

Ernst & Young Top 5 Tax Return Tips

Ernst & Young Top 5 Tax Return Tips

We appreciate that after you finish school, tax would be the furthest thing from your mind. However, as you prepare to enter into the workforce, you will need to begin considering what your income tax obligations are and how you will meet them.

Jargon buster: the 2014/15 Federal Budget

Jargon buster: the 2014/15 Federal Budget

PERSONAL FINANCES Georgia 14/05/2014 

In case you missed it, the Abbott Government released its first Federal Budget last night. There was a lot of stuff in it, including changes to welfare, taxation, healthcare and infrastructure. Most importantly for school and university students, however, there were some big uni funding changes announced. Here at WD?WU? we’ve taken it upon ourselves to break down the government jargon and help explain what this might mean in real terms for students across the country.

Youth Allowance

Youth Allowance

Youth Allowance is a scheme offered by the federal government for young people who are studying, undertaking an Australian Apprenticeship, looking for work, or who are sick.